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  1. says:

    After reading Bear Daughter for the second time I still feel it merits 5 stars It is no wonder that Terri Wendling the author and founder of the Endicott studio praised it so highly and put it on her Mythic Fiction list I was told it is out of

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    Bear Daughter is uite obviously set among pre contact west coast natives Berman is an anthropologist specializing in west coast natives but I was a bit uneasy reading something so saturated in native folklore written by a white woman However at no point did I feel that she presumed although obviously I am not an expert I was also

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    Confusing as this book can sometimes bethe writing is strong and confidentlike bear daughter herselfmost of the time This mythological tale does not pretend to be an authentic retellingbut as an original fantasy it is nevertheless

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    Bear Daughter is an inspiring Fantasy novel which follows a young bear cub turned girl named Cloud Now a human child Cloud must learn human manners and avoid the wrath of her mother's husband Rumble I did love the various character names and how they all tied in with the theme of natureAged thirteen and threatened with imminent death Cloud i

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    This was a chance find I went to the library looking for books for the Fall Challenge at the Seasonal Reading Challenge Group and while I was browsing the fantasy books my eyes happened to fall on this one And what a stroke of good fortune that was I'll admit the book started a little slow by which I mean I spent the first half thi

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    SPOILER ALERTThis is an AWESOME book I recommend it to everyoneespecially young women The lead character is given born to gifted with many skills friends and opportunities She does everything she can to deny what who and how she is what she is Throughout the book I repeatedly wanted to slap her; throw her over my knee and spank her 'till her bum was lobster red; and most of the time I felt the need to shake her as hard as possible while s

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    One day a bear wakes up as a 12 year old gir

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    I know this may be an odd thing to say but one of the things that I LOVED about this book is that it sort of read like a video game What do I mean by that The way that you begin in one location learn and experience things there then move on t

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    This was an idiosyncratic book with a slow start and an ending that I'm not uite sure about but I wholly recommend it to fans of mythic fiction It's a beautiful evocation of the textures scents and daily rhythms of its folkloric Pacific Northwest setting exploring through fine details what it means to be a living being in a world of

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    I received this book in exchange for an honest review Wow I simply couldn't put this book down I was very surprised to uickly learn

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Nd evocative debut novel When a twelve year old wakes up as a human girl instead of a bear one cloudy morning she embarks on a thri Bear Daughter is an inspiring Fantasy novel which follows a young bear cub turned girl named Cloud Now a human child Cloud must learn human manners and avoid the wrath of her mother s husband Rumble I did love the various character names and how they all tied in with the theme of natureAged thirteen and threatened with imminent death Cloud is chased from the home she came to know to seek a better life for herself elsewhere As she travels she finds herself plagued by dark dreams that will lead her to fulfill her long awaited destinyI loved the comparison between mortal and immortal people in this world The juxtaposition of flawless creatures of surreal beauty with dark intentions had me hooked and unable to put the book down Strong themes included those of identity loss of self and others in addition to mortalityThe plot was fast moving with great structure to the author s writing Cloud s emotional state was well explored and helped me to better identify with her character This magical world was one that I instantly felt a pull toward So many mysteries await the read in its pagesThe one small issue I had with the book was the ending of part four where we are introduced to a character at random after a major time leap This was initially confusing but by the end of the section all of my confusion was put to rest I just wish the sudden change in scenario had been made clear from the start of that particular segmentMany elements of Bear Daughter are drawn from rich indigenous oral literature of the North American Northwest Coast The events of the novel stem from a group of traditions from the aforementioned area that are collectively known as the Bear Mother Story Author Judith Berman found themselves greatly affected by learning of such traditions and responded by writing this masterpieceI loved this book and would happily recommend it to everyone I know I shall be buying my partner their own copy 55 stars The Non-Designer's Design Book (4th Edition) read in its pagesThe one small issue I had with the book was the ending of part four where we are introduced to a character at Homewrecker random after a major time leap This was initially confusing but by the end of the section all of my confusion was put to Make your own model forts & castles rest I just wish the sudden change in scenario had been made clear from the start of that particular segmentMany elements of Bear Daughter are drawn from Tremors of Fury (The Days of Ash and Fury rich indigenous oral literature of the North American Northwest Coast The events of the novel stem from a group of traditions from the aforementioned area that are collectively known as the Bear Mother Story Author Judith Berman found themselves greatly affected by learning of such traditions and How Julian and Nigel Turned Each Other Gay (Inadvertently), or So They Both Claim responded by writing this masterpieceI loved this book and would happily The Mage (Foxcraft, Book 3) recommend it to everyone I know I shall be buying my partner their own copy 55 stars

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Bear Daughter

Lling journey through both mortal and immortal worlds to mend her past face her fears and save all of the realms in which she tread One day a bear wakes up as a 12 year old girl and her life is changedCloud is the human Thrush s daughter but also Lord Stink s the bear king When she awakens as a girl Thrush s current husband Rumble ostracizes her and her Aunt Glory takes her into her own home and teaches her how to be human But when Rumble killed Lord Stink and Cloud s brothers he took on some of Lord Stink s power and that power is corrupting him and the human worldHaunted by dreams of her ghost brothers Cloud must go on a uest to rescue the bones of her bear family and rid the human world of corruption but to do so she must acknowledge both the human and the bear within herBear Daughter combines Native American spiritual mythology with a Western uest narrative that reminded me of the wild swans fairy tale an analogy she also makes in this wonderful interview It s a uniue fantasy novel and I enjoyed the mythology and the connection with the wild I did feel frustrated by the middle Cloud pursues the same uest throughout the novel but the uest is constantly thwarted over and over in countless ways It becomes a bit annoying after a while However I loved both the beginning and end as well as the mythos Thanks to Jalilah for recommending this one 355 Tall man riding. realms in which she tread One day a bear wakes up as a 12 year old girl and her life is changedCloud is the human Thrush s daughter but also Lord Stink s the bear king When she awakens as a girl Thrush s current husband Rumble ostracizes her and her Aunt Glory takes her into her own home and teaches her how to be human But when Rumble killed Lord Stink and Cloud s brothers he took on some of Lord Stink s power and that power is corrupting him and the human worldHaunted by dreams of her ghost brothers Cloud must go on a uest to The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory rescue the bones of her bear family and The Big Golden Book of Poetry rid the human world of corruption but to do so she must acknowledge both the human and the bear within herBear Daughter combines Native American spiritual mythology with a Western uest narrative that NITRO: The Incredible Rise and Inevitable Collapse of Ted Turner's WCW reminded me of the wild swans fairy tale an analogy she also makes in this wonderful interview It s a uniue fantasy novel and I enjoyed the mythology and the connection with the wild I did feel frustrated by the middle Cloud pursues the same uest throughout the novel but the uest is constantly thwarted over and over in countless ways It becomes a bit annoying after a while However I loved both the beginning and end as well as the mythos Thanks to Jalilah for Wild Man Creek (Virgin River, recommending this one 355

read & download ✓ eBook or Kindle ePUB Ù Judith Berman

A stunning new writer of mythological fantasy takes readers to a world of adventure discovery and transformation in her beautiful a Confusing as this book can sometimes bethe writing is strong and confidentlike bear daughter herselfmost of the time This mythological tale does not pretend to be an authentic retellingbut as an original fantasy it is nevertheless evocative of native tribal wayslong ago when the borders between worlds were fluidLike the original mythsthis one too has a moral that we can apply to our own lives with less difficulty than the plucky heroinewho faces the ultimate of identity crisesIt is a familiar themethe uest for selfand this book underscores what is often too easy to forgetto be yourselfyou first have to knowand acceptwho you areThat means facing your fear of the implications Then and only when you are readyyou get to transcend that limit and use your personal power to accomplish the task only you can perform