|An innocent summer holiday turns out to be anything but for Athene and her younger brother, Zach, when they find themselves caught up in a skirmish between two groups of gnome-like creatures.|
From the Publisher:
When the Humble Gloam gnomes above ground begin to fight with the Low Gloam gnomes who hate everyone and live below it, Athene has to find a way to convince both tribes that she has a solution for peace before the Low Gloams do something terrible to her missing brother.A quiet summer vacation in a small country village turns out to be anything but peaceful for Athene and her younger brother, Zach, when they find themselves caught up in a skirmish between two groups of magical, gnome-like creatures.
"This is a charming cautionary tale for older siblings, with plenty of remorse, adventure, and success to keep youngsters turning pages." 7/1/2008