The Raven Boys
An all-new series from the masterful, #1 New York Times bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater!FORMAT: UNABRIDGED 10 CDSLegend holds that Glendower, a vanished Welsh king, sleeps beneath the hills until he's needed. The first person to find him will be granted a wish - either by seeing him open his... show more
An all-new series from the masterful, #1 New York Times bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater!FORMAT: UNABRIDGED 10 CDSLegend holds that Glendower, a vanished Welsh king, sleeps beneath the hills until he's needed. The first person to find him will be granted a wish - either by seeing him open his eyes, or by cutting out his heart.Gansey has it all - family money, a car, time for extracurriculars and friends - but he's always loved the tales of sleeping kings. He thinks he's found one too, or at least the area where one might be: in the town of Henrietta, VA. And the best way to be there is to attend prestigious Aglionby Academy for Boys.Blue is the daughter of the town psychic in Henrietta, Virginia, but is too practical to believe in things like spirits or true love. Her policy is to stay away from Aglionby boys...but it may be that one in particular can change her mind about magic, and maybe even love.
Publish date: September 18th 2012
Publisher: Scholastic Audio Books
Edition language: English
Series: The Raven Cycle (#1)
Maggie Stiefvater ist eine Frau vieler Talente: Autorin, Künstlerin, Musikerin, Rennfahrerin, Ehefrau, Mutter. Sie besaß stets das Selbstbewusstsein, jede ihrer Leidenschaften auszuleben, doch ihre vermutlich älteste Passion ist das Schreiben. Sie begann bereits als Kind, Geschichten zu schreiben un...
Once again, I don't talk about what the book is about, that's why there is a back cover and sellers give you their pitch. What I liked about this book was several of the main characters and the author's exploration of Ley Lines. I'll probably go for a another book about Blue Sargent, Gansey and Ley ...
Review to Come after I catch up from my trip.
This book is a fantasy-magic-ya delight. It's the story of Blue Sargent who lives in Henrietta, Virginia. She is the one non-psychic in a family/house full of psychics; however, she does have her own special talent. Blue is a magical amplifier. When she is around magical things/events become stro...
“There are only two reasons a non-seer would see a spirit on St. Mark’s Eve,” Neeve said. “Either you’re his true love . . . or you killed him.” It is freezing in the churchyard, even before the dead arrive. Every year, Blue Sargent stands next to her clairvoyant mother as the soon-to-be dead walk p...