The Girl Who Ruled Fairyland — For a Little While
Publish date: July 27th 2011
Pages no: 32
Edition language: English
I've decided to read The Girl Who Circumnavigated Fairyland in a Ship of Her Own Making by Catherynne M. Valente (that is one long-ass title) because I've been hearing only good things about it. However, upon further research, I've realized Valente has written a prequel to the novel. I like to read ...
As it has become customary in Valente's Fairyland books, this one is made of wistful melancholy and whimsical sadness dressed up as children's story. “Temptation likes best those who think they have a natural immunity, for it may laugh all the harder when they succumb.” Temptation to make things...
Once upon a time, a girl named Mallow grew very tired indeed of her little country house, where she grew the same enormous luckfigs and love-plantains every summer, slept on the same talking bed, and studied the same tame and amiable magic. Her friends would visit her from time to time, for she live...
Eine schöne kurze Geschichte aus der Fairyland-Welt. Schade, dass es noch so lange dauert, bis der nächste Band erscheint ;)