The hunt for Zavac is on, and the Heron' s pick up another crew member a young lady named Lydia. A duel between ships will decide the fate of the Hero..Show More »n crew. A great adventure story is John Flanagan' s Brotherband Chronicles, my only complaint is John Keating' s bad accents.
Hal and his Heron Brotherband are trainee Skandian warriors, together they learn to work as a team to win the right to be the honour guard for the And..Show More »omal, a precious treasure that is venerated by the Skandians. It is an excellent adventure story for young readers. John Keating gives a pretty good performance of the book. John Flanagan is the author of the highly popular series Ranger's Apprentice. The Brotherband Chronicles is the follow on series focusing mostly on Skandians and not Araluen as in Ranger' s Apprentice.
The way these books are written they almost make the reader part of the adventure. One of the things that I liked about this book was that it didn't h..Show More »ave all that unnecessary sex junk that a lot of adult books have, it was just a great book that anyone can read.
The Invaders is an excellent adventure in the Brotherband Chronicles. This time Hal and his Heron Brotherband are on the trail of Zavac and his crew ..Show More »of cutthroat pirates, on a quest to retrieve the stolen Andomal and regain their honour. The second story in this series, that promises to be even better than John Flanagan's bestselling Ranger's Apprentice series. John Keating gives a reasonable performance, but his Skandian accents are terrible.
As always wonderfully written and performed by both Johns' a .little overly repetitive with respect to the identity confusion between the twins possib..Show More »ly because the same descriptive text used. But overall wonderful and relaxing for all ages.
John Flannigan and John Keating have done it again. I'm one of those adults stuck in the YA world, and this series is great. I can't wait for my son t..Show More »o get just a little bit older to enjoy them with him.
I love the adventitious story lines and the important roles that each and ever character plays.
This series was very enjoyable. The narrator was exceptionally consistent in voice for the various characters, making the book come to life. I had p..Show More »urchased this for my boys (ages 10 - 22) to listen to on long trips. As they would play over the car stereo, I got interested and even my wife has been excited to share this adventure with our boys. Another success for John Flanagan.