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Genre: Young Adult, Fantasy, Fantasy
Perennial favorite McKinley's prose is rich and wonderfully eloquent, and in this case she breaks her story into four parts rather than chapters. Regrettably, a lack of interaction between characters and a comparatively thin plot are exacerbated by the book's leisurely pace.
The demesne of Willowlands is in trouble. In a double tragedy, the people have lost their master and chalice. For the land and people to thrive they must have both. The previous master's younger brother was sent away to become a priest of fire and has been recalled in hopes of making him the
Reviewed By: Jill M. Smith
Published: September 2008