|aThe winter knights / |cPaul Stewart & Chris Riddell.
|a1st American ed.
|aOxford ; |aNew York : |bDavid Fickling Books, |c.
|a381 p. : |bill., maps ; |c21 cm.
|aThe edge chronicles ; |v8
|aSequel to: Freeglader.
|aQuint finally begins his training at the Knights Academy, Maris adjusts to life in Undertown, and Sanctaphrax shivers in anticipation of a legendary storm, while a storm of a different kind brews between sky-scholars and earth-scholars.
As the son of a sky pirate and recent trainee of the Knights Academy, Quint decides to push his luck with his flying lessons and, after venturing beyond the Edge and out to the Open Sky, he encounters evil forces and must use all his skill to avoid being slammed into Edgeworld.