Sheepfarmer's Daughter (Deed of Paksenarrion Series #1)

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Paksenarrion — Paks for short — is somebody special. She knows it, even if nobody else does yet. No way will she follow her father’s orders to marry the pig farmer down the road. She’s off to join the army, even if it means she can never see her family again.
And so her adventure begins . . . the adventure that transforms her into a hero remembered in songs, chosen by the gods to restore a lost ruler to his throne.

Here is her tale as she lived...

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Overview

Paksenarrion — Paks for short — is somebody special. She knows it, even if nobody else does yet. No way will she follow her father’s orders to marry the pig farmer down the road. She’s off to join the army, even if it means she can never see her family again.
And so her adventure begins . . . the adventure that transforms her into a hero remembered in songs, chosen by the gods to restore a lost ruler to his throne.

Here is her tale as she lived it.

“Brilliant . . . the excitement of high heroic adventure . . . superbly cast with protagonists and supporting characters that will enchant the reader.” — Bookwatch

Paksenarrion--Paks, for short--refuses her father's orders to marry the pig farmer down the road and is off to join the army. And so her adventure begins--the adventure that transforms her into a hero remembered in songs, chosen by the gods to restore a lost ruler to his throne. Reissue.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780671654160
  • Publisher: Baen
  • Publication date: 3/1/1995
  • Series: Deed of Paksenarrion Series , #1
  • Pages: 512
  • Sales rank: 485,551
  • Product dimensions: 4.16 (w) x 6.76 (h) x 0.94 (d)

Meet the Author

Former Marine Elizabeth Moon is the author of many novels, including Victory Conditions, Command Decision, Engaging the Enemy, Marque and Reprisal, Trading in Danger, the Nebula Award winner The Speed of Dark, and Remnant Population, a Hugo Award finalist. After earning a degree in history from Rice University, Moon went on to obtain a degree in biology from the University of Texas, Austin. She lives in Florence, Texas.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 19, 2009

    I Also Recommend:

    What an adventure!!!

    I read these for the first time over 15 years ago. I fell in love with the adventure that Paksenarrion endures. I laugh, I cry and most of all I read it over and over to experience the trials of her life. I highly reccomend it. Read all three, and buy them aall at the same time because once you start you wont be able to put them down!

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  • Posted November 28, 2013

    Excellent!

    Excellent!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 15, 2001

    Historic Entertainment

    This book is interesting. At first you thing that its just going to be another fantasy voyage with your regular elves, wars and stuff, but it has just the right touch of fantasy to keep one interested, but enough historical accuracy to connvey the medievil feeling of warring warlords, taking a bath every few days, and the belief in the unknown. its really sweet. The only thing that stops me from giving it 5 stars is that at the end it gets a little redundant, and you don't want the book to end b/c its like a 1100 pages, but therer is no real story going on. The stuff in book 2 makes you want to cry too. I liked it

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