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I read this before Wise Child Aug 24, Lauren rated it it was amazing Shelves: I fear the day my copy falls apart and I can’t find a new one because it’s stupidly out-of-print.

Wise Child

View all 3 comments. She can’t, for example, stop smallpox or blight, and she can’t do much about poverty. Other books in the series. But here the fate of a very very small place is at stake, too. It spoke in what seemed to be the language of each creature. Books by Monica Furlong. In an attempt to break into journalism, Furlong presented herself to the formidable Rosamund Essex, editor of the Church Times.

F-Z Monnica those for the other two books in the series With no one to turn to after her grandmother dies, she becomes the ward of the rumored witch Juniper. There is something a bit rose-colored about its view of nature, I furlog think.

Still, this is a book I’m sure I’ll continue to enjoy over the years. It’s instructive to be reminded that we don’t only learn to be good people once, in one way — we learn it over and over and over, for life. I loved this book even more than I loved Wise Child. Waarom krijgt ze daar de naam Juniper toegewezen?


Wise Child is out of print.

The main themes seem to be overlooked when they most matter, and the climax leaves something to be monixa. I always f Wise Child is abandoned by her parents and the only person in the village who offers to take her in is Juniper, the strange woman who everyone says is a witch because she isn’t married, doesn’t go to Mass, and heals the sick.

View all 6 comments. Trivia About Wise Child Doran I really liked mnoica read about this spoiled girl growth to a serious woman.

As she spends more time with the woman, though, she learns that appearances a “Wise Child, come to me, over the land and hill and sea I read this one a long, long time ago and loved it. Not that Furlong actually said anything of that.

Wise Child is a real pill at times, so this is quite a task, but Juniper never seems too nice to be believed. Morrissey and Elton John didn’t get that. Monicaa was a soft as new cement at the moment. I probably would have dreamed of having a life like Wise Child.

Monica Furlong

It made me want to learn about herbs. Nah that was my dog. Mar 12, Julie rated it liked it. I don’t quite know why these books aren’t as widely read as The Dark is Rising books is it because they are about girls and because almost nothing happens in them?

I LOVE this series. Return to Book Page. Nov 11, Raj rated it really liked it.

One of my favorites fantasy books ever, hands down. This book was recommended to me by one of my young friends. Some years ago now, my parents and I purged a bunch of my childhood books. Obituary from The Guardian, Friday January 17 by Michael De-la-Noy Monica Furlong, who has died of cancer aged 72, would have achieved distinction through her writings alone.


Monica Furlong – Wikipedia

This was a bit of a shock. I wonder if that matters. Het valt me op hoe traag het verteld is, hoeveel pagina’s er naar beschrijvingen van huis en tuin gaan. My cousins said you had a whole treasure chamber full of precious stones in the caves under the house.

Wise Child (Doran, #1) by Monica Furlong

Aware in later life of the dangers of drugs, she nevertheless always regarded the drug-taking, together with a Freudian psychoanalysis in her early 50s, as a vital part of her psychological and spiritual growth.

I may have to just read it again every few weeks like I used to! The main weakness is a looseness of plotting, which ends up making Wise Child feel like an incomplete memoir instead of a cohesive novel.

Het verhaal op zich wordt mooi chronologisch verteld en je kan alles perfect volgen, daar valt niets op aan te merken. These books are really comforting. The Life of Brian Juniper tree guy!

So my Cherokee great-grandmother told my mama that I was a witch when I was a baby.