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A very fun read even if the story seems to flow along just a little too smoothly for our ero Another great book about dragons Human s and dragonstogether WOW Anyone who
likes dragon stories willlike this book ENJOY Engrossing and adorable Wierm s egg sidesteps or skewers dragon stories willlike this book ENJOY Engrossing and adorable Wierm s egg sidesteps or skewers fantasy tropes without simply becoming the opposite of the tropes It took me a couple of chapters to settle into the story but once I did I wanted to know what would appen next It s aimed at a young adult audience and is a stand alone book so the plot is fairly straight forward but not predictably so An excellent light read touching on family and the power of love This is a wonderful book It s a uniue and lovely story I purchased it to read as bedtime story for my daughters ages 4 and 7 with the plan to read a chapter at a time each night But I found the story so compelling I secretly finished the book without my daughte I loved this engaging well written story of a female dragon lonely in Memoirs of a Millionaires Mistress her mountain who raises a shipwrecked orphan boy aser son Calling the child Wiermig or Ig egg she faces the derision of Meet Phoenix her own dwindling kind and the wrath of villagers This dragon owns a magic ring which can turner into a The Mistletoe Melody (A Brookhollow Story, human lady so in this guise she is able to accompany the child to the village and buy food clothing and advice Ig learns fast and absorbs dragon speech and lore along withis other lessons When the time comes for Sid and Sam him to be apprenticede decides to become a minstrel or bard and adds to Screwball his store of songs and legends Theseim in good stead when e is faced with dire necessity
choices and strange beings on is travels From to sea serpents Ig as to deal and strange beings on is travels From witches to sea serpents Ig Up All Night has to deal fierce powers but the culmination of the adventures is the return of a loathsomeungry black dragon which The Spiral Dance had been previously thought to be just a legend With the generational cycle to the fore and adoption on the table some strong issues are addressed in this novel Iave classed it as a Young Adult work because not only is it a coming of age story but the contents are suitable for young adults However fantasy lovers of all ages will enjoy this re imagining of the dragon theme and each will take some different message from the striving of the characters for a better life I particularly liked a Plainswoman rider who appeals to me because she is practical and loves The Erotic Mind horses Other people may focus on another character including some of the finely described dragons The only thing remaining for me to say to author Jennifer Garlen is More Please Interspecies bondingIf Tarz. When the green dragon Sylla discovers an orphaneduman baby she adopts Dancing at Midnight (The Splendid Trilogy, him and raisesim as It Hurts When I Poop! a Story for Children Who Are Scared to Use the Potty her own Wiermig grows up a child of two worlds but the dragons are a dying race whose existenceas been forgotten by men Wiermig fulfills the expectations of the elder wierms by following the path of a fledgling dra.
download Wierms EggAn a Here With Me (Together human baby could be raised by an ape why could not Wiermig the foundling discovered among the remains of a shipwreck be raised by a dragon or wierm as the species is named in this remarkable fantasyFirst of all Jennifer is a friend of mine I knew she was a writer butad no idea she wrote something so imaginative sure footed and readable as Wierm s Egg The baby named Wiermig or dragon s egg by is adoptive mother Sylla is raised to be a sensitive and peaceful child Sylla does breathe fire and like all wierms she loves bright sparkly
Treasure I Never HaveI never ave understood the dragon lust for treasure theme A dragon Wicked Lies (Men of Summer, hoards gold butow can it spend it In this novel that appetite is described as something innate within the wierm s as something innate within the wierm s almost a chemical attraction In this context the wierm is not avaricious or greedy but actually loves the treasure for its own beauty of an art for art s sake mindset than simply a desire to possess Likewise Sylla loves Grave Tattoo her own treasure little Ig as she nicknamesim with the unconditional love of a mother for Georgia and the Tycoon her offspringLike many fantasy novels this one involves an apprenticeship a coming of age for the young prince andor warrior The refreshing difference in this novel is that the boy is drawn toward music and learns to playarp and flute and sing and write ballads This is a portrait of the bard as a young man As Sylla raises and educates Churchills Trial her son and trainsim in the ways and lore of the wierms she realizes that she also needs to expose A Conspiracy of Ravens (Lady Trent Mysteries him to the world ofis own kind Fortunately she possesses a magic ring that enables Lakeside Redemption her to assume auman shape and in the guise of a withered old woman she escorts In Pursuit of a Princess her young son into a nearby village where sheas befriended many of the residents especially a simple yet true Second Time Loving hearted guard named BertAlso at some point she must introduce Wiermig to a council of dragons and obtain approval forim to go on is uest and learn the secret that will fulfill is destiny Sylla s brother Willais is appointed to accompany the lad Using the magic ring Willais will become a wandering troubadour He and young Wiermig will soak up the local color learn about the ways of men and earn their keep as strolling minstrels performing ballads for any audience that will ave themI will not summarize the plot
OTHER THAN TO STATE THAT WIERMIGthan to state that Wiermig talents as a bard and is wit rather than Hawks Way (Hawks Way his skill with a sword enableim to survive the vicissitudes of plundering pirates sunken ships damsels in distress most of whom are shallow princesses vain kings and one demented evil Sauro. Gon first traveling the land with Family Men his uncle in disguise and then setting out onis own to learn Creative Participation his destiny from the Seeker in the Deep Along the waye encounters demons witches and pirates as well as dragons each with a part to play in changing Wiermig's life The past returns to shape the future when Erozu. ,
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Does Save The Human Inhabitantssave the Sabina Spielrein human inhabitants this kingdom and restore the peace that once exists betweenumans and wierms This Cognitive Radio Networks humanities person appreciates the fact that Wiermig becomes a bard whose weaponsis flute and Personnel Management in Government his lute are larger thanis silver dagger The dragons are mostly peace loving creatures Sure there are some bad ones in the bunch and of course the demented Erozur Generally they Out of This World have no appetite forumans as Sylla discovers after The Time It Never Rained her necessary devouring of a couple of rogues whoave invaded The Child of the Soul and Other Stories her cave The result is the most combustible case of Iave ever encounteredJennifer s imaginary world is
Far Denser Thandenser than many tales and fleshed out with a language Serpentine for the dragons and a geography that is comprised of far than simply a couple of kingdoms This world is detailed than that of most cinematic animated tales and worthy of an adaptation by a master such as Hayao Miyazaki Her prose possesses and unforced fluidity and she s also a pretty skillful writer of fantasy ballads Only once does it slip and thrust one out of the reality of this world when she refers to the scent of dragonbane as rather pleasant like something one might add to a linen closet to keep the laundry fresh Do wierms ave laundry to wash and if so do they need to put it in linen closetsAlthough stories of this world would be welcome this novel is not launched to initiate a multi volume saga such as George RR Martin might devise It is short and concise and extremely well paced and plotted Full disclosure Jennifer Garlen is a friend of mine I knew she was a writer but ad no idea she ad written something so readable and imaginative This novel is available in Kindle format only but that fact should in no way detract from the fact that any publisher would be a fool not to pass up the opportunity to make this a print book for mass consumption Great job Jennifer It is a beautiful book Everyone should read it A marvelous tale of the families we create for ourselves Love and compassion are at the core of this tale of adventure and it s refreshing to see a protagonist work to survive in a complicated world by creating community rather than by wandering off alone Lifelong readers of fantasy will be pleased to see the echoes of favorite authors in this text including Kipling Tolkien and for me at least Kenneth Grahame Delightful coming of age story Much like Peter S Beagle s The Last Unicorn Wierm s Egg cleverly plays with the conventions of the fantasy novel to create a compelling and original story. R the black dragon who devastated Weshura in an ancient war resumes is bloody campaign against wierms and men Wiermig now a young bard embarks on a dangerous journey to defeat Erozur not with swords or strength but with the knowledge The Soviet Union he possesses and a powerful relic left by a long dead champion from the pas.