In this book, Charlie learns more about his lost father. I'm sure that lots of you are thinking what I'm thinking, "Mr. Pilgram". It seems that he alw..Show More »ays doesn't know what happened around him. In the first chapter, the flames came to warn Chalie to keep and eye on his mother. Then some really stange things began to happen................
I don't want to spoil your fun, so you better read it yourself to find out what happened next.
Charlie Bone and the Shadow is the seventh book in the Children of the Red King series. Count Harken is back to try to get revenge on the heirs of the..Show More » Red King. His plot this time is to go back in time to get to Charlie before Charlie was ever born. It is up to Charlie to save his ancestor and save himself. Dad Bone and Mom Bone are not in this one as they go off on a second honeymoon, so no father son team up to squash the bad guy. Sorely missing are Emma and Olivia, the only real female characters. Emma has one scene and Olivia is not even in the story. For a series with better characters, strong female leads and more adventure, try Kingdoms and the Elves of the Reaches.
This book was one of the most exciting of the series as it tied up many loose ends and ended with a Bang. This series is one that I would not mind sh..Show More »aring with my children as they get older. The audio presenter changed from the first half to the second half of the audio books. I preferred the first audio presenter over the presenter in the latter half of the series. Over all, an excellent book and I couldn’t put it down.