âOpen the cover, fasten your seat belt, and get ready for a rip-roaring ride!â âRidley Pearson, author of the New York Times bestselling series Kingdom Keepers
Twelve-year-old Will Wilder is back to protect the town of Perilous Falls from another ancient evilâthe fearsome demon, Amon.
When the storied Staff of Mosesâresponsible for summoning the plagues of ancient Egyptâvanishes from the museum in Perilous Falls, Will Wilder is suspect number one. Desperate to prove his innocence and stop the thief from unleashing terrors upon the town of Perilous Falls, Will must use his supernatural gift to locate the beastâbut itâs nowhere to be found.
As the river runs with blood, sharp-toothed frogs surround his home, and clouds of swarming gnats choke the streets, Will must rely on his supernatural ability, everything he learned from his training, and help from his friends, siblings, and Great-Aunt Lucille to find the missing staff and unmask the hidden evil before time runs out for all of them.
âThis new Will Wilder tale will have readers itching for adventures of their own.â âN. D. Wilson, author of the acclaimed 100 Cupboards series
"Surprising spiritual depth with a hearty helping of monsters and miracles." âKirkus Reviews
Praise for Book 1 in the Will Wilder series, The Relic of Perilous Falls
âYouâll love this wild and thrilling tale. It DOES NOT STOP!â âDave Barry, #1 New York Times bestselling author
â[A]n action-packed story of pith helmets and secret passageways, prophecy and skepticism, temptation and wickedness, and the most agile and lethal great-aunt a boy could hope to have.ââThe Wall Street Journal
âWith shades of Indiana Jones and Percy Jackson, Will Wilderâs antics are sure to appeal to middle-grade readers looking for the next great adventure.â âBooklist
âSuspense, adventure, humor, a compelling story, and characters that fired my imagination. Great fun and great frights.â âDean Koontz, #1 New York Times bestselling author
Author: Raymond Arroyo
Publisher: Random House Publishers
Grade Level: 3rd-7th