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By Alyxandra Harvey

ISBN-10: 1897453183

ISBN-13: 9781897453186

“Think you recognize vintage fairy stories of yore? You’re approximately to come across a few without notice darkish and interesting passages printed via Alyxandra Harvey, the bestselling writer of Haunting Violet, Stolen Away and highly well known The Drake Chronicles vampire novels. Briar Rose, a set of fantastically crafted epic poem-short tales, revisits conventional stories from antiquity to open up new mystical geographical regions of odd, unsettling percentages and surprises. something is certain – you’ll by no means, ever examine vintage fairy stories an identical manner again…” - Michael B Davie, writer, Poetry for the Insane: the whole Mental

“Fairy stories didn’t start as children’s tales. They have been initially oral folktales notion to belong to the ‘peasant’ classification, until eventually the literary salons of the seventeenth Century followed them as their very own. they've been retold numerous occasions and enormous quantities of years later they nonetheless resonate. they're a consultant throughout the darkish woods of lifestyles and a talk with our mythic selves. Take one other glance: The witch, the wolf and the beauty await.” – Alyxandra Harvey

About the Author:
Alyxandra Harvey lives in an previous Victorian stone apartment together with her husband, canine, and some pleasant ghosts. She loves medieval clothes, was once in a position to recite all the girl of Shalott through Tennyson, and has been accused, greater than as soon as, of being born within the mistaken century. She believes this to be ordinarily precise, with the exception of the truth that she quite likes working water, women’s rights, and ice cream. She additionally likes cinnamon lattes, tattoos and books.

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