The Raven and the Reindeer

The Raven and the Reindeer

by T. Kingfisher

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Overview

When Gerta's friend Kay is stolen away by the mysterious Snow Queen, it's up to Gerta to find him. Her journey will take her through a dangerous land of snow and witchcraft, accompanied only by a bandit and a talking raven. Can she win her friend's release, or will following her heart take her to unexpected places?

A strange, sly retelling of Hans Christian Andersen's "Snow Queen," by T. Kingfisher, author of "Bryony and Roses" and "The Seventh Bride."

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781614503897
Publisher: Argyll Productions
Publication date: 07/23/2017
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 369,397
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

About the Author

T. Kingfisher is the vaguely absurd pen-name of Ursula Vernon, an author from North Carolina. In another life, she writes children's books and weird comics. She has been nominated for the World Fantasy and the Eisner, and has won the Hugo, Sequoyah, Nebula, Alfie, WSFA, Coyotl and Ursa Major awards, as well as a half-dozen Junior Library Guild selections.

This is the name she uses when writing things for grown-ups. Her work includes multiple fairy-tale retellings and odd little stories about elves and goblins.

When she is not writing, she is probably out in the garden, trying to make eye contact with butterflies.

www.tkingfisher.com

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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The writing is gorgeous. The story is thoughtful and brilliant. The magic is of that subtle, organic type that makes enchantment seem like the natural state of being. Every single character feels real and alive and fully fleshed out. Every description is sublime. The balance of comedy and darkness is flawless, and the crow's name is "the sound of mouse bones crushed under the hooves of god." The romance is beautiful and sweet and natural and perfect. I adore absoloutely everything about this book, and having just finished reading it, am literally about to read the whole story over again because it was honestly that wonderful. Click "buy" and thank me later.