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The Summer Queen (Book 1) The Winter Crown (Book 2) The Autumn Throne (Book 3) Praise for The Summer Queen: "The Summer Queen is a fabulous novel based on the most up-to-date and meticulous research.
This is historical fiction at its best and I loved every page of it."―/5(). The Summer Queen is the 1st book in a trilogy. I am very excited to read them all. This book is the story of young Eleanor(Alienor) as the spelling the authors uses.
She is a most fascinating character in history. This book is of her early life and her marriage to Louis VII. She was only 13 years of age when her dying father made a marriage /5.
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One-click, and let the adventure continue!/5(50). The Summer Queen takes the promise of The Snow Queen and leaps beyond it to achieve the status of greatness. As others have said, this is a gut-wrenching read. The book feels not so much like an emotional rollercoaster as a wrack, and it is a long one/5.
The Summer Queen is the extraordinary sequel to one of science fiction's most celebrated novels, The Snow Queen. Set in a fully realized universe of wonders, this spectacular space epic, itself a finalist for the Hugo Award, is one of the most remarkable novels in the field.
The Summer Queen is not the best historical novel I have ever read but it certainly is an enjoyable read. The exceptional destiny of Alienor of Aquitaine is perfect material for a novel, and I really appreciated the author's efforts to accurately describe the historical context (I know it annoys some readers, but I personally like it when /5().
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Author: Amelia Wilde. Parents need to know that The Summer Prince is a fascinating sci-fi debut that's a mature read on a number of levels.
It will interest readers who like to explore artistic expression as a tool of social change, the impact of technology, political science and gender studies (it's a matriarchal society), and even classic Brazilian music.4/5.
Buy a cheap copy of The Summer Queen book by Elizabeth Chadwick. Free shipping over $ The Summer Queen: A Novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine (Book #1 in the Eleanor of Aquitaine Series) Eleanor of Aquitaine, the legendary 12th century queen of France and later of England, is one of the most powerful and irrepressible women in medieval.
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Get this from a library. The summer queen. [Elizabeth Chadwick] -- Eleanor of Aquitaine's story deserves to be legendary. She is an icon who has fascinated readers for over years. But the real Eleanor remains elusive - until now. Based on the most up-to-date.
Marisol is the queen of became friends with Elsa after the latter visited her out of concern for Eldora. Their friendship culminated in the establishment of an ice trade between their respective kingdoms.
History. Marisol journeyed to many surrounding kingdoms in order to secure trade deals that would supply ice intended to keep Eldora's food : Elsa, Omar. The Winter King and the Summer Queen is a story about two conflicting monarchs in the sky, each with their own ideas on how to control the Earth’s weather.
Whilst the Winter King wants to send snow and storms down all the time, the Summer Queen wants to send sunshine and keep the Earth warm and bright. The Summer Queen. By: The story is constrained as it is historical fiction but I enjoyed hearing events from Queen Mary’s point of view.
Good book for a long walk or drive. Overall 1 out of 5 stars. Performance 5 out of 5 stars. Story 5 out of 5 stars.
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For some, summer reading is all about beach reads —those books that are set at the beach or are light and breezy enough to read under the sun in the sand—or romance.
Overflowing with scandal, politics, sex, triumphs and tragedies, The Summer Queen is the first novel in a stunning trilogy from award-winning and much-loved author Elizabeth Chadwick The next two books - The Winter Crown and The Autumn Throne - are available to buy NOW in paperback and ebook.
Praise for Elizabeth Chadwick/5(6K). British author Chadwick (Shadows and Strongholds, etc.) begins a trilogy chronicling the life of Eleanor of Aquitaine, a queen equal to tale opens with William, Duke of Aquitaine, mortally ill. To ensure Aquitaine’s future, he arranges the marriage of his daughter, year-old Eleanor—Alienor, as written then—to Louis, the French crown : Elizabeth Chadwick.
From page one of this book, I was hooked. Published in thethis book was cutting edge with one dreamt about ideas of successful cloning. Amazing how the power and awe of this book lasts story is a futurized version 5/5(5).
The first in this highly anticipated trilogy, The Summer Queen follows Eleanor through the Second Crusade to the end of her marriage to Louis VII. The author's meticulous research (including delving into the Akashic records) portrays the Middle Ages and Eleanor with depth and vivid imagery unparalleled in historical fiction that will keep.
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Light Age Toning and Creasing to Front and Back Covers of Unclipped Dust Jacket with Staining to Inside Rating: % positive. The Summer Court is one of the Faerie Courts, ruling over part of Faerie in the Nevernever. Summer is most often associated with growth and heat which is directly opposed to the Winter Court.
The Summer Court is ruled by three Queens, collectively known as the Summer Queens. In addition, Summer counts many Sidhe and lesser faeries as members of the greater. Female Fantasy Authors, November Joan D. Vinge has had her hand on many film novelizations -- from Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome to Ladyhawke to Cowboys & Aliens.
It is the Hugo Award winning The Snow Queen, however, that has gripped readers and kicked off her Snow Queen Cycle, which is based on the Hans Christian Anderson fairy tale. Her output has. Endearing characters with bizarre fixations fill Wang’s superb debut collection, a perfect book to dip into this summer.
Two synchronized divers grow up with lives and bodies completely entwined. A year-old works for her parents’ travel agency and suddenly falls under the spell of a qi master. A massive Chinese carp bloom clogs American.
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Writer Elin Hilderbrand, 'Queen Of Summer,' Wears Her Crown Proudly Hilderbrand reigns over the summer book market with her breezy novels, mostly set in Nantucket. Even if you're in a drab office.Ophelia and the Marvelous Boy by Karen Foxleen is a children's book set in modern times featuring the Snow Queen and other elements from the fairy tale.
 The book The Raven & The Reindeer by T. Kingfisher is a retelling of Andersen's tale where Gerta (Gerda) finds herself re-examining her attachment to the cold and selfish Kay (Kai) on her Author: Hans Christian Andersen.The long-awaited sequel to Vinge's enormous The Snow Queen (), an interstellar tug-of-war between the far-from-benevolent Hegemony and the backward-but-indispensable planet Tiamat.
It is now Summer on Tiamat; the Hegemony has withdrawn, leaving the planet in the hands of the Snow Queen's clone, Moon. Numerous—too numerous—subplots get underway.