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10 thoughts on “Phoenix and Ashes

  1. says:

    Ok M Lackey has three writing styles One she doesn't like it and has to meet a deadline Two she likes what she's doing but she doesn't have it fleshed out Three she has a full story and all the time she wants This one is a number three It's one of the longer Elemental Masters It's easily the size of Wizard of London twice over This

  2. says:

    Growing up in a nerd household I had often heard of Mercedes Lackey She is after all one of the most prolific science fiction Fantasy authors out there Phoenix and Ashes was the first book of hers I’d gotten around to reading and I was overall content with it Her characters though magical were grounded in th

  3. says:

    Take one part Cinderella with hints of Harriet Potter one part All uiet on the Western Front one part Downton Abbey and one part alchemy and mix wellThis is the story of Eleanor Ellie Robinson a girl who has been enslaved

  4. says:

    So the elemental masters can join the dark side There were lots of dark beasties in this one which was different though not nearly as maliciously fun as it could have been; and for a while I thought Alison was goin

  5. says:

    This one is a retelling of Cinderella Again I will have to complain at the lack of consistency Evil stepmother does away with father without making sure he changed his will?? Seriously? Evil stepmother casts a curse on stepdaughter pretty gru

  6. says:

    Of all the books in the Elemental Masters series this was my favorite It is a retelling of Cinderella set in the time of WWI in England This

  7. says:

    This is really bit changed version of the CinderellaEvil Step mother is also evil witch tooCinderella is also elemental magePrince is only noble but he is also soldier and elemental mage but he is injured in first world war and has also deep emotioal scars from warAnd typical for this series Mereces Lackey describes in great detail how people live in time period described in book So this time we get to know how difficu

  8. says:

    35 Stars Okay so I've figured out something about Lackey with this book Her stories and how she weaves the fairytale elements into them are really good and make the experience great But in the 3 books I've read in this series so far there has yet to be a flushed out romance And these were all books with strong romance plots I never believe the romance Ever It may be cute and I may believe that eventually these characte

  9. says:

    45Much much satisfying than my last read of this authorUnlike the other books I've read by her so far this one seems fully f

  10. says:

    Originally posted at Fantasy Literature Life's too short to read bad books of Mercedes Lackey’s ELEMENTAL MASTERS novels is a stand alone fairytale retelling Some of the novels have overlapping characters but you can read these books in any order The fourth book Phoenix and Ashes is a mostly pleasant Cinderell

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REVIEW ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Mercedes Lackey

Phoenix and Ashes

Mercedes Lackey's magical Elemental Masters series recasts familiar fairy tales in a richly imagined alternate Victorian worldEleanor Robinson’s life had shattered when Father volunteered for the Great War leaving her alone with a woman he had just married Then the letter came that told of her father’s death in the trenches and though Eleanor thought things couldn’t get any worse her life took an even bizarre turnDragged to the hearth by her stepmother Alison Eleanor was forced to endure a Phoenix and ePUB #192 painful and frightening ritual during which the smallest finger of. Ok M Lackey has three writing styles One she doesn t like it and has to meet a deadline Two she likes what she s doing but she doesn t have it fleshed out Three she has a full story and all the time she wants This one is a number three It s one of the longer Elemental Masters It s easily the size of Wizard of London twice over This is her Cinderella set in 1916 between an English farmgirl and a wounded pilot Both characters are fleshed out nicely Usually the prince in a fairy tale is just there as a placeholder or a plot point to compliement the beauty but this one has his own character The beauty is also far resilient that is typical for a fairy tale princess This takes a while to get through but this one was worth it

SUMMARY Phoenix and Ashes

Her left hand was severed and buried beneath a hearthstone For her stepmother was an Elemental Master of Earth who practiced the darker blood fueled arts Alison had bound Eleanor to the hearth with a spell that prevented her from leaving home caused her to fade from people’s memories and made her into a virtual slaveMonths faded into years for Eleanor and still the war raged There were times she felt she was losing her mind times she seemed to see faces in the hearth fireReginald Fenyx was a pilot He lived to fly and whenever he returned home on break from Oxford the youngsters of. Of all the books in the Elemental Masters series this was my favorite It is a retelling of Cinderella set in the time of WWI in England This book follows the traditional fairy tale than the other books in the series and that might have been part of the magic to me It is interesting to see all the uniue ways that the author has incorporated the traditional parts of the Cinderella story into this much darker tale of magic Like all of the books in the Elemental Master series this book can stand on its own If you are thinking of reading just one of this series this is the one to go with Electing Judges uniue ways that the author has incorporated the traditional parts of the Cinderella story into this much darker tale of magic Like all of the books in the Elemental Master series this book can stand on its own If you are thinking of reading just one of this series this is the one to go with

REVIEW ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ö Mercedes Lackey

The town would turn out to see him lift his aeroplane a frail ship of canvas and sticks into the sky and soar through the cloudsDuring the war Reggie had become an acclaimed air ace for he was an Elemental Master of Air His Air Elementals had protected him until the fateful day when he had met another of his kind aloft and nearly died When he returned home Reggie was a broken man plagued by shell shock his Elemental powers vanishedEleanor and Reginald were two souls scourged by war and evil magic Could they find the strength to help one another rise from the ashes of their destructio. This is really bit changed version of the CinderellaEvil Step mother is also evil witch tooCinderella is also elemental magePrince is only noble but he is also soldier and elemental mage but he is injured in first world war and has also deep emotioal scars from warAnd typical for this series Mereces Lackey describes in great detail how people live in time period described in book So this time we get to know how difficult life were in England during war and how losing millions of soldiering men changed society Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries until the fateful day when he had met another of his kind aloft and nearly died When he returned home Reggie was a broken man plagued by shell shock his Elemental powers vanishedEleanor and Reginald were two souls scourged by war and evil magic Could they find the strength to help one another rise from the ashes of their destructio. This is really bit changed version of the CinderellaEvil Step mother is also evil witch tooCinderella is also elemental magePrince is only noble but he is also soldier and elemental mage but he is injured in first world war and has also deep emotioal scars from warAnd typical for this series Mereces Lackey describes in great detail how people live in time period described in book So this time we get to know how difficult life were in England during war and how losing millions of soldiering men changed society

  • Paperback
  • 480
  • Phoenix and Ashes
  • Mercedes Lackey
  • English
  • 14 December 2017
  • 9780756402723