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The Shadowseeker

Royal Institute of Magic, Book 2
Narrated by: Peter Kenny
Series: Royal Institute of Magic, Book 2
Length: 8 hrs and 14 mins
Categories: Young Adults, Ages 13 & Up
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Summary

Spellswords, Wardens, Traders, Scholars, Diplomats - the five departments of the Royal Institute of Magic an apprentice must master to become a full member.

Ben Greenwood has no idea what to expect when he begins his apprenticeship, but he quickly realizes his family history is going to make life difficult. On his very first day, a Shadowseeker - a mysterious and dangerous dark elf - surfaces, and Ben suspects the dark elves might be trying to capture him again in an effort to flush out his parents.

When Ben renews his own search for his parents, he soon discovers they are closing in on a piece of Queen Elizabeth's legendary armor - the only weapon strong enough to defeat the dark elf king once and for all - but it is guarded by something even more deadly than a Shadowseeker.

A race against time ensues, with Ben desperate to warn his parents they're walking into a death trap, while somehow completing the first level of his apprenticeship and securing his place at the Royal Institute of Magic.

©2015 Victor Kloss (P)2017 Podium Publishing

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 11-08-17

Love this series

Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

Yes. This book is a must for any fantasy readers, especially for those who love the Harry Potter series

What other book might you compare The Shadowseeker to and why?

Harry Potter. 3 friends, school of magic, etc

Which scene was your favorite?

The Void

If you were to make a film of this book, what would the tag line be?

New fantasy sucess

Any additional comments?

Also great narration

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  • Okstatefan
  • 18-08-17

Love these

Can't wait to collect all of these. Thank you to Victor's family for keeping his stories alive for us to enjoy.

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  • Denelia Graham
  • 27-07-17

Excellent story as always

Excellent story. I can't wait to read the next book. Peter Kenny is an excellent narrator.

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  • LiaT
  • 13-03-17

Great series.

This book series is so engrossing I'm completely addicted. Sadly, while looking for a release date for book 3, I found out the author died of cancer in November while writing the final book, book 6. They are finishing it with another author. I hope they do the series justice. Looking forward to book 3 as this narrator is one of the best I've heard and the story is compelling. Sad that such a talented author had to die so young.

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  • Dave
  • 26-02-17

A Touch of Magic, a Touch of Genius

This series takes a bit here and a bit there and creates a wholly new world that feels both surprising and at the same time wholly familiar.

With the superb writing and the stellar narration, this series weaves a story that you will not want to turn away from.

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  • Lynette
  • 14-06-19

Another great book!

This book like the first is fantastic! It holds you captivated so you don’t want to leave your chair.You won’t want to move until the very end. I recommend this book highly. Give this book a read! You won’t forget it any time soon!

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  • Alice Childers
  • 14-06-19

Multiple Reads

I have a few series that I listen to often this is one of the top 3. Love this whole series ❣️

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  • Philip C. Bonica
  • 14-05-19

Best book series! Engaging, fun & adventurous.

Love this book series. It's beautifully written and beautifully narrated. This is my second time around listening to it and I love it just as much as the first time.

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  • Brandon Allen
  • 02-03-19

Better than book 1

While still a Harry Potter knock-off, the story is good. it's a worthwhile read. A for effort

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  • Kaylee
  • 30-06-18

Reminiscent of Harry Potter

There are a number of similarities to the Harry Potter series but it’s not the same and I find that the magic in this series is just as good. I’m looking forward to the next book.