The Stonekeeper has ratings and reviews. Patrick said: A fun graphic novel. It’s probably YA, or middle grade. But I still enjoyed it pretty. Almost too clever and poignant, Amulet is, on the surface, about Kazu Kibuishi, Author Amulet: The Stonekeeper Kazu K $ (p) ISBN. Tragic events kick off action-packed graphic novel fantasy. Read Common Sense Media’s The Stonekeeper: Amulet, Book 1 review, age rating, and parents guide.

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The graphics here are beautiful as well as very colorful, which adds to the mesmerizing tale that is both touching and exciting to read.

Amulet is possibly the single most creative story I’ve ever read. Jul 05, Jesse JesseTheReader rated it it was amazing. The series boasts gorgeous artwork and a colorful cast of quirky little robots.

Sign in or join to save for later. Jan 07, Cameron Chaney rated it it was amazing Shelves: Silas says that Emily’s amulet has great power and will allow her to rule the land of Alledia, and even has the power to turn back time, making Emily think of when her dad was alive and the possibility that she can use the Amulet to wmulet her dad back.

Sep 20, Sh3lly grumpybookgrrrl. The illustrations were really cool in this one but I guess I was expecting a little more. Em and Navin, desperate not to lose her, follow her into an underground world inhabited by demons, robots, and talking animals. stonekeepef

Meanwhile, the elves fire on the academy’s ship where Alyson Hunter and 2 other recruits are to stonekseper their mech suits to the city of Lucien, which has already been destroyed by Max.

She has bright red hair, and later uses a long walking stick to channel the stone’s power per Leon’s advice. The story fast forwards once they enter another world.

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I will be continuing with this series. Together with Miskit, they face the most terrifying monster of all, and Em finally has the chance to save someone she loves. They go on some adventures and then we have to find out what happens in the next book I found this story to stonekeper an overall exciting and exhilarating adventure, And I’m really interested to find out more about this world.


Trellis is the son of the Elf King and younger brother of Luger, as well as a stonekeeper and intended successor to the throne of Gulfen. I think that is what interests me the most about this story and what makes me want to grab it and read it again. The Cloud Searchers Kazu Kibuishi. Wonderful creatures and devices, a very adorable family thrust into the story of their grandfather’s mysterious past into a world of magic and evil but with lots of friends along the way and the mystery of the Storekeepers.

Someone else wants them to harness its power for good. There are some pretty amusing moments, after all. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Kazu Kibuishi Fantasy It was so amylet, this is like one of the best grafic novels you could ever read I am almost done with the series: Emily, Leon and Miskit arrive at their destination and are encountered by the Gadobah trees, which are future-telling trees that bear the fruit that can cure Emily’s mother. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. All kinds of things happen and Emily and Navin are on a search for their mom, which leads them to a home in the middle of another nowhere place.

After David Hayes died in a wmulet accident, his widow, Karen, and their children, Emily and Navin, move stonekeepeg a house in the little town of Norlen near San Francisco stonekeeepr, as Karen hopes that a new location will help them reboot amuulet lives. Young adult Graphic stondkeeper Science fiction Horror.

Amulet Book 1: The Stonekeeper by Kazu Kibuishi

Want personalized picks that fit your family? Another, secondary character dies of old age. If the rest of the series is like book one, this may end up being my favorite series of all tim Amulet is possibly the single most creative story I’ve ever read.


Common Sense is a nonprofit organization. Set in a mysterious fantasy world, The Stonekeeper bears little resemblance to real life, but it does offer lessons about bravery, commitment, and family loyalty. Emily and Navin are lost children, literally lost in a dark, new world and struggling to save their mother, who has been kidnapped by a drooling, tentacled beast.

The people of Kanalis have been slowly turning into animals over years due to a curse, as the newcomers discover.

But a commitment to your family’s past doesn’t mean that you can’t find your own way in the world. More By and About This Author. Few in this adventure are completely evil, and everyone offers understandable motives for their actions. Graphic Novels in Your School Library. Every story, whether it’s being told orally, as a book, as a graphic novel, or in a kind of performance is allowed to reuse old tropes. Many significant events from his past are revealed to him when Trellis tries to enter the Void in book stlnekeeper, as he finds out he was primarily raised by his mild historian uncle and when he entered his memories in book 7, learning about how he received his scar and the fate of his late uncle.

Now deep underground, the children see a house on a column of rock that is surrounded by water.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Its prologue features the death of a parent, which might upset some younger readers. Open Preview See a Problem?

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The Stonekeeper: Amulet, Book 1

There are rugged heroes, mysterious prophecies, and many examples of bravery and friendship throughout the three books. Rhode Island Children’s Book Award.

And I have to say, I’m quite impressed.