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The Eyrie

and other southern stories
  • 108 Pages
  • 4.19 MB
  • English
Broadway Publishing Company , New York
Southern States -- Social life and customs -- Fi


Southern S

Statementby Bettie Freshwater Pool.
ContributionsPool, Gaston., Broadway Publishing Co.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.P781 E
The Physical Object
Pagination[16], 108, [24] p. (first 10 p. and last 17 p. blank), [1] leaf of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6958707M
LC Control Number05025621

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Beautifully written with richly realized characters, Stevie Davies' 'The Eyrie' is the quietly penetrating and perceptively observant story of three women who each demonstrate their own brand of bravery and optimism.5/5(2).

The book, as the title suggests, is about vision, how young and old seek a vantage point, an eyrie, from which s/he might look with (Unusual, as I do not often return to novels).

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The Eyrie is a nest for Hannah, Eirlys, and the wonderfully imagined ageing, political agitator Red Dora/5. The Eyrie (pronounced Eerie) is a haunting story that delivers.

I really enjoyed the visuals and the narrative was straightforward with enough nuance to keep me interested. I enjoyed the characters immensely, especially the locals and it felt like you were part of the story as you read it.

Would love to read a prequel or a sequel tale in the future.5/5(5). The Eyrie is the latest graphic novella from writer Thom Burgess and illustrator Barney Bodoano, and is a follow-up to their horror comic Malevolents – Click Click, which got pretty good reviews around the horror community a year or two ago/ The Eyrie is a furry Neopet and a quadruped, meaning it walks on four legs.

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Eyrie is a dark but dazzling study of people ance palces on the edge in [Winton's] hands, with his distinctive Australian voice and vernacular, this disquieting story also has the power to surprise and delight—perhaps even to inspire.” —Allison McCullough, The New York Times Book ReviewPages: SAGA In THE EYRIE, Davies writes beautifully, compassionately and has a fine perspective of geographical and social history.' -- Gwyn Griffiths THE MORNING STAR 'Davies's novel exhibits an agile wit, an intuitive understanding of human nature and an unstentimental clarity in.

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Read John Purcell's Review While reading Tim Winton's latest novel, Eyrie, I couldn't help thinking about Charlotte Wood's Animal People, Zadie Smith's NW and to a lesser extent, Julian Barnes' Sense of an Ending.4/5(12). The book Eyrie could have taken centuries to be build.

Harrenhall took like 3 generations. If we could do the pyramids we could do the Eyrie. It doesnt sound as fantastical to me. Oh, and the sky cell was way too big.

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By the end of the book, it has acquired deep personal resonance because a loved one is threatened. The Eyrie was his home, and his family had ruled it well for generations. He spent weeks studying maps, local history, and everything else he could get his hands on.

He knew he wasn't going to step into the role for years, decades even, but he swore he'd be prepared when it happened.Eyrie () is a novel by Australian author Tim Winton. It was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Literary : Tim Winton. This month one of the most highly anticipated films of the year, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay- Part 1, comes out in theater.

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