The Forests of Silence is a collection of three forests that span both Topaz and Ruby The rest of Gorl’s vines were destroyed by the animals of the forest. All that stands against him is the magic Belt of Deltora with its seven s. Contact Us. Book – The Forest of Silence by Emily Rodda. Deltora Quest #1. Emily Rodda’s book “Deltora Quest; The Forest of Silence” is a fantasy book with magic like no other. The Kingdom of Deltora is under attack from the Shadow.

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My sister and I both read these in fourth grade I graduated high school this May, for referenceand to this day they rank among our favorite series read, ever.

The Forests of Silence (Deltora Quest #1) by Emily Rodda

He therefore never let quezt Belt out of his sight. With every generation, the Belt was worn less and less, diminishing its effect. They got split apart very sadly. Open Preview See a Problem?

The Forests of Silence

In secrecy, with only a hand-drawn map to guide them, two unlikely companions set out on a perilous quest. No higher resolution available. The boy flees the castle which has been enchanted to always present a picture of prosperity to anyone withinaccused of murder, and finds his way through the destitute countryside to the local smithy which may or may not have been the remains of the qeust king’s smithywhere he is welcomed and sheltered.

The second half is very the action starts and the three main characters meet. Because the people of those days were divided into seven tribes, the Shadow Army soon overwhelmed much of the land.


Third, he is given a leather belt, crafted to conceal fores newly reforged Belt of Deltora. Realising that he can move, Lief gets up and begins to climb the nearest tree.

Due to an accident some years before, the smith himself is unable to pursue the quest of retrieving the gems, but he has salvaged the Belt itself.

Published May 1st by Scholastic Inc. Sep 19, Novalee Gorden rated it it was amazing. There are also some YA themes – the main protagonist muses on death and futility in at least two places – which really earmark this book as for pre-teens.

With every generation, the Belt was worn less and less, diminishing its effect. Jarred, seeing that Endon believes him, is forced to flee from the palace and is taken in by a qiest, Crianwho trained him to be a blacksmith as if he were his own son. Those who are familiar with the series know the cliches end there.

This was a quick and fun reread. Each book involves the characters finding a gem to fit into the belt of Deltora, which only the true heir deltira wear. I needed something to get me out silrnce a reading slump and there’s nothing like a good quest to do it!

As the son of a blacksmith who once lived in the palacehe spends his days helping his parents in the forge and qudst to read and write. Jasmine says that when she was seven years old, she was fetching water at the stream when she heard the Grey Guards approaching the home she shared with her parents.

After wading through the stream for some time the companions reached a grove decorated with fruits. Jared’s parents died so he is still in the castle to be best friends with the prince.


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Anna, who was now with child, went to open the window, thinking it seltora warm in the room. Fantasy Literature Go to these sites for info or for help with your own wiki! The Lilies produce a nectar of healing and, potentially, immortality. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. The Shadow Lord has grown complacent in his rule, however, and started to turn his attention of further conquest.

If you have any interest in high fantasy writing full of magic, monsters and battles please give this a shot. When I worked at the bookstore I bought the follow-up series for my brother, even though he was too old for them by this point.

Under the Shadowwhich begins the main story of the series, with Lief as the protagonist. Even though the action part of the story is relatively short, it is well balanced by the backstory.

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Pages to import images to Wikidata All articles with unsourced statements Articles with unsourced statements from May And the whole tree accident to Jarred’s leg wasn’t believable. There they meet Jasmine, a girl who has spent most of her life living in the Forests. The book opens with a boy called Jarred, a friend of Prince Endon. All that stands against him is the magic Belt of Deltora with its seven foeest of great and mysterious power.