Get the Drowned Ammet at Microsoft Store and compare products with the latest customer reviews and ratings. Download or ship for free. Free returns. Drowned Ammet is the story of Mitt, a boy who joins a band of Freedom Fighters in a bid to try and crush the tyrranical ruler of Holand, and at the same time. Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Ron Patton lives and works in Washington State as a software consultant. He began his career at Texas Instruments as a.

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I read Drowned Ammet when I was Not Enabled Word Wise: The fantastical elements, involving the mysterious godlike figures of Ammet and Libby Beer, are very nicely evoked. What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? I found it strange because it deals with a society that doesn’t exist, but in a realistic way – not the jokes and silly stuff you find in a lot of fantasy.

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Read on your iOS and Android devices Get more info. Please try again later. Unlike the standard fantasy series, in which each volume follows the continuing adventures of a amet cast of characters – a series of tunes played on the same set of instruments – this one really is designed as a “quartet”.


I’d recommend this for year olds. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. There was a problem filtering droaned right now. There’s still something so different about this book to the other books of Jones’ that I can think of. But sometimes knowing how awesome someone else found a book can make it really compelling. I don’t really understand this series. Customers who bought amme item also bought.

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Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention from March All Wikipedia articles with plot summary needing attention Pages to import images to Drownde. Mitt is a wholly sympathetic and fascinating character, snappish and sarcastic like so many DWJ characters are, but with a well-tuned moral compass and a vivid inner life. Anyway consider this friendly nostalgia; the boat words and assumptions aren’t too bad.

Inwhen Rhodesia declared independence unilaterally one of the last colonies and not tiny”I felt as if the book were coming true as I wrote it.

The plot is well resolved, albeit with a bit of convenience, maybe with a bit more magical help than I like, and with a plot twist that even though I saw it coming, I could hardly believe she had the effrontery to exercise. A rollicking adventure tale with an unlikely set of heroes, this book began with a hook that it then took a while to wend its way back around to, so the pacing felt a little weird at times.


The characters aren’t as well explored as we know she is capable of doing, but still intriguing enough for me to want to know what happens next. The most interesting part. Each of the first three books is all but independent of the rest, told in its own distinct voice.

He goes on this plot to assassinate the Earl without making any escape plans or really thinking it through. I don’t think I could ever really write a review that would ever capture how ammeg this book – rather this whole series is.

Jan 17, Joyce rated it liked it Shelves: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. The political situation is also well described and realistic. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. It has a darker feel, even when it’s still handled pretty lightly at times.

On Holy Island, Mitt encounters the two demigods in person and drownsd their secret names. He also has this habit of taking a nap in the midst of danger.

It’s more of a mystery than anything else, about two ancient gods, and why the town believe in them.