Birth of the Firebringer has ratings and reviews. Jennifer said: THIS IS THE BOOK I WAS BORN TO READ! I loved every beautiful moment, word, ima. Volume One of the Firebringer Trilogy Jan, the prince of the unicorns, is high- spirited, reckless-and the despair of his mighty father, Korr. Reluctantly. The Firebringer Trilogy by Meredith Ann Pierce is a Young Adult series of novels whose main Birth of the Firebringer; Dark Moon; The Son of Summer Stars.
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Although he maintains unshakable faith in his goddess’s existence, he begins to question the authority of her more terrestrial interpreters. Showing of 60 reviews.
But he would fight. It was as magical as I remembered and I am excited to read the next books in the series after all these years! This was the first true fantasy story I firebriner read as a youngster. Then I forgot about it until recently and just found the first book at HPB. This book is a piece of brilliance, poetic brilliance, literary brilliance, mythological and dazzling brilliance.
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Meredith Ann pierce lives bbirth Micanopy, Florida. This was my favorite book because it started the process of my atheism. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Volume One of the Firebringer Trilogy Jan, the prince of the unicorns, is high-spirited, reckless-and the despair of his mighty father, Korr.
Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. What fitebringer items do customers buy after viewing this item? As an adult this all sounds ridiculous, but it reinforced my survival strategy: But it planted invaluable seeds in the garden of my sixth-grade brain, which would eventual sprout into critical thinking, objectivity, empathy, morality, and a global perspective.
But he had saved Korr and the others of the band. Birth of the Firebringer is the beginning of a beautiful, dramatic and promising legend that I og to see the arch and climax of.
Author could have a done a bit more fact-checking or res Not bad. It’s been about 16 years now since Bifth came across this book and I still love to read it to this day.
This is a moving and timeless book about growing up. Firebeinger consider themselves at war with not just the wyverns but also the pans of the Pan Woods that surround the vale and the gryphons of the Gryphon Mountains, and have been awaiting the coming of the prophesied Firebringer who is destined to lead them back to the Hallow Hills and drive out the wyverns forever.
There are no men in this series although something like them are hhe at one point and burth world is lovely. The writing is fabulous, and reading it again as an adult was like re-discovering a treasure hoard. Although his father is the prince of the unicorns, Jan worries that he isn’t worthy of his prophesied destiny and that he can’t live up to his father’s legacy.
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My early years were very unhappy, and the church was the only place giving me a message that resonated with my internal struggle. The Best Books of Want to Read saving…. Nov 19, Drusilla Mallory rated it really liked it Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to birty Goodreads account. There would be no songs to mark his death; and none of his people would even know.
These unicorns are a varied, honorable, dangerous race that is in the middle of an age old battle with dragons. And one thing he learned at the end of his journey is what fire is, because while unicorns tell of the coming of the Firebringer, and the narrator will sometimes describe things as “flitting like flame” or “fire-white” the unicorns have never seen fire and don’t know what the word means.
Mar 18, Katherine Smith rated it really liked it. The next two books are great too, but this first one which was the only book for a long time, and stands alone fairly well will always have an extra-special place in my heart. They have their own words like “Hist” and “list” “be quiet” and “listen”, respectively and also “hale” which means essentially “Okay;” they often say “Are you hale?
Birth of the Firebringer (Firebringer, #1) by Meredith Ann Pierce
Soon Jan’s curiosity flrebringer him, along with his friend Dagg, and their mentor, the female warrior Tek, into the greatest dangers-deadly gryphons, sly pans, wyverns, pards, and renegade unicorns.
Maar uiteindelijk blijkt dat er voor Yan een grote taak weggelegd is. There is definitely a place for cheese in my heart but I’m just not in the mood right now RobinHobbBookHangover Don’t believe the upper limit thr the Having said that, this book reads very maturely for YA – I find that it’s written in a more classic style.
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The untangling of the satisfying plot and Pierce’s ability to foster belief in her unicorns, consistently describing the action as these fitebringer animals feel and sense it, are enhanced by her stately use of language and the sense of their history and culture which she creates and sustains.
I would recommend this book to anyone who wants a coming of age story that lives outside the box, a uniq I first read this as a teen and was amazed at how immersed I could be in a story not about humans.
As a kid I bought this book for the cover – It had a unicorn, and I was horse crazy. His friends Daag and Tek make wonderful companions.
This book started my love for stories. It was published back in my childhood, and is a three-part series.