Fiction - Urban Fantasy/Comedy

Dargo, Eco Hero!

Category:Fiction - Urban Fantasy/Comedy

Author:Karina McRoberts

  • Publisher: Next Chapter
  • Publication Date: October 21, 2021
  • Number of Pages: 90
  • ISBN-13: SBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 979-8497220322 ISBN-13 979-8497220223
  • ASIN: ASIN ‏ : ‎ B083RBML74

Dargo is not doing so well in life. He is just on the brink of losing everything. Dargo struggles with his job and is on the verge of being fired. But a chance meeting with a fortune-teller turns his life around. Dargo goes on a fantastic adventure that transforms him and his life drastically. He meets Flame, Vivian, Mariah, and Terran the four spirits of nature. These passionate spirits need Dargo’s help to spread the love for nature again. However, for that to happen, Dargo must learn to get along with the spirits and fall in love with the natural phenomena himself. Dargo goes through an enormous change that helps him grow and shift his way of thinking to help out his new friends.

Dargo, Eco Hero! by Karina McRoberts is a wonderful tale of a heartwarming hero going on an adventure and growing along the journey. McRoberts expertly deals with serious topics that plague today’s environment without missing the lightheartedness that makes the story engaging and utterly entertaining. This book combines elements of fairytales and fantasy to entertain readers and pass across the powerful message that nature isn’t just beautiful but sacred. The protagonist of the book, Dargo, experiences a whirlwind of emotions as he finally loses it all to regain his happiness as he helps out his friends.

The present-day conditions of our planet should concern all of us. This book raises awareness about environmental issues in a unique yet poignant manner. McRoberts writes about taking care of our planet, our ecological systems, and the environment, things we rely on for survival. These environmental themes are discussed within the incredible fictional tale of Dargo, who redeems himself as a hero. Dargo, Eco Hero! is perfect for readers of all ages as its humorous dialogues and the engaging plot will draw readers in; the ending will leave you with a smile on your face. 

Reviewed By: David Reyes

Reviewed Date: December 21, 2021

Category: Fiction - Urban Fantasy/Comedy

Young Adult