How to Flirt in Faerieland & Other Wild Rhymes

How to Flirt in Faerieland Other Wild Rhymes Do you know how to flirt in Faerie land C S E Cooney does In this collection of seventeen poems four never before published you ll find goblins crones robber brides coyotes and even a sea king Coo

  • Title: How to Flirt in Faerieland & Other Wild Rhymes
  • Author: C.S.E. Cooney Rebecca Huston
  • ISBN: 9781907881145
  • Page: 332
  • Format: Paperback
  • Do you know how to flirt in Faerie land C.S.E Cooney does In this collection of seventeen poems four never before published you ll find goblins, crones, robber brides, coyotes, and even a sea king Cooney draws from folklore and myth to create something entirely her own, something glimpsed only in Faerie From the raucous and bawdy to the sorrowful dirge, these poeDo you know how to flirt in Faerie land C.S.E Cooney does In this collection of seventeen poems four never before published you ll find goblins, crones, robber brides, coyotes, and even a sea king Cooney draws from folklore and myth to create something entirely her own, something glimpsed only in Faerie From the raucous and bawdy to the sorrowful dirge, these poems will work upon you like a spell But don t take the publisher s word for it Hearken to the words of JANE YOLEN, winner of the Grand Master Award from the Science Fiction Fantasy Poetry Association Cooney is drunk on words, and we readers drink a toast to her as well Or perhaps you prefer to heed SHARON SHINN, author of THE SHAPE CHANGER S WIFE C.S.E Cooney piles up words and rhymes and glittering images like so much sea glass on the shore Sublime, sublime o Or maybe DELIA SHERMAN, author of THE FREEDOM MAZE This is a poetry collection like no other I ve ever read If those folk can t convince you, then you ll just have to read the book yourselves.

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    1. Astonishing!This arachnid of an author spins a web that draws you in, and when in, dazzles you with her world. A world not like any others, fun and fresh, enchanted and enchanting. Thank you, C.S.E.!

    2. As someone who doesn't usually read poetry, I must say I really adored this!Not every poem or song was up my alley, but the ones I liked - I fell in love with them. The Bluebeard tale has such an amazing twist, The Sea-King poem at the very end was probably my favorite because it is quirky and romantic and true and so full of pretty images.I also met the Flabberghast again - one of the coolest characters in Cooney's collection Bone Swans (go check that one out, it blew my mind).So yeah, this is [...]

    3. From my introduction to the volume:However you come to hold this book in your hands, know that you are fortunate, and as a child of fortune you will come to no lasting harm. You are fortunate because C. S. E. Cooney is a marvel and this is her first book of poems—though you might equally call it a book of songs, or a book of tales in verse. Faerie does not like discrete categories. It does not like to be contained, bound up in limits; as its borders shift, so do these pieces. They are incantat [...]

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