The Druid

The Druid

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by Frank Delaney
     
 

Long long ago, when the pigs ate the apples off the trees and the birds flew upside down - so begins a tale by an Irish fireside. And thereby Frank Delaney, the New York Times bestselling author of Ireland, launches STORYTELLERS, a new series of short stories in the oral tradition, created specially for e-readers. In his first story, this master of the legendary form… See more details below

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Long long ago, when the pigs ate the apples off the trees and the birds flew upside down - so begins a tale by an Irish fireside. And thereby Frank Delaney, the New York Times bestselling author of Ireland, launches STORYTELLERS, a new series of short stories in the oral tradition, created specially for e-readers. In his first story, this master of the legendary form creates THE DRUID, a fascinating character full of cunning and false magic, who tries to win the hand of a beautiful girl.

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David Goodwin
Frank Delaney's next novel of Ireland won't be out until February 2012. In the meantime, he brings us a brand new story in an ancient vein. If you read Ireland, a Novel, you'll recognize the style: a story that could have been told by your grandfather (if he was a natural orator), full of history and legend, malice and heart.

The Druid in this tale is a bit of a bastard, making his own way in a wild and fearful world where shadows lurk in every hollow tree. Like all of Delaney's charac

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013862005
Publisher:
MEIER
Publication date:
12/15/2011
Series:
Frank Delaney Storyteller , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
272,902
File size:
0 MB

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