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Widdershins

Oliver Onions

Widdershins

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Published by Penguin in Harmondsworth .
Written in English


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Statementby Oliver Onions.
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Open LibraryOL18287096M

Widdershins is the first novel in the Whyborne & Griffin series, where magic, mystery, and m/m romance collide with Victorian era America. Buy it today and join the adventure. Length: pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled Page Flip: /5().


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Anyone with this kind of talent for storytelling and dreamweaving deserves his own altar. /5(50). Widdershins is the first book in Jordan L. Hawk’s Whyborne & Griffin series. I’d heard quite a bit of buzz about this series in one of my reading groups. I took the plunge, and I have absolutely no regrets about this decision/5().

This book was written by someone who seems to be a great admirer of Terry Pratchett. However, he is not Terry Pratchett. Someone should tell him so that people can stop being conned into by his books that read like Terry Pratchett fan fiction, but very boring.

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Some to love and some to hate but none you will feel indifferent to. The language is rich and sounds authentic and the story is told unapologetically with no holds barred/5. Verified Purchase NO SPOILERS "The Beckoning Fair One" is the longest (a novella) and best known piece in this collection of short stories.

Writer Paul Oleron moves into several rooms of an otherwise long empty, neglected and run down home. He soon finds himself obsessed by what he believes to be a ghost/5(7). Widdershins, aka Adrienne Satti, aka Madeline Valoi, is a thief in the city of Davillon. She's only young, but she's already lived an adventurous life as a thief, then a noblewoman, then back to a thief but with the aid of a god.

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Fiona is a very intelligent teenage girl who studies mycology. In the books, she dislikes how male pronouns (he, him, his) are often used as a Gender: Female.

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In Widdershins, fantasy author Charles de Lint has delivered one of his most accessible and moving works of his career. Jilly Coppercorn and Geordie Riddell. Since they were introduced in the first Newford story, "Timeskip," back intheir friends and readers alike have been waiting for them to realize what everybody else already knows: that they belong together.

Widdershins is an excellent paranormal historical romance. Whybourne and Griffin are fantastic characters: intelligent, brave, and loyal.

The fact that homosexuality was illegal in 19th century New England adds that extra level of drama and angst to their slowly developing relationship.

Plus, Christine is : Widdershins is a series of Victorian-era adventure stories, set in the fictional town of Widdershins, West Yorkshire- England's magical epicentre, home to bounty hunters, failed wizards, stage magicians, and more, besides.

It's all written and drawn by Kate Ashwin. Each chapter is a complete story, with a main thread running throughout. I picked up Widdershins as my first de Lint novel because the hints that it was a love story intrigued me. I like a bit of romance with my science fiction and fantasy.

It was also advertised as a book that one could read without having read any of the other Newford books: a fact that I can wholeheartedly attest to.5/5(5). The Widdershins Adventures book series by Ari Marmell includes books Thief's Covenant, False Covenant, Lost Covenant, and several more.

See the complete Widdershins Adventures series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. Until one horrid night, when a conspiracy of forces--human and other--stole it all away in a flurry of blood and murder.

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Forsaken by her coven. Widdershins picks up with Geordie and Jilly in a timeline after The Onion Girl. It has been stated,and I agree, that you do not need to read The Newford Books in order but I would say you should read Widdershins after The Onion Girl. You will get much more out of it. Check out this great listen on At first blush, Widdershins is a conventional haunted house story involving an unsuccessful writer, who moves into an empty house in hope that isolation will help his failing creativity.

His sensitivity and imagination are enhanced by his seclusion, but. “False Covenant changed my status from "loyal fan" to "die-hard, I need every book Ari Marmell has ever written, obsessed-fan-girl." This is a series not to be overlooked. It has everything a fan of fantasy could possibly want, and even those afraid to venture into high fantasy will love it/5(7).

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I haven't read anything by JLH before, so it was something of a gamble when I purchased the first three books. The lovecraftian elements, combined with the /5. In Widdershins, fantasy author Charles de Lint has delivered one of his most accessible and moving works of his career.

Jilly Coppercorn and Geordie Riddell. Since they were introduced in the first Newford story, "Timeskip," back intheir friends and readers alike have been waiting for them to realize what everybody else already knows: that they belong together/5(14).In Widdershins, fantasy author Charles de Lint has delivered one of his most accessible and moving works of his Coppercorn and Geordie Riddell.

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