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#like this one The premise was so intriguing and drew me in A Macbeth retelling #this one The premise was so intriguing and drew me in A Macbeth retelling Lady Macbeth s voice with a lot of مهارت در بازی زندگی historical fantasy elements thrown in and reframing the tale in the religious struggles of the dark ages between traditional pagan worship and the spread of the White Christ Unfortunately I didn t like it so muchI should mention the book s abrupt ending I know it s only the first book in a four part series But nonetheless I think it is bad form to end the book so abruptly This was a minor pointoweverWhat really bothered me was throwing in everything but the kitchen sink which bred a kind of Mary Sueism Lady Macbeth Gruoch is a The Dragon in the Clock Box heck of a character to work with andistorically My Amazing Dinosaur (Tib Tumtum, her lineage was impressive I knew the book wouldave The Nazi Revolution historical fantasy in it so I accepted it just fine when she learns ancient magic in a pagan coven Then it turns out she s the incarnation of Cerridwen a very powerful goddess Wow That s uite something But she s also destined to become one of the Wyrd sisters practising dark otherworld magic too Okay this character is really extremely powerful Oh but she s also a reincarnation of the ancient ueen Boudicca Uh And that s kind of a problem Gruoch is too special She simultaneouslyolds several very important and powerful positions which stretches suspension of disbelief not to mention threatens the tension in the story because there s very few who actually Bloods a Rover (American Underworld Trilogy have power than she does To beonest I think the story would ave been better if Gruoch ad not been an incarnation of Cerridwen or Boudicca She already ad enough going on with joining a coven and becoming a Wyrd sister not to mention being born so close to the crown
That S Enough Specialness For Anyone To HandleAnd Then Theres enough specialness for anyone to andleAnd then there the sex scenes which were too eavy on the purple prose for my tastes and didn t seem to fit with the tone of the rest of the storyI also wanted to mention that I initially started this book as an audiobook but uickly switched to a standard book because I didn t enjoy the narratorI guess I won t be continuing with this series4 out of 10 I think I ve burned through all the worthwhile Highland novels and while futilely searching for this showed up as a suggestion in my feed Marketed as a book about the old gods of the Isles and appealing to fans of Outlander and Mists of Avalon both of which I really enjoyed I was totally lost The first book completely drew me in The ways of the old gods are always fascinating for me to read about I like contemplating other ways of living other religions and practices and Other Ways Of Viewing The ways of viewing the This is not an accurately istorical novel a lot of creative license was taken you need to know that up front or you may be disappointed This is a fantasy novel And the pace of these novels does move along kind of slowly but it will be at least a 4 novel series when the 4th book comes out and maybe so it s Destined to become ueen of Scotland Bound by blood to the Celtic gods Scotland 1026 Gruoch descendant of the line of MacAlpin should Arise have been born into a life of ease But fate is fickle Her father's untimely death rud toave been plotted by King Malcolm leaves Archies Americana, Vol. 1 her future uncertain and stained by the prophecy that she will avengeer family line Escaping to one of the last strongholds of the old Celtic gods Gruoch becomes an ad. Ind of a saga and if you go into it knowing that It Sits Better Besides sits better Besides I didn t mind the slow pace when I found the
characters and setting enchanting if somewhat dismal this is Lady Macbeth we re talking about ere after alland setting enchanting if somewhat dismal this is Lady Macbeth we re talking about ere after all are also not very fluffy in terms of feel good emotions and appenings This is a gritty graphic violent sexually free series where the realities of life as a woman at this time are often very grim Despite all of those disclaimers I really enjoyed this first book and the rest of
The Series So Farseries so far stars OK I ave to confess I got this book because of the cover Highlands stone circle my Outlander loving Silver Mortal (The Gracen Chronicles, heart just started beating faster Then when I started reading I couldn t stop Celtic mythology the old ways Scotland and magicI was lost in time and couldave stayed Educating for the New World Order hidden in the coven forever The story was over way too soon and now I just can t wait to follow this raven oner journey onward Thank you Melanie for lifting the veil and showing me the ways of the Goddess 45 StarsWow what a storyFirst of all look at that cover 3The end left a lot of uestions but the rest of the story was beautiful and magical 3 12 startspacing was a bit odd but overall a different yet enjoyable read The End Bambi Nooooooooooo It can t be overFrantically checking Audible to see if the next book is out No Gah flailsIt s been a while since I Living in Little Rock with Miss Little Rock had that reaction to the end of a book but I was utterly captivated by Highland Raven It was just so so magical for lack of a better word And I can t say enough good things about the narrator Lesley Parkin She really did a fabulous job with the accents and tenor of the story she brought all the characters and the setting to life with a lyrical cadenceSo this story is about Shakespeare s Lady MacBeth with some paranormal twists Now itas been many years since I read Shakespeare in school so I really can t much about the correlation between this story and Shakespeare And I could really care less the storylines meshed or not I was thoroughly entertained by Melanie Karsak s talePledged to the Morrigan at The Character Of An Upright Man her birth byer vengeance driven father our Mr. Malcolms List heroine is known by many names Gruoch Corbie Boudica Cerridwen Lady MacBeth She is of the royal line of MacAlpin with ties to the thrones of Scotland and Ireland Cerridwen s family follows the old Gods at a time when Christianity is sweeping the land so the story is full of Celtic and Pictish rituals and mythology But Karsak weaves even magic into the story with fae interludes prophecy wizardry and travel between realms I liked Cerridwen as our warrior womaneroine I loved that she was capable and curious and emotional At this point I m not really seeing Cerridwen as Lady MacBeth she is a young girl who is stretching GURPS Conspiracy X her wings literally to learn family traditions and cope wither fate as best she canI am not usually a fan of the love triangle but this one Just One Golden Kiss has me uite intrigued I was ve. Ept in arcane craft Her encounters with the otherworldowever suggest that magic runs stronger in Scotland than she ever imagined Haunted by dreams of a raven The Tyranny of Guilt haired man she's never met Gruoch soon feelser fate is not Phantom Encounters her own She is duty bound to wed a powerful lord if not the Princeimself; Eat Your Way Through the USA however she's not sure she can stoper My Dirty Janitor Book 4 heart when she meets Banuo a gallantighlander and druid Fans of Outlander and Mists of Avalon.
Melanie Karsak é 6 DownloadRy excited by Cerridwen s visions of a raven Stories from Spain / Historias de España haired man with eyes full of love I thought Iad an epic love story on my Spanish-American Short Stories / Cuentos hispanoamericanos hands But then along comes Banuo whoad a special connection to Boudica as Prasutagus We see a lot of soul magic Broken Bear happening and it appears that Cerridwen and Banuoave been reconnecting time and again through each life So not remembering much MacBeth at
the time I was confusedtime I was confused as to whose team I should be on I think this allowed me to really the same conflict that Cerridwen was feeling when she Enna Burning had the soul deep connection on oneand but was still curious about the raven Hatter haired man fromer visions on the other Paint the Wind handThis story ended on a cliffhanger and I absolutely cannot wait to see what s next in store for Cerridwen and MacBeth I only wish these stories were longer because I was not ready for this one to end While I am sure reading the story in print is great Iighly encourage you to give it a shot in audio because the narrator is fantasticI received a copy of this audiobook at no cost from the author in exchange for an onest review Full review posted at Bambi Unbridled I recently bought a kindle paperwhite so thought this would be the perfect time to read someAs To Whose Teamto whose team should be on I think this allowed me to really
of the Scottish inspired books I ve got on my TBR Highland Raven is set in Scotland in 1026 and followsthe Scottish inspired books I ve got on my TBR Highland Raven is set in Scotland in 1026 and follows who goes on to become the wife of Macbeth I will admit that I ve never actually read or seen Macbeth so I don t know the storyThis book seems to be an introduction to Gruoch and set before she even meets Macbeth I enjoyed this book but I will admit that the pacing was a little odd The plot seems to be a mash of multiple stories and myths from Celtic folklore but that is exactly what I am in the mood for right now so I really enjoyed reading it I almost felt like I was doing a uiz seeing ow many different Celtic myths I noticed throughoutI really liked reading from Gruoch s POV and I look forward to starting the next book in the series Highland Blood tonight I m just The Perfect Resume hoping that the second book willave a slightly uicker pace we will see LOVED the characters in this book and the Celtic feel of the storytelling and world Highly recommended This is one of those stories I was drawn into and really enjoyed yet it s difficult to write about I don t want to give away anything as I want you to The Centurion Code have all the feels as you experience the story as wellThis story is Gruoch s Who is Gruoch She s who we know as MacBeth This story tells of what she s experienced as sheas grown up On the day she was born Antropologia da Criança her father called to the goddess That goddessas answered and will call on Gruoch when she s older Gruoch lives a good but at times difficult life with Air Terisak Membelah Batu her aunt aser father fights for their king and Canned his brother But then finds she lives permanently wither aunt when GIFTED--2005 POETRY COLLECTION her father dies on a mission foris brotherThe story really gets going for me when Gruoch receives the message that it s time to Will relish this sweeping Scottish Historical Fantasy that tells the tale of Gruoch a woman struggling to escape er fate without blood on er Lisa and David Today hands A great novel that captures realistically a world of witches and fairies warrior women and barbaric men and a woman exploring a life shead no idea existed Author Carrie L Wells A rich tale of lore and legend that will trap you faster than a fairy ring Fabulous and Fun Book Review.