8 edition of Brisingamen found in the catalog.
Diana L. Paxson
November 1, 1984
Written in English
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I have several books by Diana L. Paxson. I did a search and found this book entitled "Brisingamen." As I am teaching Pagan religions to students, I know that "brisingamen" is the magical necklace that belongs to the Goddess Freyja.
So, wanting to journey with the necklace of Norse mythology, I began to read this book. I took to this book right /5. The Author, Diana Paxon is a respected elder in Asatru and so seeing a modern fantacy by her I had to read it. As the other reviewers here have noted, it is rather dated, there is a lot about the Vietnam war, including some social commentary on it, but that doesn't interfere with the story, rather gives background to some of the charachters and why they have developed in the way which they have/5(11).
Brisingamen [Paxson, Diana L.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Brisingamen/5(10). The Battle for Brisingamen starts with two main characters and what I thought was a love story. It quickly went from that to an adventure that never lets up. Kent takes us into a magical world that is hidden from most humans or Doggerland/5.
Set in Cheshire (England), The Weirdstone of Brisingamen tells of Colin and Susan, brother and sister, who stumble into the magical world that exists under and around the everyda However, unlike Lewis's books, where the characters travel distinctly between the worlds, in Garner's novel the worlds interact continually and the boundaries are 4/5.
Free download or read online The Weirdstone of Brisingamen pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Alan Garner. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Paperback format.
The main characters of this fantasy, fiction story are Susan, Colin.4/5. Freya was told this treasure was the Brisingamen, or the Brising necklace and of great value to the dwarfs.
"Oh, you must sell me the necklace. I will give a treasure of silver for I cannot live without it. I have never seen one as beautiful." The dwarfs told her that all the silver in the world could not purchase the Brisingamen. The year's best convention is almost here.
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The Battle For Brisingamen is her first book. She had great fun writing this story, and her book 'The Glade' is also available. Harmony is a single young middle aged writer, with no children - but has plenty of cute gremlins who claim to be her nieces and nephews. She sincerely hopes you enjoy reading her books, and encourages you to loan them /5(12).
11 thoughts on “ What exactly is Brisingamen. peter J at pm. I’d like to explain Brisingamen in the context of Mjölnir, Gullinborsti and Draupnir. Mjölnir, the short-handled hammer are the Pleiades (just have a look on a star chart!), Gullinborsti has to be taken literally, we just see the stars that form the bristles (the three main stars of Aries), Draupnir is the.
Whereas LOTR is an Epic scale work, Weirdstone is a much more focused, immediate tale. Yet it has an irrepressible charm. Alan Garner does an exceptional job of blending the fantastical events of Arthurian and Norse mythology against the backdrop of rural Cheshire, England of the 's/5().
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen - Kindle edition by Garner, Alan. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Weirdstone of Brisingamen/5(50).
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen (Alderley - 1) Alan Garner Susan and Colin have been sent to their mother’s nurse for 6 months. The two children rapidly adjust to life in the country around Alderley Edge, but find an unusual interest in Susan’s “Tear”, a stone hanging from a bracelet passed to their mother by Bess Mossack, the nurse.4/5(32).
The Weirdstone Of Brisingamen (ISBN: ) A World Book Day 'Recommended Read' for One of our 'Must Reads'. Alan Garner weaves together Arthurian Legend and local folklore to stunning effect in this magical adventure. Usually referred to as The Tales of Alderley The Weirdstone of Brisingamen (Tales of Alderley, #1), The Moon of Gomrath (Tales of Alderley, #2), and B Author: Alan Garner.
“The Weirdstone of Brisingamen is one of the most important books in children’s fantasy. It has been an enormous inspiration to me and countless other writers, and is as enjoyable and fascinating now as it was when I first read it, wide-eyed and mesmerized, at the age of ten.”― Garth Nix/5(11).
Alan Garner OBE FRSL (born 17 October ) is an English novelist best known for his children's fantasy novels and his retellings of traditional British folk tales.
Much of his work is rooted in the landscape, history and folklore of his native county of Cheshire, North West England, being set in the region and making use of the native Cheshire : Children's fantasy, low fantasy, folklore.
Genre/Form: Fantasies (literary genre) Additional Physical Format: Online version: Paxson, Diana L. Brisingamen. New York: Berkley, © (OCoLC) Buy a cheap copy of The Weirdstone of Brisingamen book by Alan Garner.
Readers who love E. Nesbit or Susan Cooper may discover a new favorite in Alan Garner, winner of many awards for literary excellence including the Carnegie Medal. Free shipping over $Cited by:. The Weirdstone of Brisingamen Book Summary and Study Guide.
Alan Garner Booklist Alan Garner Message Board. Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Weirdstone of Brisingamen; This exciting tale of magic and myth fits neatly between the most excellent Hobbit, and the Harry Potter series.
It is set in Alderley Edge, Cheshire, which is a shire in.Book Overview The gift of an ancient necklace, the legendary Brisingamen, gives Karen Ingold the extraordinary powers of the goddess Freyia and leads her into a perilous confrontation with the evil Loki. The Paperback of the The Battle For Brisingamen: (Freya's Power) by Harmony Kent at Barnes & Noble.
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