WINTERLING BY SARAH PRINEAS ULTRA RARE SIGNED DOODLED FIRST EDITION BOOK

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Winterling by Sarah Prineas is the first book of an awe inspiring trilogy. It has adventure, suspense, magic and fantasy - yes all in one book. Plus the characters are brilliant and it is laced with enchanted atmosphere. It definitely has film potential!
 
Now Doodled Books is proud to present a world exclusive of rare doodled books. Yes Sarah Prineas has signed, lined, dated and doodled rare Winterling at her home in the US. And yes these are the from the orginal first print run!  
 
Book review
The prose is lush and sensuous, evoking the sounds and tastes and scents of the natural world. Unusually, almost every character (except the puck-in-distress) is female, portrayed in all ages and roles—authority, hero, villain, mentor, warrior, healer, servant and goddess. Fer is herself brave and kind, but not unrealistically so; her magic is both matter-of-fact and a source of quiet joy. – Kirkus Reviews
 
Book description
“We live here, my girl, because it is close to the Way, and echoes of its magic are felt in our world. The Way is a path leading to another place, where the people are governed by different rules. Magic runs through them and their land.”
 
With her boundless curiosity and wild spirit, Fer has always felt that she doesn’t belong. Not when the forest is calling to her, when the rush of wind through branches feels more real than school or the quiet farms near her house. Then she saves an injured creature—he looks like a boy, but he’s really something else. He knows who Fer truly is, and invites her through the Way, a passage to a strange, dangerous land.
 
Fer feels an instant attachment to this realm, where magic is real and oaths forge bonds stronger than iron. But a powerful huntress named the MÓr rules here, and Fer can sense that the land is perilously out of balance. Fer must unlock the secrets about the parents she never knew and claim her true place before the worlds on both sides of the Way descend into endless winter.
 
Sarah Prineas captivates in this fantasy-adventure about a girl who must find within herself the power to set right a terrible evil.
 
About the Author
Sarah Prineas lives in the midst of the corn in Iowa City, Iowa, and can usually be found writing fantasy novels and stories on a stealthy silver MacBook called Pip. Prineas’s Magic Thief series introduced readers to the irascible wizard Nevery and his gutterboy apprentice, Connwaer. Sarah holds a PhD in English literature and recently taught honors seminars on fantasy and science fiction literature at the University of Iowa. She has an amazing dragon action-figure collection and occasionally bakes biscuits (although she says hers never seem to turn out as tasty as Benet’s do in The Magic Thief).
Sarah is married to John Prineas, a physics professor, which comes in handy when she’s writing about magic. They are the parents of Maud and Theo.
 
 
Product details
  • First Edition First Printings
  • Hardcover: 248 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins (3 Jan 2012)
  • Language English
  • ISBN-10: 0061921033
  • ISBN-13: 978-0061921032
  • Product Dimensions: 20.8 x 16.3 x 2.5 cm
 
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