Cabot, Meg. Avalon High.

Author:Rohrlick, Paula
Position:Brief Article - Young Adult Review - Book Review

CABOT, Meg. Avalon High. HarperCollins. 304p. c2005. 0-06-075586-5. $16.99. (Lib. bdg: 006-075587-3. $17.89.) JS

Ellie (named for Elaine, the Lady of Shalott of Tennyson's poem) is starting her junior year at a new high school instead of her old one in St. Paul because her parents, professors of medieval studies, are taking a sabbatical year in Maryland. She meets a gorgeous guy named Will and falls for him, though he has a girlfriend, Jennifer. Then it turns out Jennifer is fooling around behind Will's back with his best friend, Lance--and Will's stepbrother, Marco, is all too eager to tell Will the bad news. Meanwhile, Will is falling for Ellie. Sounds like normal high school life, right? However, there's more to it: a teacher reveals to Ellie that Will is the reincarnation of King Arthur, destined to save the world if the dark...

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