The Ruins of Gorlan
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Ms. Alison's pick. This is book one of the Ranger's Apprentice series
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Coarse Language: There's a couple of uses of the D-word here and there but it's mild compared to some books out there.
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"People will think what they want to," he said quietly. "Never take too much notice of it."
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In the fantasy world of Araluen at a place called Castle Redmont, a fifteen-year-old orphan boy named Will anxiously waits for Choosing Day, the day Will can choose who he will be for life--if he is accepted to be apprenticed by the master. Will is desperate to be accepted into Battleschool, where he wishes to train to be a knight like his father. However, on Choosing Day, Will is apprenticed to Ranger Halt. Will and Halt end up saving the kingdom from an exiled lord.