The Edgewater Library will be closed Wednesday, August 17 for parking lot repaving.

The Glen Burnie Library is closed August 8 - 22 for carpet replacement. Information about holds pickup and more details.

Support AACPL's collections, services, programs and more by setting up a recurring gift. Help make your library better.

The Dark Is Rising: The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2
(Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read)

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(0)
4 star
 
(1)
3 star
 
(0)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Published:
Margaret K. McElderry Books 2001
Format:
Adobe EPUB eBook, Kindle Book, OverDrive Read
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 6.2 - AR Pts: 13
Lexile measure:
920L
Status:
Available from OverDrive
Description

On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift-- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.

Also in This Series
Formats
Adobe EPUB eBook
Works on all eReaders (except Kindles), desktop computers and mobile devices with reading apps installed.
Kindle Book
Works on Kindles and devices with a Kindle app installed.
OverDrive Read
Need Help?
If you are having problem transferring a title to your device, please fill out this support form or visit the library so we can help you to use our eBooks and eAudio Books.
More Like This
Other Editions and Formats
More Details
Street Date:
12/21/2001
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780689847868
ASIN:
B000FBJHPS
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 6.2, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
920
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Susan Cooper. (2001). The Dark Is Rising: The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2. Margaret K. McElderry Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Susan Cooper. 2001. The Dark Is Rising: The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2. Margaret K. McElderry Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Susan Cooper, The Dark Is Rising: The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Susan Cooper. The Dark Is Rising: The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2. Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2001. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
Copy Details
LibraryOwnedAvailable
Shared Digital Collection11
Anne Arundel County Public Library11

There are 2 holds on this title.

Staff View
Grouped Work ID:
570d42e1-2921-9542-5fb6-2423a9a7f5af
Go To Grouped Work
Needs Update?:
No
Date Added:
Jun 03, 2017 07:59:32
Date Updated:
Dec 09, 2020 07:01:13
Last Metadata Check:
Aug 14, 2022 15:20:26
Last Metadata Change:
Aug 14, 2022 14:55:36
Last Availability Check:
Aug 14, 2022 15:20:27
Last Availability Change:
Aug 09, 2022 00:49:24
Last Grouped Work Modification Time:
Aug 17, 2022 04:02:48

OverDrive Product Record

images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0439-1/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0439-1/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0439-1/988/978/E3/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0439-1/988/978/E3/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
formats
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780689847868
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B000FBJHPS
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780689847868
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780689303173
mediaType
eBook
primaryCreator
    • role: Author
    • name: Susan Cooper
title
The Dark Is Rising
dateAdded
2014-02-13T10:59:00-05:00
contentDetails
      • href: https://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=51&titleID=20898
      • type: text/html
      • account:
          • name: Maryland's Digital Library (MD)
          • id: 831
sortTitle
Dark Is Rising The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series Book 02
crossRefId
20898
series
The Dark Is Rising Sequence
subtitle
The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2
id
988978e3-9a69-4f11-af28-c046b34c1169
starRating
4.2

OverDrive MetaData

interestLevel
MG
isPublicDomain
False
formats
      • fileName: DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 3489651
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780689847868
      • rights:
            • type: Copying
            • value: 0
            • type: Printing
            • value: 0
            • type: Lending
            • value: 0
            • type: ReadAloud
            • value: 0
            • type: ExpirationRights
            • value: 0
      • name: Adobe EPUB eBook
      • id: ebook-epub-adobe
      • onSaleDate: 12/21/2001
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0439-1/988/978/E3/DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ASIN
            • value: B000FBJHPS
      • name: Kindle Book
      • id: ebook-kindle
      • onSaleDate: 12/21/2001
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0439-1/988/978/E3/DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
      • fileName: DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868
      • partCount: 0
      • fileSize: 0
      • identifiers:
            • type: ISBN
            • value: 9780689847868
      • name: OverDrive Read
      • id: ebook-overdrive
      • onSaleDate: 12/21/2001
      • samples:
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-epub-adobe
            • url: https://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/0439-1/988/978/E3/DarkIsRisingTheDarkIsRisingSequenceBo9780689847868.epub
            • source: From the book
            • formatType: ebook-overdrive
            • url: https://samples.overdrive.com/?crid=988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169&.epub-sample.overdrive.com
creators
      • role: Author
      • fileAs: Cooper, Susan
      • bioText: Susan Cooper is one of our foremost children's authors; her classic five-book fantasy sequence The Dark Is Rising has sold millions of copies worldwide. Her many books have won the Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and been shortlisted five times for the Carnegie Medal. She combines fantasy with history in Victory (a Washington Post Top Ten for Children novel), King of Shadows and Ghost Hawk, and her magical The Boggart and the Monster, second in a trilogy, won the Scottish Arts Council's Children's Book Award. Susan Cooper lives on a saltmarsh island in Massachusetts, and you can visit her online at TheLostLand.com.
      • name: Susan Cooper
publishDate
2001-12-21T00:00:00-05:00
ATOS
6.2
isOwnedByCollections
True
title
The Dark Is Rising
fullDescription

On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift-- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.

gradeLevels
      • value: Grade 4
      • value: Grade 5
popularity
732
links
    • self:
        • href: https://api.overdrive.com/v1/collections/v1L1BaQAAAA29/products/988978e3-9a69-4f11-af28-c046b34c1169/metadata
        • type: application/vnd.overdrive.api+json
id
988978e3-9a69-4f11-af28-c046b34c1169
starRating
4.1
images
    • cover:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-100/0439-1/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img100.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • thumbnail:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-200/0439-1/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img200.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover150Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-150/0439-1/988/978/E3/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img150.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
    • cover300Wide:
        • href: https://img1.od-cdn.com/ImageType-400/0439-1/988/978/E3/{988978E3-9A69-4F11-AF28-C046B34C1169}Img400.jpg
        • type: image/jpeg
isPublicPerformanceAllowed
False
languages
      • code: en
      • name: English
subjects
      • value: Fantasy
      • value: Juvenile Fiction
publishDateText
12/21/2001
otherFormatIdentifiers
      • type: ISBN
      • value: 9780689303173
mediaType
eBook
shortDescription

On the Midwinter Day that is his eleventh birthday, Will Stanton discovers a special gift-- that he is the last of the Old Ones, immortals dedicated to keeping the world from domination by the forces of evil, the Dark. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid the Old Ones in the final battle between the Dark and the Light. And for the twelve days of Christmas, while the Dark is rising, life for Will is full of wonder, terror, and delight.

sortTitle
Dark Is Rising The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series Book 02
lexileScore
920
crossRefId
20898
series
The Dark Is Rising Sequence
awards
      • source: American Library Association
      • value: Newbery Honor Book
      • source: American Library Association
      • value: Margaret A. Edwards Award
subtitle
The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series, Book 2
publisher
Margaret K. McElderry Books