By Stephanie Spinner
WATER SPIRIT DAMOSEL, the woman of the Lake, glides via Arthurian legend like a glamorous wraith, shimmering and moving among the worlds of fairies and people. Her wisdom is colossal (magic, steel, men’s hearts) and ends up in her maximum honor—and worst mistake. Damosel makes a promise to the wizard Merlin to guard younger King Arthur, after which dares to damage it—with devastating effects. all of the whereas, 17-year-old Twixt—a dwarf in an international the place distinction might be deadly—finds himself free of his merciless masters and relocating towards the only position he by no means anticipated to determine: King Arthur’s court docket at Camelot.Stephanie Spinner intertwines the 2 narratives of Damosel and Twixt to attract us directly into the wealthy Arthurian land of enchantment.From the Hardcover version.
By Colette Gale
For those that desire Alan Rickman and Richard Armitage . . .
From the acclaimed writer of Master comes the story of a girl of legend, stuck in a gloomy woodland of intrigue, wish, and lust.
Maid Marian, now girl of Leaford, is shipped to the courtroom of Prince John-not to participate within the debauchery of his courtroom of enjoyment, yet to secret agent on him for his mom. Little does she comprehend that her mystery venture will thrust her right into a whirlwind of intrigue, terror, and carnal temptations.
At court docket, Marian is torn among her responsibility to the queen and her hope for 2 males: one, the mysterious highwayman the peasants name Robin Hood, and the opposite, the darkish, chilly Sheriff of Nottingham. Given an very unlikely selection, she needs to undergo the carnality of Prince John's courtroom to be able to satisfy her accountability and continue her honor. yet in any case, there's just one guy for whom she is going to probability her lifestyles and provides her center.
Goldilocks and the 3 Bears is a well known favorite with young children all over the place. this can be a point One identify for kids who're able to take their first steps in analyzing.
By Dr Stephen Krensky, Paul Tong
Fogeys may well imagine Pecos invoice used to be not anything yet difficulty. in spite of everything, he used to be raised through coyotes within the Wild West. And he made acquaintances with a gang of outlaws. yet invoice had a middle of gold. All he sought after was once to be the easiest cowboy. So invoice realized to journey a mountain lion and lasso a twister. He came across himself a dynamite-eating horse. Then he met his fit in a lady named Sue. writer Stephen Krensky and illustrator Paul Tong seize Pecos Bill's spirit during this fast paced story.
By Jakob Ludwig Karl Grimm, Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Évelyne Amon
Une grenouille toute-puissante, une marâtre cruelle, une princesse ravissante et naïve, une sorcière redoutable : tels sont quelques-uns des personnages qui peuplent les contes des frères Grimm.
Dans ces récits enchantés, los angeles magie fait parler un miroir, métamorphose un jeune homme en corbeau et transforme une carotte en carrosse.
Les héros traversent joyeusement une série d'épreuves où l. a. faiblaisse prend sa revanche sur l. a. strength, où les bons sont récompensés et les méchants punis.
By C. S. Lewis
Sehnsüchtig warten Lucy und Edmund darauf, wieder nach Narnia gerufen zu werden. Und das Wunder geschieht! Gemeinsam mit ihrem schrecklichen Cousin Eustachius Knilch befinden sie sich plötzlich an Bord der"Morgenröte", dem Schiff König Kaspians von Narnia. Gemeinsam sollen sie die verschwundenen sieben Lords finden - eine gefährliche Reise, die sie bis ans Ende der Welt führt.