Maya and the Lord of Shadows (Maya and the Rising Dark #3)

by Rena Barron (Author)

Maya and the Lord of Shadows (Maya and the Rising Dark #3)
Reading Level: 4th – 5th Grade

In the thrilling third and final book in the acclaimed Maya and the Rising Dark trilogy, Maya must face off with the Lord of Shadows to save the human world from impending war with the Dark. War is coming. Despite everything Maya and her father have done, the veil that protects the human world is failing. The Lord of Shadows has raised an army powerful enough to challenge the orishas. And it's only a matter of time before he breaks through the veil and destroys Maya's neighborhood and the rest of the world.Maya and her friends aren't going down without a fight. She's honing her guardian powers, with the help of two new allies--her long lost guardian sister and a mysterious darkbringer (who might be a double agent).

But when an attack hits close to home, Maya doesn't have any more time to prepare. She must face the Lord of Shadows or risk losing everything. With her friends--Eli, Frankie, Zeran, and Eleni--by her side, Maya leads the charge in an epic showdown that takes her across worlds and to the edge of the universe.Will she succeed or will Darkness prevail, once and for all?

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Rena Barron
Rena Barron is the author of Maya and the Rising Dark and Kingdom of Souls. She grew up in small-town Alabama, where stories of magic and adventure sparked her imagination. When she's not writing, she can be found running along Lake Michigan or brushing up on her French. She lives in Chicago, Illinois., Twitter: @renathedreamer.
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Clarion Books
Publication date
September 20, 2022
Maya and the Rising Dark
BISAC categories
JUV037000 - Juvenile Fiction | Fantasy & Magic
JUV001000 - Juvenile Fiction | Action & Adventure
JUV011010 - Juvenile Fiction | People & Places | United States - African-American
JUV012050 - Juvenile Fiction | Legends, Myths, Fables | African
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