NEWS: Book 3 of The Nethergrim series will be available fall 2017, watch for pre-order information soon!
Book 2 of The Nethergrim series
“The teen answer to Game of Thrones.” — Kirkus
“Jobin has expanded this fantasy adventure into a series of epic proportions… the kind of series that hooks both new and veteran readers.” — Booklist
“Its high-concept fantasy and deeply-layered mythology are so rich that they will satisfy fans of Robert Jordan, Game of Thrones, or Chronicles of Narnia. Worth the wait, The Skeleth proves that The Nethergrim is a fantasy epic sure to live a long, well-worn life.”
“The ‘Nethergim Trilogy Series’ is highly recommended for young readers who enjoy fantasy, magic and medieval battles. The characters are well developed and complex and even though the young characters have difficult lives, modern day teenagers can still relate…”
The Nethergrim was chosen for the New York Public Library’s Best Books for Teens 2014.
The Nethergrim was chosen for the Texas Library Association’s 2015 Lone Star Reading List.
The Nethergrim was selected as a finalist for the 2015 Monica Hughes Science Fiction and Fantasy Award.
The Nethergrim was selected as a finalist for the 2015 NCIBA Middle Grade Award.
“Riveting… a hearty magical adventure…the beginning of what is sure to be a sweeping, epic fantasy series.”
“A refreshingly metaphysical take on magic, a believably dark setting filled with unusual threats, and a seductive and manipulative villain.”
“The Nethergrim itself is indeed the stuff of nightmares… fantasy fans will find much to enjoy in this elegant gem of a novel.”
—The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books
“A compelling blend of magic, romance, looming evil, and noble sacrifice. This book is a highly recommended purchase for libraries serving readers of middle school age and up.”
“The Nethergrim reads like a classic.”
— Powell’s Books [Staff Pick and New Favorite in Children’s Books]
“Matthew Jobin creates such a magnificent world in his story that you cannot bring yourself to put the book down. [The Nethergrim] is jumping to the top of my books to recommend to children/parents looking for a good fantasy and adventure title!”
— Children’s Lead for Barnes and Noble