Daughter of the Forest - The Sevenwaters Trilogy Book 1 (Paperback)
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Daughter of the Forest - The Sevenwaters Trilogy Book 1 (Paperback)

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'A wonderful, riveting story' Barbara Erskine

A magnificent saga set in the Celtic twilight of 10th century Ireland, when myth was law and magic was a power of nature, brilliantly brought to life: the legendary story of an evil stepmother opposed by a seventh child.

The keep at Sevenwaters is a strange, remote place, guarded by silent men who slip through the woodlands clothed in grey, and keep their weapons sharp. Invaders roam outside: raiders from across the sea bent on destruction. But now there is also an invader inside the keep: the Lady Oonagh, a sorceress as fair as day, with a heart as black as night.

Oonagh captivates Lord Colum and his six sons, but she cannot enchant his daughter, Sorcha. Frustrated in her attempts to destroy the family, Oonagh binds the brothers with a spell only Sorcha can lift. If she fails, they will die.

When the raiders break through, Sorcha is taken captive. Soon she will find herself torn between her duty to break the curse and a growing, forbidden love for her captor.

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
ISBN: 9780008150402
Number of pages: 672
Weight: 530 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 42 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS

'Juliet Marillier is a fine fantasy writer' Anne McCaffrey

'The Sevenwaters trilogy deserves to become a fantasy classic' Sara Douglass

I enjoyed it enormously. It is a fantasy, full of the magic of the Celtic night, but it has that wonderful all-important feel of reality ... a wonderful, riveting story' BARBARA ERSKINE on Son of the Shadows

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“Daughter of the Forest”

I loved this book so much even though it took a little while to get into. The book starts off slowly and introduces us to all of the main characters in such a brilliant way that I couldn't help but fall in love... More

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“Beautiful novel”

The only other time I've been so addicted to a novel is through Robin Hobb's books.
Marillier is a wonderful storyteller I can't wait to read the rest of her books!

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“Daughter of the Forest”

I don't read a lot of what is traditionally labled as Sci-Fi/Fantasy, but I picked this up and loved it. It is a retelling of an old myth about 6 brothers who get turned into swans by an evil witch. Marillier... More

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