Series: The Rook Saga
First published: Sep 04 2003
Followed by: Freeglader
Preceeded by: The Last of the Sky Pirates

Vox is the second book of the Rook saga the third trilogy in the Edge Chronicles.

When young librarian knight Rook Barkwater is taken captive and forced to work for Vox Verlix nominally the Most High Academe, but in reality no more than a prisoner he stumbles across a terrible truth. Vox is brewing a plot to destroy the goblins and the shrykes at a stroke, so that he can seize control of the Edgeworld for himself.

Can Rook foil Vox’s plan and save the lives of his librarian friends and colleagues?

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  • “Superlative . . . the continuing inventiveness is breath-taking”

    School Librarian

  • “Powerful imaginations and creative minds have invented this world and filled it with extraordinary characters, and Riddell's intricate line drawings add to its wonder”


  • “Go over the edge with the latest paperback in Paul and Chris' superbly popular fantasy series”

    The Sunday Times

The Books

  • The Curse of the Gloamglozer
    The Quint Saga

  • The Winter Knights
    The Quint Saga

  • Clash of the Sky Galleons
    The Quint Saga

  • Beyond the Deepwoods
    The Twig Saga

  • Stormchaser
    The Twig Saga

  • Midnight Over Sanctaphrax
    The Twig Saga

  • The Last of the Sky Pirates
    The Rook Saga

  • Vox
    The Rook Saga

  • Freeglader
    The Rook Saga

  • The Immortals
    The Nate Saga

  • The Nameless One
    The Cade Saga

  • Doombringer
    The Cade Saga

  • The Descenders

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