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The Shadow
Physical information

Beneath the Shadowlands, in the secret sea, Pirran Caverns

Chronological information
First appearance

The Shadowlands (only appearance)

The Shadow is a a cavern of the subterranean Pirran Caverns, located directly beneath the Shadowlands. It is beyond the scope of Doran's map of the Pirran isles and beyond Deltora's border.[1]


The Shadowlands[]

Appearance and layout[]

The Shadow lies past the Emerald sea to the north of the Pirran Caverns and is underneath the Shadowlands, beyond Deltora's border, north of Dread Mountain and the iron-hard rock of the Barrier Mountains. Ahead there, the Shadow looms, ink-black and dark as night.[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 Rodda, Emily. The Shadowlands. Scholastic Australia. May 1, 2002.