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Issue Details: First known date: 2003 2003
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'Yukin and his mate, Yulen, flee their campsite when Akcarum slave-traders attack. Unable to escape the Akcarum hunter birds, they are caught and transported to Quentaris. On their journey through the rift caves Yukin discovers a power that taps into the senses of insects and animals. But can it save them in time?' (Publication summary)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • South Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Lothian , 2003 .
      4644568888248709784.jpg
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 158p.
      ISBN: 073440557X
      Series: y The Quentaris Chronicles Paul Collins (editor), Michael Pryor (editor), Lothian (publisher), 2003-2007 Z1038822 2003 series - publisher children's fiction children's fantasy

      The Quentaris Chronicles is a fantasy series set in the magical city of Quentaris. A thriving, bustling city at the mouth of the Great River where it runs into the Lonely Sea, Quentaris is nestled against the Rift Cliffs, the source of the city's wealth and the object of much envy from the neighbouring city states of Hadran, Simesian, Tolrush, and Brunt. The Rift Cliffs contain the rift caves, a network of unknown numbers of caves. Inside these caves are the myterious rifts, shifting gaps in the fabric of the world of Quentaris. These rifts lead to other worlds, and are eagerly explored by adventurers and merchants, eager for riches and trade. Too often, however, they find danger and peril, but to risk all is to win much!

      The series comprises individual, stand-alone books by different writers, with the overall concept managed by Michael Pryor and Paul Collins. Each of the stories tells of this city of infinite variety. Full of magic, mystery, and adventure, they explore Quentaris and its people and brings to you stories of peril and triumph, quests and discoveries, heroes and villains.

Works about this Work

Untitled Joy Lawn , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 12 no. 1 2004; (p. 43-44)

— Review of Slaves of Quentaris Paul Collins 2003 single work children's fiction
Untitled Fran Knight , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 17 no. 3 2003; (p. 51-52)

— Review of The Perfect Princess Jenny Pausacker 2003 single work children's fiction ; The Revognase Lucy Sussex 2003 single work children's fiction ; Beneath Quentaris Michael Pryor 2003 single work children's fiction ; Slaves of Quentaris Paul Collins 2003 single work children's fiction
Untitled Joy Lawn , 2004 single work review
— Appears in: Viewpoint : On Books for Young Adults , Autumn vol. 12 no. 1 2004; (p. 43-44)

— Review of Slaves of Quentaris Paul Collins 2003 single work children's fiction
Untitled Fran Knight , 2003 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 17 no. 3 2003; (p. 51-52)

— Review of The Perfect Princess Jenny Pausacker 2003 single work children's fiction ; The Revognase Lucy Sussex 2003 single work children's fiction ; Beneath Quentaris Michael Pryor 2003 single work children's fiction ; Slaves of Quentaris Paul Collins 2003 single work children's fiction
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