The Burning Horizon is the upcoming fifth book of the Return to the Wild arc. The title has been revealed in HarperCollinsCatalogs. The cover shows Kallik,Yakone and Toklo walking in a bright meadow. The bear in the front cover is unknown.[1]


The Blurb

The action-packed second arc in Erin Hunter’s New York Times bestselling Seekers series continues as the bears close in on the end of their journey.

As the weather grows warmer, Toklo, Kallik, Lusa, and Yakone are determined to reach Great Bear Lake in time for the Longest Day Gathering. Even Toklo, who has already claimed a new territory in the mountains, has promised to stay with them until Lusa has found a home of her own. But when Lusa is unexpectedly separated from the others, she must face her past—and make a decision about her future.

The fifth book in the epic Return to the Wild story arc—which ALA Booklist said “will be greeted with delight by fans”—is packed with difficult choices, drama, and heart-pounding adventure. The end of the bears’ travels is in sight, and The Burning Horizon will leave readers desperate to find out how the arc ends!

The Praise

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Detailed Plot Summary

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Seekers Books
The Original Series The Quest BeginsGreat Bear LakeSmoke MountainThe Last WildernessFire in the SkySpirits in the Stars
Return to the Wild Island of ShadowsThe Melting SeaRiver of Lost BearsForest of WolvesThe Burning HorizonThe Longest Day
Mangas Toklo's StoryKallik's AdventureLusa's Tale

The Burning Horizon Chapters
Chapter 1Chapter 2Chapter 3Chapter 4Chapter 5Chapter 6Chapter 7Chapter 8Chapter 9Chapter 10Chapter 11Chapter 12Chapter 13Chapter 14Chapter 15Chapter 16Chapter 17Chapter 18Chapter 19Chapter 20Chapter 21Chapter 22Chapter 23Chapter 24Chapter 25Chapter 26Chapter 27Chapter 28Chapter 29Chapter 30Chapter 31Chapter 32Chapter 33Chapter 34
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