Subtitle: Golden Unicorn
By: Anh Do
Illustrated by: Chris Wahl
Genre: YFB - General fiction (Children's / Teenage)
Published by: A&U Children's
Published: 1 Oct 2019
ISBN: 9781760525132


Some heroes are legends. Some legends are real. The tyrant known as the Soul Collector hunts down anything that is beautiful, unusual or unique. Kelly Swift is trying hard to be an average teenager, to fit in. But every day her powers are growing: she can run faster than the wind, she can hear people's thoughts, she is not normal.

When her mother is taken by the Soul Collector, Kelly can't linger in the shadows any longer. But who is she really? Can she be the one in the prophecy? Is she… the Golden Unicorn? The Golden Unicorn, the Minotaur and the Griffin - Only these three united to a common purpose can fell him who seeks to triumph over all...


Anh Do has excelled himself again with this wonderful new series.

The Soul Collector is a terrifying villain who will stop at nothing to get what he wants. Our heroine in this story is Kelly, who was born to become the Golden Unicorn.

Readers will be cheering Kelly on and this fast-paced adventure story will keep you completely captivated until the end. Mixing well known mythology, with modern technology, readers will be  eagerly awaiting the next instalment of this fantastic series.

Rise of the Mythix will suit all those in lower secondary who love a mixture of adventure and fantasy and heroes.

Reviewed by Michelle