Results 1 – 30 of 48 Juniper by Monica Furlong and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at [edit]. Wise Child (); Juniper () (vt A Year and a Day); Colman (). The Paperback of the Juniper by Monica Furlong at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!.

Author: Misho Kagajas
Country: Austria
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Literature
Published (Last): 25 July 2006
Pages: 139
PDF File Size: 10.3 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.94 Mb
ISBN: 540-6-90627-524-5
Downloads: 56364
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Shagor

John Sayles is not Irish and he wrote and directed the film The Secret of Roan Inish about selkies monoca Irish folklore and it is most awesome movie and if you haven’t seen it, you should. There is something a bit rose-colored about its view of nature, I sometimes think. I especially love Juniper and her incredibly wise way of teaching and mentoring.

Perhaps when I read the prequel and I plan on it I will change my mind about her.

I’ll wear a bandana and have ‘Bam flashbacks. I can’t possibly review it critically. The descriptions are rich and colorful, the characters are believable and relatable, and the story is original and unlike anything else I’v This is one frlong those books I am so grateful to have read as a furlnog, because I get to nostalgically revisit it and remember all the wonderful things about it – while discovering new reasons to love it.

He throws his fart stench to make it look like I did it.

Juniper is a deeper story. They dealt, too, with her As she spends curlong time with the woman, though, she learns that appearances and rumors often have no basis on the character of a person.

Wise Child (Doran, #1) by Monica Furlong

Apr 05, Danika Dinsmore rated it really liked it. What’s the Name o Wise Child herself is the only character who really grows at all.

Other books in the series. Dec 31, Dorothea rated it liked it. The final sentences seem to tell what the author wanted the book to be about, but that ending doesn’t quite mesh with what she has given readers.


No trivia or quizzes yet. The medieval setting, characters, and fantasy elements were all appealing, though, and I plan on reading the sequels to see what happens to Juniper and Gamal and the other residents of Cornwall.

Monica Furlong

Mariel’s scale of wish-everything-was-that-awesome-fantasy-stories: It feels like lots of characters jjniper ignored, when their development might have strengthened the point of the story. Elke keer er iets spannends of verrassends gebeurd, stopt het hoofdstuk abrupt.

Oct 08, Cheryl rated it really liked it. Like many intellectuals, her life was, in some ways, a protracted search for truth, accompanied by frequent disillusionment, most notably with the organised structures of society. So my Cherokee great-grandmother told my mama that I was a witch when I was a baby.

So far I have been reading some pretty short books this year! Monica Furlong’s Doran trilogy came to me at a time in my life when I felt particularly lost, and I’ve read them multiple times since. Juliett Marillier’s Sevenwaters books especially the third one, and that book was probably influenced by Wise Child?

From Mpnica, the free encyclopedia. I still think it’s a marvelous book for young readers, and one that older readers will find compelling though probably not to the same degreeand the kind of book you can come back to at various stages in your life. McKillip, some of Dianna Wynne Jones.

Growing up I used to love reading stories that were mildly fantasical and very nature based, and I hadn’t realized how much I missed that. Hands down, all time furlony book growing up. This story is beautiful and meaningful and deserves to be shared. Furlong had, in fact, married in desperation, and the intellectual and class differences between she and her husband widened every time he declined to accompany her to some social occasion.

Moinca books are really comforting. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. That’s a little too after school special for me, at past thirty.


Juniper (Doran, #2) by Monica Furlong

Maar geen klachten daarover: View all 5 comments. Should they be getting their hooks in, though? She is so even-tempered it became a bit furllng.

junipee When I read it as a kid, it blew me away–I’d had no idea that a book could give one such a magical experience. Ze leert ontzettend veel van Juniper en gaat steeds meer van haar houden! It’s just great storytelling. It sang of the green shoot and of the tawny heads of harvest grain standing out in the field under the great moon.

Ninnoc finds life with Euny a harsh adjustment, having been raised in a nice warm palace full of people and food and stuff, but she learns—first self-sufficiency skills, like dressing herself and how to kill a pig, then, later, magic and herblore. Preview — Juniper by Monica Furlong.

Strong female protagonists, and they’re well developed. It’s not due to the quality of the book, but the fact that I hate the villagers so much. Sep 01, Ali rated it really liked it. I’m looking forward to reading the sequel. I loved best better than the witchery and really nice husbandry building your own world through hard work and order the feeling of the girl Wise Child coming up in her world and learning through repeated knuckles on bruises Juniper refuses to beat her, though.

They had two children, to whom both parents were devoted, but the marriage had foundered long before she braced herself for a divorce in