Author: Michelle Paver

Book View: The Burning Shad..

Book View: The Burning Shadow

Having loved Gods and Warriors, I could not wait to get my hands on The Burning Shadow. Only, I forgot it came out until I came across it at the library in the new section and snatched it into my hands. Our three main characters have separated, but end up convening again in an unlikely twist of fate on an island where the Crows rule. Hylas is the first to arrive, becoming enslaved and forced to work in mines where shadows seems to lurk and he finds a companion in a lion cub whose family was killed by the Crows. […]

Posted July 18, 2014
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Book Review: Gods and Warri..

Book Review: Gods and Warriors

When I heard Michelle was starting a new series, I was intrigued, having read Wolf Brother and enjoying it. Also, she writes in a unique setting that my higher readers really find interesting and I was excited to see that she kept to olden times.    It was hard to put this book down. When we meet Hylas he is already on the run from the Crows, separated from his sister and trying to stay alive. He's an outsider, not from the land he resides on and the tribe barely tolerates him and his sister. Hylas finds no help by […]

Posted September 21, 2012
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