: Drowned Wednesday (Keys to the Kingdom, Book 3) ( ): Garth Nix: Books. Drowned Wednesday is the third book in Garth Nix’s Keys to the Kingdom series, however it leaves a feeling that something is lacking. The description is still. Drowned Wednesday is book 3 in The Keys to The Kingdom Series by award- winning author Garth Nix, author of young adult fantasy novels.

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I just love the whole Jacob-wrestling-with-the-angel aspect of this sort of fiction.

Drowned Wednesday

Drowned Wednesday by Garth Nix 1 5 Mar 14, The only problem is, the other Days tricked and trapped her thousands of years ago and she has no wednesady where the Will is hidden now.

Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x 28mm The door to the realm inside Lady Wednesday’s stomach? Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. Open Preview See a Problem? It seems like things are building up for a larger conflict with Eednesday or Sunday so that will definitely be interesting.

He learns that Leaf has been forced to work on the Mantisbut is otherwise intact. I really liked the Raised Rats. Grimalkin the Witch Assassin Book 9. On holiday in Cornwall, the three Drew children discover an ancient map in the attic of the house that they are staying in. They speak different languages and come from different countries thousands of miles apart, but they do not know that.

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The book begins when Leaf is visiting Arthur and they are discussing the invitation that Drowned Wednesday sent him. This movie has an old fashioned villan in the name of Feverfew. Along the way he was also a part-time soldier in the Australian Army Reserve, serving garrh an Assault Pioneer platoon for four years. Suddenly, the hospital room becomes flooded with water as the two are transported to the Border Sea of the House.


More books by this author More books in this series. The idea of Drowned Wednesday being a gluttonous whale and everything that follows worked beautifully in this nautical adventure, and I think that the twists and turns of this story were some of the most surprising yet!

Drowned Wednesday may be willing to hand wedhesday her Key, but that doesn’t mean getting it or the Will is going to be any easier for Arthur. We only see glimpses of her on a couple occasions and she hardly has wwednesday to do with the story itself. He has to track down the Will and free it.

Nix exhibited a lot of creativity with book, and I appreciate that. Under his pillow, Arthur finds an invitation from Drowned Wednesday.

This one has an intricate plot-line, good description, and is more original than the other books. It has lain lost and forgotten for fifteen hundred years in the ancient heartland of England — a scrap of glass nlx metal melded by fierce fire.

For the sake gzrth all that dwell in the Secondary realms, he must discover the third part of the Will and claim the Third Key. It should be expanded to provide more balanced coverage that includes real-world context. It seems that Wednesday went mad some millennia ago, turned into a whale and began eating everything in sight.

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I think it’s after that they change because ofthat certain curse or something. He now lives in Sydney, a five-minute walk from Coogee Beach, with his wife, Anna, and lots of books. No, drownrd Yes, report it Thanks! The book introduces a few key characters like Dr Scamandros, and more of insight into the mind of other side characters.

Once again, as in Grim Tuesdaythere is clear evidence of Nix dealing with his own name – and these are my favourite kinds of books. Please edit the article to focus on discussing the work rather than merely reiterating the plot.


It’s interesting that the hunger set upon her after accepting custody of the 3rd key. This page was last edited on 28 Marchat Overall rating No ratings yet 0. Something that was subtly implied, but never investigated as much. With Monday defeated Arthur thought he had escaped the house and left it all behind him, however a couple of hours after releasing the Nightsweeper and finally getting some I actually really enjoyed this change in attitude.

Scamandros, which proves to be a golden transfer watch. There’s danger in the magic, particularly to the mortal main character, who is surrounded by magical creatures who don’t need to eat, drink, or breathe, and can even survive beheading.

I think the morrow days were actually not what they were before as to what they are now in the story. Ned from Australia This book may be the best book in the series. Scamandros claims that Arthur is carrying something that interfered with his magic, and tells Sunscorch to throw him overboard. Septimus Heap, Book Six: I love the different manifestations of the Will and I can’t wait to see what will happen when Arthur gets all of it and the keys.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. All the components that made the previous books good are still there, however they don’t seem to gel together the same, leaving the book feeling like a series of great scenes jix together with padding.