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Lady Macbeth Daughter of RavensE Gruoch is learning the old ways of Birds, Beasts, and Bandits her people This story is set in Scotland and we get that magicalistorical feel from itThere is books to come with Gruoch and er life I know there s to come as we aven t gotten through MacBeth s story fully yet and I very much look forward to what s to come The End Bambi Nooooooooooo can t be overFrantically checking Audible to see if the next book is out No Gah flailsIt s Been While Since a while since The Accidental Startup had that reaction to the end of a book but I was utterly captivated by Highland Raven It was just so so magical for lack of a better word And I can t say enough good things about the narrator Lesley Parkin She really did a fabulous job with the accents and tenor of the story she brought all the characters and the setting to life with a lyrical cadenceSo this story is about Shakespeare s Lady MacBeth with some paranormal twists Now itas been many years since I read Shakespeare in school so I really can t much about the correlation between this st Ah I really wanted to like this one The premise was so intriguing and drew me in A Macbeth retelling in Lady Macbeth s voice with a lot of The Man in the High Castle historical fantasy elements thrown in and reframing the tale in the religious struggles of the dark ages between traditional pagan worship and the spread of the White Christ Unfortunately I didn t like it so muchI should mention the book s abrupt ending I know it s only the first book in a four part series But nonetheless I think it is bad form to end the book so abruptly This was a minor pointoweverWhat really bothered me #Was Throwing In Everything But #throwing in everything but kitchen sink which bred a kind of Mary Sueism Lady Macbeth Gruoch is a Essays from the Visit of Mor Ignatius Zakka I Iwas to Heidelberg heck of a character to work with andistorically A Taste of Darkness (Mackenzie Vampires her lineage was impressive I knew the book wouldave In Darkest London historical fantasy in it so I accepted it just fine when she learns ancient magic in a pagan coven Then it turns out she s the incarnation of Cerridwen a very powerful goddess Wow That s uite something But she s also destined to become one of the Wyrd sisters practising dark otherworld magic too Okay this character is really extremely powerful Oh but she s also a reincarnation of the ancient ueen Boudicca Uh And that s kind of a problem Gruoch is too special She simultaneouslyolds several very important and powerful positions which stretches suspension of disbelief not to mention threatens the tension in the story because there s very few who actually Naturalistless have power than she does To beonest I think the story would The MeatEater Fish and Game Cookbook: Recipes and Techniques for Every Hunter and Angler have been better if Gruochad not been an incarnation of Cerridwen or Boudicca She already Babys Mealtime had enough going on with joining a coven and becoming a Wyrd sister not to mention being born so close to the crown That s enough specialness for anyone toandleAnd then there were the sex scenes which were too The Miracle Equation heavy on the purple prose for my tastes and didn t seem to fit with the tone of the rest of the storyI also wanted to mention that I initially started this book as an audiobook but uickly switched to a standard book because I didn t enjoy the narratorI guess I won t be continuing with this series4 out of 10 45 StarsWow what a storyFirst of all look at that cover 3The end left a lot of uestions but the rest of the story was beautiful and magical LOVED the characters in this book and the Celtic feel of the storytelling and world Highly recommended 35 star. Will relish this sweeping Scottish Historical Fantasy that tells the tale of Gruoch a woman struggling to escapeer fate without blood on The Dawn of Modern Thought herands A great novel that captures realistically a world of witches and fairies warrior women and barbaric men and a woman exploring a life she ad no idea existed Author Carrie L Wells A rich tale of lore and legend that will trap you faster than a fairy ring Fabulous and Fun Book Review. .

SFULL REVIEWThis audiobook was provided by the author narrator or publisher at no cost in exchange for an unbiased review courtesy of AudiobookBlast dot com at my reuestGruoch raised by er loving aunt and cruel Samael Aun Weor, The Absolute Man husband is destined to be called by the goddess When the goddess calls Aunt Madelaine tellser Dragonfrigate Wizard Halcyon Blithe (Halcyon Blithe, husband that Gruoch is going to a convent to study the White Christ but truly she s going to learn the old ways of their peopleThis is the first story I veeard narrated by Lesley and I m ighly impressed The thick accent of the time #And Place Comes Through #place comes through feels genuine Emotion and spirits of the characters come through the rise and fall of er tone I was really drawn to Goethean Science her narration Lesley even gives different feel to voices for different charactersThe writing feels so real when I listen to Lesley narrate The brutal treatment woman lived under as wives and servants alike The story starts slower setting the stage of where Gruoch comes from and what she s seen to bringer to who she is This is Lady MacBeth and Out of the Shadows, Into the Streets! her journey through lifeThis is one of those stories I was drawn into and really enjoyed yet it s difficult to write about I don t want to give away anything as I want you toave all the feels as you experience the story as wellThis story is Gruoch s Who is Gruoch She s who we know as MacBeth This story tells of what she s experienced as she Digital Crossroads has grown up On the day she was borner father called to the goddess That goddess as answered and will call on Gruoch when she s older Gruoch lives a good but at times difficult life with er aunt as The Einstein Theory of Relativity her father fights for their king andis brother But then finds she lives permanently with How to Negotiate Your First Job her aunt whener father dies on a mission for is brotherGruoch as lived through much with the way woman are seen and treated in this time Watching the Perfect Justice (Ben Kencaid, hatred and love that men could show woman but mostly the mistreatment above all She s even been at the receiving end as wellThe story really gets going for me when Gruoch receives the message that it s time to go live with the ladies of the goddess and learn the ways of old However Gruoch is different She s of an older blood Soul magic Gruoch finds who she was by who she meets There is a magical feel of old ways to all Gruoch lives through Sheas a connection to the goddess she believes thanks to The Literary Relationship of Lord Byron and Thomas Moore her father s doing ater birth I love when Gruoch goes to the ladies all that she learns and sees so much magicAaah Sid Sid is very different She s alone in seeing the faerie folk And she can really see them Gruoch sees enough to believe it and so do I Sid shows Gruoch Suggestions for Marketing Small Timber her past life one they shared And when Druid named Banuo arrives at theoliday celebration Gruoch sees of that past life A past life she loves and would do anything to New Exploration have again However Gruoch isaving visions of another man And this man can see The Shaping of Western Civilization her as well Who ise and what does e mean to er And the goddess The Ecology, Exploitation and Conservation of River Turtles has other plans for GruochGruoch is one strong woman She witnesses abuse and stands in it s face when she realizes at a young age as to what sappening Even when that abuse finds er Gruoch also feels
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She finds friends and the man that s dear to er She stands for The Hockey Saint (Forever Friends, herself and not just as a pawn forer uncle the King to pass around although she knows she could be married off as a political pieceI enjoyed the magical feel we get whil. Ept in arcane craft Her encounters with the otherworld Valentino however suggest that magic runs stronger in Scotland than she ever imagined Haunted by dreams of a ravenaired man she's never met Gruoch soon feels er fate is not er own She is duty bound to wed a powerful lord if not the Prince imself; owever she's not sure she can stop Craving (Willow Creek, hereart when she meets Banuo a gallant ighlander and druid Fans of Outlander and Mists of Avalon.

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OK I ave to confess I got this book because of the cover Highlands stone circle my Outlander loving Yonen Buzz, Volume 1 (Yonen Buzz, heart just started beating faster Then when I started reading I couldn t stop Celtic mythology the old ways Scotland and magicI was lost in time and couldave stayed idden in the coven forever The story was over way too soon and now I just can t wait to follow this raven on er journey onward Thank you Melanie for lifting the veil and showing me the ways of the Goddess I recently bought a kindle paperwhite so thought this would be the perfect time to read some of the Scottish inspired books I ve got on my TBR Highland Raven is set in Scotland in 1026 and follows Gruoch who goes on to become the wife of Macbeth I will admit that I ve never actually read or seen Macbeth so I don t know the storyThis book seems to be an introduction to Gruoch and set before she even meets Macbeth I enjoyed this book but I will admit that the pacing was a little odd The plot seems to be a mash of multiple stori I think I ve burned through all the worthwhile Highland novels and while futilely searching for this showed up as a suggestion in my feed Marketed as a book about the old gods of the Isles and appealing to fans of Outlander and Mists of Avalon both of which I really enjoyed I was totally lost The first book completely drew me in The ways of the old gods are always fascinating for me to read about I like contemplating other ways of living other religions and practices and other ways of viewing the world This is not an accurately The Wood Demon historical novel a lot of creative license was taken you need to know that up front or you may be disappointed This is a fantasy novel And the pace of these novels does move along kind of slowly but it will be at least a 4 novel series when the 4th book comes out and maybe so it s kind of a saga and if you go into it knowing that it sits better Besides that I didn t mind the slow pace when I found the characters and setting enchanting if somewhat dismal this is Lady Macbeth we re talking aboutere after all These are also not very fluffy in terms of feel good emotions and appenings This is a gritty #graphic violent sexually free series where the realities of life as #violent sexually free series where the realities of life as woman at this time are often very grim Despite all of those disclaimers I really enjoyed this first book and the rest of the series so far 3 12 startspacing was a bit odd but overall a different yet enjoyable read This is one of those stories I was drawn into and really enjoyed yet it s difficult to write about I don t want to give away anything as I want you to ave all the feels as you experience the story as wellThis story is Gruoch s Who is Gruoch She s who we know as MacBeth This story tells of what she s experienced as she Dispatches from Dystopia has grown up On the day she was borner father called to the goddess That goddess Max and the Tom Cats (More Bob Books for Young Readers, Set II, Book 8) has answered and will call on Gruoch when she s older Gruoch lives a good but at times difficult life wither aunt as Ancient World her father fights for their king andis brother But then finds she lives permanently with Fighter her aunt whener father dies on a mission for Събрани разкази, Том 5 his brotherThe story really gets going for me when Gruoch receives the message that it s time to go live with the ladies of the goddess and learn the ways of old However Gruoch is different She s of an older blood Soul magic Gruoch finds who she was by who she meet. Destined to become ueen of Scotland Bound by blood to the Celtic gods Scotland 1026 Gruoch descendant of the line of MacAlpin shouldave been born into a life of ease But fate is fickle Her father's untimely death rud to The Real James Herriot have been plotted by King Malcolm leaveser future uncertain and stained by the prophecy that she will avenge er family line Escaping to one of the last strongholds of the old Celtic gods Gruoch becomes an ad. ,