Much like other fantasy series, Fablehaven is full of magical/mythical creatures and non-stop adventures (and calamities). It is far simpler a reading than The Lord of the Rings or even the Harry Potter series (especially when compared to the last 3 books of that series). Nevertheless, it's quite fresh and enticing, with new (recycled) ideas from the genre. Like others have said, this series is perfect for family reading (aloud, when fighting against the contemporary individualism and technological isolation).
I definitively will keep this series in the bookshelf so I can read it to my daughter when she gets older, along with most of Michael Ende's books for teenagers and… Lire la suite