Century, 1989 - Всего страниц: 342
Young Alvin returns to the town of his birth and begins his apprenticeship with Makepeace Smith, committing seven years of his life in exchange for the skills and knowledge of a blacksmith. But Alvin must also learn to control and use his own talent, that of a Maker, else his destiny will be unfulfilled.
Результаты 1 – 3 из 68
Girl . " That voice , I hear that voice , I can ' t breathe . Can you hear it , little boy -
baby ? Or do I dream this voice ? This lady voice , very soft lady voice . Devil got
no lady voice , everybody know , ain ' t that so ? “ Girl , I come to take you across ...
The moment of unease passed , and Peggy forgot it as her thoughts turned to the
Black girl on the common - room floor . She was awake , her eyes open . The
baby was still mewling . Without the girl saying a thing , Peggy knew she was ...
Finally the German girl gave up and went away . Peggy sat on the bench and
waited . She searched for heartfires in the house , and found the one she looked
for . Only then did she realize what the plate was for - her calling card . Folks in
Отзывы - Написать отзыв
PRENTICE ALVIN: Vol. III of The Tales of Alvin MakПользовательский отзыв - Kirkus
Third volume of Card's Tales of Alvin Maker (most recently Red Prophet, 1988), set in an alternate America where magic works (people have "knacks") and a fledgling US peacefully coexists with various ... Читать весь отзыв
Prentice AlvinПользовательский отзыв - Not Available - Book Verdict
A country schoolteacher and the child of a runaway slave find their destinies entwined with that of Alvin Miller, whose talent for "making'' has marked him for destruction by the evil force known as ... Читать весь отзыв