The Wishsong of Shannara - Shannara 3 Book Summary and Study Guide

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The druid Allanon appears to Brin Ohmsford, daughter of Wil and Eretria, because her power of the wishsong is needed to destroy the heart of Evil, the book Ildatch. What Brin and Allanon do not realize is they are walking into a trap, and Jair Ohmsford, Brin's brother, is the only one who can save them. But he is also threatened by the Mord Wraiths every step of the way.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book    -   depressing/sad FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   fantasy world/fantasy past Coming of age    -   Yes Youngster becomes    -   guardian of justice Tech./$$$/Info hunt    -   Yes Stealing/recovering/destroying    -   magical artifact Magical Beings/Mental/Magical/Powers    -   Yes Inner Struggle    -   Yes Plotlet:    -   search for identity/new understanding    -   coping with mental/magical powers Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Female Profession/status:    -   champion of justice Age:    -   a teen If magical mental powers:    -   can change shapes    -   can talk to animals    -   fire/lightning/weather cntrl    -   mind control    -   can cast many different spells    -    Invisibility


Terrain    -   Mountains    -   Forests Takes place on Earth?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   explicit references to deaths Sex in book?    -   Yes How much dialogue?    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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