by Lloyd Alexander (4th+)
It’s 1872, and adventurous Vesper Holly and her guardian set out for the tiny country of Illyria on a quest for its legendary treasure and army of magical warriors, which had belonged to the ancient ruler. But once Vesper and Brinnie arrive in Illyria, they are plunged into a fierce struggle between rebel forces—
and someone is stalking the two of them. If anyone can triumph over those kinds of odds, it’s Vesper! Read The Illyrian Adventure to find out whether Vesper finds what she set out to and makes it out unharmed.