The Merchant of Death (Pendragon #1) (Paperback)
Pendragon is perfect for someone who wants to get into the fantasy genre, without all of the dragons. A mix of science fiction and fantasy, this series takes place following Bobby Pendragon after his Uncle teaches him to become a “Traveler”: someone able to walk through space and time to different planets and time periods. He may be the only one able to save the universe of Halla from Saint Dane. -- Makayla R., Colfax Café Manager— From Staff Picks
Bobby Pendragon is a seemingly normal fourteen-year-old boy. He has a family, a home, and even Marley, his beloved dog. But there is something very special about Bobby.
He is going to save the world.
And not just Earth as we know it. Bobby is slowly starting to realize that life in the cosmos isn't quite what he thought it was. And before he can object, he is swept off to an alternate dimension known as Denduron, a territory inhabited by strange beings, ruled by a magical tyrant, and plagued by dangerous revolution.
If Bobby wants to see his family again, he's going to have to accept his role as savior, and accept it wholeheartedly. Because, as he is about to discover, Denduron is only the beginning....