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Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising Sequence)

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Published by Simon Pulse .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Action & Adventure - General,
  • Classics,
  • Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Magic,
  • Juvenile Fiction / Science Fiction, Fantasy, Magic,
  • Legends, Myths, & Fables - Arthurian,
  • Juvenile Fiction,
  • Children"s Books - Young Adult Fiction,
  • Cornwall (England),
  • Fantasy,
  • Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 7-9)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8458979M
    ISBN 10141694964X
    ISBN 109781416949640


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Over sea, under stone. (The Dark is rising sequence) Summary: Three children on a holiday in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest for a grail that would reveal the true story of King Arthur and that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the forces of the Dark.

Fantasy. /5(32). Over Sea, Under Stone is just as good as I remembered from my childhood, and it was a wonderful experience listening with my children. Better written than the Harry Potter books, in my opinion (the children didn't agree with me on this one, they think Harry Potter has the edge) but with as much imagination and excitement.

Over Sea, Under Stone by Susan Cooper () W hen the age old legend of King Arthur's battle for Good against the forces of Evil springs into life again in modern Cornwall the three Drew children are caught in the thick of it.

Over Sea, Under Stone is a young adult fantasy novel published in by the English author Susan Cooper. It is the first of five books in Cooper’s The Dark is Rising series. It tells the story of the three Drew children who Under Stone book on holiday discover secrets related to the legend of King Arthur.

"Over Sea, Under Stone" is the first of 5 books in The Dark is Rising Series but can be enjoyed in it's own right. It tells of 3 children on holiday in Cornwall (land of King Aruthur) who discover an ancient map which leads them on a search for Grail. Over Sea, Under Stone is the first book in Cooper's superb The Dark is Rising quintet.

Simon, Jane and Barney Drew arrive in Cornwall for a summer holiday in the harbour village of Trewissick. All Author: Sarah Crown. Over Sea, Under Stone • Chapter One • Susan Cooper is one of our foremost children’s authors; her classic five-book fantasy sequence The Over Sea Is Rising has sold millions of copies worldwide.

Her many books have won the Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor, Released on: J Over Sea, Under Stone and Greenwitch are set in Trewissick, which is based on a village in southern Cornwall called Mevagissey which Susan Cooper used to visit as a child. The Dark Is Rising is set in the part of Buckinghamshire where Cooper grew up: Huntercombe is based on the small village of Dorney, and the Great Hall is Dorney : Susan Cooper.

The fourth book came out the next year and the fifth book finished the series in Two of the books in the series were also put up for a Carnegie Medal, a Under Stone book literary distinction. Over Sea, Under Stone is the first novel in the fantasy series by talented author Susan Cooper.

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FREE Shipping Due to COVID, orders may be : Margaret K. McElderry Books. Over Sea, Under Stone is the first book in my favorite series of all time. I first read it repeatedly when I was ten years old, again in Ireland at and once more this year at the age of The lore (as it refers to the wisdom of a people) and imagination of the series is profound, the characters both ordinary and extraordinary enough Cited by:   Over Sea Under Stone is a great book, just as vivid and imaginative as ever.

I know readers may compare it to Harry Potter and maybe be a little disappointed, but even today this series hold their own even after 30 plus years.

Am now on last book Silver on the Tree and will be sorry my journey with the forces of the Dark and the Light has come /5(). The Dark Is Rising Sequence book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Cooper's highly acclaimed series—Over Sea, Under Stone /5.

Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising Sequence) by Susan Cooper and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Over Sea, Under Stone: The Dark is Rising Sequence, Book 1: Throughout time, the forces of good and evil have battled continuously, maintaining the balance.

Whenever evil forces grow too powerful, a champion of good is called to drive them back. This LT work, Over Sea, Under Stone, is Book 1 (of 5 Books) in Susan Cooper's The Dark Is Rising Sequence. Please distinguish it from other single titles in the series, and from any combination(s) of part or all of the series.

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The story, which starts slowly, becomes more compelling as the supernatural starts to take over, although the mystic powers never reach the terrifying proportions they should have, and the ending Author: Susan Cooper.

Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark Is Rising Book 1) March 3, by. Author: Susan Cooper About the Book On the Edge of the Dark Sea of Darkness. The Dragon's Tooth (Ashtown Burials #1) The Fellowship of the Ring:.

Over Sea, Under Stone tells the story of one of the skirmishes between good (Light) and evil (Dark) that culminates in the cosmic battle recorded in the last novel of the series, Silver on the Tree. All of the main characters in the novel fight on one of these two sides, although their allegiances are not always immediately clear.

Over Sea, Under Stone a Newbery Honor, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Awa More about Susan Cooper. Over Sea, Under Stone. Embed; Copy and paste the code into your website. Borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and videos from thousands of public libraries worldwide.

Over Sea, Under Stone, UK 1st ed. dustjacket. Summary. Simon, Jane and Barney Drew visit the seaside village of Trewissick in Cornwall with their parents, to stay with "Great-Uncle Merry".They stay in The Grey House, which belongs to a Captain Toms, who has left behind his red setter Rufus for them to look after.

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The story, which starts slowly, becomes more compelling as the supernatural starts to take over, although the mystic powers never reach the terrifying proportions they should have, and the ending, necessarily ambiguous, seems uncomfortably contrived.

The theme of good and evil in violent opposition is always a forceful one, but beyond this book. The first volume of Susan Cooper's brilliant and absorbing fantasy series, The Dark Is holiday in Cornwall, the three Drew children discover an ancient map in the attic of the house that they are staying in.

They know immediately that it is special. It is even more than that -- the key to finding a grail, a source of power to fight the forces of evil known as the Dark. This category lists characters in Over Sea, Under Stone. It is currently incomplete. Get this from a library.

Over sea, under stone. [Susan Cooper; Margery Gill] -- Three children on vacation in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest that entraps them in the eternal battle between the forces of the Light and the Dark. The Dark Is Rising is a fantasy novel by Susan Cooper.

It is the second book in The Dark Is Rising Sequence, and goes much more in depth about the various fantasy elements than the first book, Over Sea, Under Stone. The book tells the story of Will, an eleven year-old boy, who discovers that he is the last of the Old Ones, a race that are born Followed by: Greenwitch.

Get this from a library. Over sea, under stone. [Susan Cooper; Margery Gill] -- Three children on a holiday in Cornwall find an ancient manuscript which sends them on a dangerous quest for a grail that would reveal the true story of King Arthur.

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Susan Cooper has yet to equal "The Dark is Rising," the second book of her classic Dark is Rising Sequence. Independent of the first book "Over Sea Under Stone," this is also darker, more magical, more intense, and one of the most beautifully written fantasy novels in by: 5.

Over Sea, Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark is Rising #1) View larger image. By: Susan Cooper. Synopsis This is the first volume of Susan Cooper's brilliant and absorbing fantasy sequence known as The Dark Is Rising.

This is a copyrighted book. Author: Susan Cooper. Susan Cooper wrote Over Sea, Under Stone as a single novel; she did not see it as the first in a series of five novels until years later. Yet in the last sentence of the book, Barney predicts Jane, Simon, Great-Uncle Merry, and he will "know one day" what the.

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Your students will love this 'Book: Over Sea, Under Stone (upper elem/middle)'. Vocabulary, short answer, and essay questions to review the first book in Susan Cooper's popular "Dark Is Rising" series. The first chapter of the seminal The Dark is Rising sequence, Over Sea, Under Stone is lighter than the increasingly dense and grandiose books which followed, centring on a group of children discovering a mysterious artefact on a Cornish holiday.

Packed with portents of thrilling adventures to come, this is a wonderful introduction to a Author: Susan Cooper. The Dark is Rising, Books I-III. Over Sea, Under The Stone by Susan Cooper.

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Over Sea, Under Stone, by Susan Cooper, is the story of the three Drew holiday in Cornwall, Barney, Simon, and Jane find themselves in a fantastical mansion called the Gray House.