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Children of the Dawnland


Author: Kathleen O'Neal  Gear
Publisher: Starscape
Subject/Category: 5-8
Year Reviewed:: 2010
ISBN: 9780765320193
Review: In their first book for children, the Gears, known for their adult novels, offer a fast-paced adventure set at the end of the Ice Age. Twelve-year-old Twig is becoming a powerful Dreamer, despite her mother's efforts to suppress this dangerous talent. As Twig's dreams become increasingly apocalyptic and a belligerent tribe begins to systematically eliminate its neighbors, Twig embarks on a risky journey to find and enlist the help of the mysterious Cobia, a self-exiled Dreamer.

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