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A Walk in Wolf Woods
A boy and a girl are on a picnic with their parents when they see a sobbing man hurry past them, into the forest. Fearing something is wrong, the kind hearted children follow the man only to end up back in time and learn that he is under a spell cast by an evil wizard intent on taking over the kingdom, a spell which has turned the man into a werewolf. This is very historicly accurate, and a fun read....
The Crystal Cave - Arthurian Saga 1
The Crystal Cave by Mary Stewart, the first of a series, is about Merlin the Wizard's childhood and a little after that. Merlin is born in Maridunum, Britain. His mother is the daughter of the king of part of Wales. No one knows where or who his father is, except for Merlin's mother, who won't tell anyone. Merlin's grandfather is allied with the High King of Greater Britain. In the story Merlin runs from his home in fear of being killed by his uncle and ...
The Hollow Hills - Arthurian Saga 2
The second book in Mary Stewart's "Merlin Trilogy," this first person narrative focuses on Merlin trying to protect and teach the young Arthur without the boy realizing who he is, or anybody else realizing who the boy is, either. People are looking for the boy... both to ensure his safety, as well as to eliminate him as a threat to the throne. Although this book is told from Merlin's perspective, it is as much about Arthur as it is about him....
The Last Enchantment - Arthurian Saga 3
The final book in Mary Stewart's "Merlin Trilogy," this details Merlin's affair with Niniane/Nimue, his loss of power to her, and Morgause's Revenge. With Merlin gone, Arthur must learn to trust his own judgement....
The Wicked Day - Arthurian Saga 4
Mordred, the doomed son of King Arthur tries to fight the impending death of his father. Merlin has fortold that the birth of Mordred will be the death of Arthur. Mordred is raised by fisherfolk and when he is a boy, he is brought to the house of his mother, Queen Morgause. He eventually goes to Camalot and becomes one of Arthur's most trusted advisors. ...
Mary Stewart Message Board 3/3/2008 6:44:49 PM
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