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Wolverine's Daughter

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  • Posted August 12, 2011

    Classic sword & sorcery adventure!

    This story follows Kelyn, brave warrior of the Keturans as she attempts to find her father, the "Wolverine", and somehow break the curse of clumsiness that has been cast upon her. In order to accomplish this quest, she must leave the rugged mountains where she and her people live and venture to the Outlands and begin her search for her father, whom she's never met. If you're a fan of sword and sorcery stories, then you'll truly enjoy this book. Kelyn's character reminds me of Xena, from the old tv series. She's an excellent warrior who prefers solitude over civilization, yet her quest forces her to venture into several large cities where she experiences first hand the harsh reality that not everyone can be trusted. She is befriended by a group of Traders (reminds me of gypsies) and travels with them to continue her search. I'm not the sort of person who'll give away spoilers, so I won't say what happens next, but I will say that it's definitely worth checking out. A few things. I know one of the major plot points was the curse of clumsiness that has befallen Kelyn, and it was mentioned several times, but not really in that much detail. I would have liked to have seen a little more explanation into the curse, why it was cast upon her, etc. I would have also liked to have seen a little more explanation on how the "Needle" was created, how it was used, how it was used to track them, etc. All in all, a very satisfying story of high adventure. I very easily lost myself in it for a day. Good job, Ms. Durgin!

    3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 21, 2014

    Really good read

    She is a tough cookie just like her father. Loved the action and the search. I am a fan of strong women (or girls) and magic and especially when the strong female doesnt even know how strong she is but finds out!!! You'll really enjoy this book, not boring for sure. You should read WOLVERINE'S DAUGHTER EMERGING LEGACY first though since it really is the beginning of her story. Just a short one and not required to enjoy this one but just gives a little background on her.

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  • Posted February 8, 2014

    Kelyn of Ketura, the daughter of the legendary warrior Wolverine

    Kelyn of Ketura, the daughter of the legendary warrior Wolverine, is on a quest to find her father, who left the mountains he called home, before she was born. After the death of her mother, the local wise-woman tells her to pursue  this search, and by doing so gives her the push to come of age by herself. Surviving all odds against the hostile Keturan mountains, and overcoming her own naïveté and clumsiness, we are allowed to follow and travel with her, to find her father, and ultimately to find her own true self. Although she is angered by the abandonment, the lure of adventure is stronger, and with swords and sorcery we are plunged into a magical fantasy world.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 3, 2013

    Great book for young adults and adults both.

    Enjoyable read with good story line. I hope the author continues to develop the characters in more depth and follows the story line.

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