Fiction. Follow the adventures of a minstrel named Finbar as he travels the countryside telling his stories. Along the way he encounters a wide variety of intriguing characters and fantastic settings. These nine short pieces describe magic, life, and love, taking Finbar from one world to another, battling magicians and enchanted animals, dragons and bears and evil wizards, across time and great distances. Tala Bar weaves these tales into a colorful and picturesque story.
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About the Author
Tala Bar was born on a kibbutz in Israel. She lived in London for a time where she received an M.Phil. in Hebrew literature and later a BA in English. She returned to Israel to teach Hebrew and English languages and literature. She has a number of books, stories, and articles published in print and on the net, both in Hebrew and English.
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Tales of a Minstrel based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Tala Bar's knowledge of mythology and narrative structure is superlative. Her writing is the perfect blend of ancient myth and contemporary fiction, recalling classical forms while maintaining a modern perspective.