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By Naomi Kritzer

Unique ebook: 2003

A strong new voice in fable fiction, the acclaimed writer of Fires of the Faithful maintains her captivating epic of persecution and conflict, ardour and triumph, and of the courageous younger girl who needs to be triumphant in...

[b]Turning the Storm
She is named musician, insurgent, soldier, legend. After months of prime an rebellion opposed to the treacherous spiritual order of the Fedeli and the ruling Circle of Mages, younger Eliana is understood through the land. awesome from the blighted wastelands, her military of reformers has grown in number--adding liberated slaves to its ranks. pushed by means of their ideals within the outdated method, Eliana and the warriors of the Lupi stand on religion alone.

But religion won’t shop the Lupi from traitors of their midst--or from the mystical fires of the mages. Seeing her squaddies decreased to ashes round her, Eliana takes a determined gamble: she steps down from command. Then, armed with stolen orders to wait one of many musical ensembles in the Imperial enclave, she disguises herself as a boy, takes up her violin, and heads instantly into enemy territory. And now the girl-turned-general provides one other name to her rank: undercover agent.

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Turning the Storm (Eliana's Song, Book 2)

Unique ebook: 2003

A strong new voice in myth fiction, the acclaimed writer of Fires of the trustworthy maintains her spell binding epic of persecution and warfare, ardour and triumph, and of the courageous younger girl who needs to reach. ..

[b]Turning the Storm
She is named musician, insurgent, soldier, legend. After months of best an rebellion opposed to the treacherous spiritual order of the Fedeli and the ruling Circle of Mages, younger Eliana is understood in the course of the land. impressive from the blighted wastelands, her military of reformers has grown in number--adding liberated slaves to its ranks. pushed by means of their ideals within the previous means, Eliana and the warriors of the Lupi stand on religion alone.

But religion won’t retailer the Lupi from traitors of their midst--or from the paranormal fires of the mages. Seeing her squaddies decreased to ashes round her, Eliana takes a determined gamble: she steps down from command. Then, armed with stolen orders to wait one of many musical ensembles in the Imperial enclave, she disguises herself as a boy, takes up her violin, and heads immediately into enemy territory. And now the girl-turned-general provides one other identify to her rank: undercover agent.

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I don't know what it is," answered Fiver wretchedly. "There isn't any danger here, at this moment. But it's coming--it's coming. Oh, Hazel, look! The field! " "Don't be silly, it's only the light of the sunset. " Fiver sat trembling and crying among the nettles as Hazel tried to reassure him and to find out what it could be that had suddenly driven him beside himself. If he was terrified, why did he not run for safety, as any sensible rabbit would? But Fiver could not explain and only grew more and more distressed.

In a wild and free state they ... stray sometimes for miles ... wandering until they find a suitable environment. M. Lockley, The Private Life of the Rabbit It was getting on toward moonset when they left the fields and entered the wood. Straggling, catching up with one another, keeping more or less together, they had wandered over half a mile down the fields, always following the course of the brook. Although Hazel guessed that they must now have gone further from the warren than any rabbit he had ever talked to, he was not sure whether they were yet safely away: and it was while he was wondering--not for the first time--whether he could hear sounds of pursuit that he first noticed the dark masses of the trees and the brook disappearing among them.

R. M. Lockley's remarkable book, The Private Life of the Rabbit. Anyone who wishes to know more about the migrations of yearlings, about pressing chin glands, chewing pellets, the effects of over-crowding in warrens, the phenomenon of re-absorption of fertilized embryos, the capacity of buck rabbits to fight stoats, or any other features of Lapine life, should refer to that definitive work. PART I The Journey 1. The Notice Board CHORUS: Why do you cry out thus, unless at some vision of horror? CASSANDRA: The house reeks of death and dripping blood.

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