EBOOK or PDF [The Goose Girl] author Shannon Hale
A cute sweet and simple fairy tale story but unfortunately made me realize that early 2000s fantasy books are not my style I appreciate the earnest and unproblematic elements of the story a main character who becomes stronger female friendships a cute friendship roup a sweet romance etc but I found myself feeling bored from the slow pacing and linear storyline Though the last few pages got exciting and fast paced ultimately not much stood out to me The Goose Girl The Books of Bayern 1 Shannon HaleA sweet story Anidora Kiladra Talianna Isilee Crown Princess of Kildenree spent the first years of her life listening to her aunt s incredible stories and learning the language of the birds Little knowing how valuable her aunt s strange knowledge would prove to be when sherew older From the Grimm s fairy tale of the princess who became a gooseirl before she could become a ueen Shannon Hale has woven an incredible original and magical tale of a girl who must understand her own incredible talents before she can overcome those who wish her harmThe Goose Girl by Shannon hale London Bloomsbury 2009 383chokengkomatitikchokeng 2015 28051399 December 21 22 2015This book is sooooo fantastic I love itJune 17 19 2014I freaking love this bookDecember 24 2010 January 2 2011Not sure what else to say about this book beyond Wow It s awesome I mean I ve read it SEVERAL times now and just bought it for my sister in law for Christmas I love itMarch 9 10 2010Errr ditto to what I said before And now I m REALLY excited to read Enna Burning just as soon as itets here through ILLApril 3 2009In an Austin Powers voice One million starsIt s b Come with me to a magical world of Bayern Where the elements have speech and animals form spoken bonds with a single personIf I EVER lived in one of the worlds I have read about I would live in this world that Shannon Hale has createdI always say that if I had a super power I would have power over the elements water air fire earth The world that Hale has created has that and Imagine a world where you could learn the speech of different animals You can communicate with them and practically have animal friends No it isn t like talking animals on TV it s like for example you would understand what a certain bark means or a honk of a goose You would understand their body language And in return you can talk to them back in their languageAgain imagine that you can hear what the wind is saying The wind talks about what it has seen and where it isoing You talk back by telling it where to o IS THAT NOT AMAZING There is a downside you seePeople speakingThis is where a person s words are persuasive to the point that you just agree with them because you know it is rightThat is what Anidori Kiladra Talianna Isilee Crown Princess of Kildenree has to deal withHer most trusted FRIEND AND HAND MAIDEN HAS THIS SPEECH AND and hand maiden has this tricky speech and take Ani s crownAnd she will do anything to et it I mean it shouldn t be hard since Ani is a little uirky and talks to horses and swans right What can this little person do compared to someone who s words are like silk to the earsI absolutely love this series This is my sixth time to read them and. Mythopoeic Fantasy Award nominee for Children's Literature 2010 The Books of Bayern seriesShe was born with her eyes closed and a word on her tongue a word she could not taste Her name was Anidori Kiladra Talianna Isilee Crown Princess of Kildenree and. Speak to the swan s in the pond and FORGED A BEAUTIFUL CONNECTION WITH A HORSE FOUL FALADA a beautiful connection with a horse foul Falada her father the king dies Ani learns from her mother that she is to be sent off to a neighboring kingdom to be wed to their prince Along the journey Ani s handmaid Selia leads a coup and ets half of Ani s soldiers to turn against her Ani flees for her life and when she finally reaches the kingdom she finds that Selia has assumed her identity and has she finds that Selia has assumed her identity and has of the uards on her side Ani becomes the palace gooseirl and she hides in the castle hoping to earn enough money to return homeThis book started out very slowly I had to work hard to et to the point where the plot was moving uickly It took about 100
Pages In Until The Plot Became Clear As To Where in until the plot became clear as to where was oing Once Ani reaches her new kingdom is where the story gets really interesting She is placed in a new land without any allies and must figure out how to survive Through the kindness of others Ani manages toet healthy again and find a job where she makes new friends This is a heroine who perseveres when bad things kept happening to her instead of falling apart Ani is a great role model for youngirls because she learned from her experiences and did not give up she was kind to other people even when they weren t that nice to her When finding herself destitute sheot a job and earned money instead of turning to others to do it for her or by other less honorable means This story is a classic case of the goodirl wins and the spoiled misbehaving girl loses a message meant to teach children to be kind and tell the truth andood things will come to you The romance was sweet and very clean but not the central point of the story The most important factor was Ani s journey of self discovery and how she became her own person once her princess title was stripped from her A great fantasy book and perfect for tweenirlsThanks again to Feifei for all of the great tween recs If you d like to see my full thoughts you can check out my video review here book is pure magic The writing is poetic and romantic and beautiful The plot is faithful to the fairytale that it s retelling but it brings new and exciting things to the table The fantasy elements are understated but really enhance the story and the characters oh the characters are spectacular This isn t a romance book and it isn t a singing in the rain or the sound of music fairytaleIt is about a youngirl who ve been told all her life that she was a failure that she couldn t claim her rightfull place that she was found lacking basic endowments and was kept apart from her siblings in order not to infect them with her witchcraft But Anidori Kiladra Talianna Isilee Crown Princess of Kildenree knew her place in the world and even though her family let her down she accepted her given destiny standing tall even though it killed her to be sent away from her beloved countryAnd even though her path took an unexpected turn and she met misery and deception and loss and the hurt of traitorous friends she was rewarded with new friendships kindness among people who saw her for who she really was and found her inner self and claimed her rightfull posi. E Grimm's fairy tale of the princess who became aoose girl before she could become ueen Shannon Hale has woven an incredible original and magical tale of airl who must find her own unusual talents before she can lead the people she has made her own.