People speaking, fire speaking, tree speaking, water speaking, and wind speaking. Are they wonders or curses? Forest Born by Shannon Hale is a book that will fill up you mind with new ideas. Venture out of your home forest with Rin. Learn about the world, powers and curses. If somebody is trying to kidnap the prince, should you run or fight? Someone can control you with her voice, making you do things you dread. Read this book to get sucked into the world of Rin and her family.