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You don’t need to give a fig about selkies at all.

Wise Child

Anyone remember that internet meme from a few years ago about which musicians made you gay just by listening to them? Pratchett’s Tiffany Aching books came later, but boy do they have Wise Child beat on that. Jun 25, Sarah rated it liked it Shelves: When Ninnoc is furlonng her early teens she is sent to live with her godmother Euny for a year and a day. As if guessing that Fillan might have spoken against her, Juniper asked iuniper about him when I rejoined her.

Because I think that a lot of the stuff Cooper gets praised for doing, Furlong is actually better at.

See 2 questions about Wise Child…. If only that hadn’t been shown so much through being TOLD these things. Because Wicca is involved, children and young adults from very religious homes are probably not a good fit, but otherwise, highly recommended.

Monica Furlong

Wise Child has recognizably modern content but an old type of writing for a novel. This book is a little too telling too much, almost preachy. Ik lees graag boeken uit het fantasy-genre — Harry Potter, De Hobbit — ik lees ze allemaal graag.

I got mine used online. You wouldn’t think people still confronted that Salem shit nowadays or a Spanish inquisition. Should they be getting their hooks in, though? The medieval setting, characters, and junipeer 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.


Either could be read first, tbh. Furong looking forward to reading the sequel. I loved Juniper more than Wise Child when I was little, perhaps because Juniper is a book about a princess and I was a girl who liked princesses.

Juniper (Doran, #2) by Monica Furlong

It’s sold in bargain bins pretty much everywhere, like begging to be this little lost monicz you find by accident and love to heart. Apr 05, Danika Dinsmore rated it really liked it.

In a remote Scottish village, nine-year-old Wise Child is taken in by Juniper, a healer and sorceress. Ik heb het echter over de hoofdstukken en het vertelperspectief.

Wise Child (Doran, #1) by Monica Furlong

Juniper at times seemed a little too idealized, and despite the fact it was told from Wise Child’s first person POV, I felt a sort of odd disconnect between the narrator’s voice and the actual tale.

Dec 12, Pauline rated it really liked it Shelves: She wrote that a friend of hers attributed this book making her a witch.

Or rather, it’s a novel intended for preteens that, miracle of miracles, expects a lot from its reader, and is just as rewarding at 35 as it was at To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

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 I’m not a very good judge. I was simply there. Apr 14, Emile rated it liked it.

Instead, she became secretary to a BBC talks juiper, an employment for which she could not have been less well suited; by now, her stammer prevented her from saying the word “Hello” on the telephone. Het is interessant om te zien hoe de auteur deze wereld van magie wat anders voorstelt. Jan 12, lesley rated it it was amazing. Furlong writes with a delightful sense of humour, and conveys a subtle sense of each character’s personality, without going into belaboured descriptions.


Dec 31, Dorothea rated it liked it. That one really sticks with me for some reasonso it was like I was experiencing certain parts for the first time. B2 not the vitamin I don’t know.

And shout-out to The Bicks! Het valt me op hoe traag het verteld is, hoeveel pagina’s er naar beschrijvingen van huis en tuin gaan. This book uuniper firmly in the realm of Thing That Are Catnip To Me, from the detailed, grounded depictions of early feudal Cornwall the historical accuracy of which I am entirely unfamiliar with to the well-rounded cast of ladies. Very much a child of her time, she experimented with LSD in her late 30s, and had the distinction of seeing her book Travelling Indescribing the experience, banned from Church of Scotland bookshops.

May 06, Trista Haggerty rated it it was amazing. It pictured the dry seed deep in the dark earth, feeling the rain and the warmth seeping down to it.

I dug that that wasn’t the dealio at all.