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Daughter of the Forest

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 22,444 Ratings and 2,251 Reviews

Book Description
A beautiful retelling of the Celtic "Swans" myth, Daughter of the Forest is a mixture of history and fantasy, myth and magic, legend and love... To reclaim the lives of her brothers, Sorcha leaves the only safe place she has ever known and embarks on a journey filled with pain, loss and terror. When she is kidnapped by enemy forces and taken to a foreign land, it seems that there will be ... More
Book Information
PublisherTor Books
BindingPaperback (18 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages560
Publication Date/2000
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About Juliet Marillier (Author) : Juliet Marillier is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Juliet Marillier include Cybele's Secret, Wildwood Dancing.
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About John Jude Palencar (Illustrator) : John Jude Palencar is a published illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Jude Palencar include Wizards: Magical Tales From the Masters of Modern F... more
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5/21/2009 Rachel Indihar said:
This adult fantasy novel (the first of a trilogy) is probably the start of my favorite trilogy ever! The writing is superb; the author uses such detailed, flowing words that it could be poetry. The story is based off a classic folktale about brothers who are turned into swans by a sorceress, but the... more

tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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