Annotations for Dark Is Rising


Baker & Taylor
An eleven-year-old boy searches for six magical signs in order to save the world from the threatening evil of the Dark

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Baker & Taylor
On his eleventh birthday Will Stanton discovers that he is the last of the Old Ones, destined to seek the six magical Signs that will enable the Old Ones to triumph over the evil forces of the Dark.

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Baker & Taylor
This digest version of the acclaimed Dark Is Rising fantasy follows Will Stanton, who on his eleventh birthday learns that he is the last-born of the Old Ones, and begins a quest for the six magical Signs. Reprint.

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Simon and Schuster
On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift -- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.

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