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By Michael Berry, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Never-a-dull-moment futuristic fantasy brims with energy.

Book Antony John Fantasy 2012
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ELEMENTAL is a nonstop adventure fantasy with an intriguing near-future setting. It presents a fresh take on the standard tropes of apocalyptic fiction, mixing history with fantasy and pirate derring-do. The characters get a little hysterical in their refusal to share vital information with one other, but the interplay between them remains compelling.

Many questions are left unanswered at the end of the book, but author Antony John inspires confidence that he'll be able to carry this saga forward with inventiveness and skill.

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