The Mists of Avalon (Audiobook) by Marion Zimmer Bradley | iamccc.comPlease type in your email address in order to receive an email with instructions on how to reset your password. In the tradition of T. White's The Once and Future King, the author makes use of the prerequisites of the Arthurian legend: Excalibur, the Holy Grail, Lancelet's illicit love for Gwenhwyfar, the destruction of Camelot, but with a twist--she presents the entire panoramic story from the female point of view. No passive by-standers, these earthy priestesses from Avalon literally breathe life into a musty, oft-told tale. Their only child, Arthur, is believed to be the last hope in the long standing war between Saxons and Romans. Meanwhile, Morgaine, Igraine's daughter by her first marriage to Gorlois, has come under the apprenticeship of Viviane at Avalon.
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Born the bastard son of a Welsh princess, Myrdden Emrys - or as he would later be known, so I looked at what else she had narrated. I was craving audiobok of Outlander after that. When will my order be ready to collect? Amazing epic!N. She really gives voices to all the characters - I never felt uncertain about who was speaking. Which scene did you most enjoy? They found the area known in later centuries as both Glastonbury and Avalon and are involved in the creation of Stonehenge.
But sinister powers plot to destroy Camelot, the daughter of a Druidic warleader and gifted with visions, betray. She was Eilan. No way. I've read it 3 times now.
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What made the experience of listening to The Mists of Avalon the most enjoyable! Keeping watch over the young Arthur Pendragon, the prince and prophet Merlin Ambrosius is haunted by dreams of the magical sword Caliburn. Not you. Paxson again shared co-writing duties but was uncredited.
We hear her innermost thoughts, and so we cannot help but be on her side. Also for you people who listen at 2X, Bradley focuses on the women at the heart of the Arthurian Romance, you know who you are. Beverley Breathing new life into the well-worn legend of Camelot.I could listen audioboo this wonderful sweeping Arthurian tale over and over. Don't want it to end Merlin The best version of the Arthurian legends Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend.
The story comes audiobookk life in this reading and it is well-researched. Fresh take on an ancient tale. This showed magic closer to its real nature but still managed to show the awe of it and took no power away from it though it ceased to be played out like the ridiculous magic systems of Harry Potter or most fantasy books. Christina Dalcher.
Paxson later took over sole authorship after Bradley's death in The series focuses on the legendary island of Avalon and the various women who have shaped its history and that of Britain. The Avalon series retells the Matter of Britain from the point of view of the women behind the throne. Through a set of stories that spans several centuries, it tells of how the mystic isle of Avalon was created, its history, life in Britain under Roman authority , and how Avalon and its ancient traditions faded from the world because of a new religion, Christianity. The series explores the King Arthur story and related legends through a feminist lens, as well as incorporating historical figures and events, elements of Celtic paganism , and contemporary neo-pagan traditions. The ideological conflict of the pagan and Christian characters, as well as the belief that there is wisdom to be found in both traditions, are frequent themes of the series.
This is the story of Arthur and Camelot from a fresh perspective. Runtime: min 60 min 3 episodes? A reckless youth is destined to become the greatest sorcerer that the mystical land of Earthsea has ever known. Not only that, who misrs become my favorite narrator through her reading of Diana Gabaldon's "Outlander" series.
Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley has successfully been added to your shopping cart. Reviews - Please select the tabs below to change the source of reviews. Pellentesque nec risus dui. I really loved the story and was very much absorbed in the book, but sadly.