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Fire Tales of Elemental Spirits #2

Ure4 Salamander Man a slave saves his village with a fiery spell 5 Phoenix a girl's new friend is older than he appea. It is unfortunate that Peter Dickinson the one who isn t Robin McKinley contributed three of the book s five stories because the disparity between his stories and McKinley s is very obvious The contributions from the one who isn t Robin McKinley were disjointed lacking in action or characterisation and generally a waste of approximately half the book Reading his pieces particularly Fireworm felt like a real chore Before I reached the halfway point of this anthology I was unsurprised to find myself counting pages until the stories by the one who isn t Robin McKinley would be finished and I could get back to stories that were actually well written and followed interesting plotsMcKinley s two stories are fresh pieces that have not appeared in other anthologies to my knowledge and although they are not representative of her best work as the first one in particular feels somewhat rushed they are loads better than Dragonhaven Reading them I found myself actually caring about the characters and the plots and trying to guess what would come next and not just because the one story has horses and the other dragonsHad the stories not been ordered in such a way that one was forced to trudge through the stories from the one who isn t Robin McKinley in order to get to McKinley s pieces I could have finished the book much uickly I would advise people who feel my compulsion to read the entire book from introduction to end notes to avoid this book as they will be made to suffer for three fifths of the stories and unable to bring themselves to skip them even though I assure you there are no hidden gems or even particularly pleasing phrases contained therein The Valhalla Prophecy (Nina Wilde & Eddie Chase is older than he appea. It The Tunnel is unfortunate that Peter Dickinson the one who Secretos del Cosmos isn t Robin McKinley contributed three of the book s five stories because the disparity between his stories and McKinley s The Secret Treasons is very obvious The contributions from the one who مريض الوهم isn t Robin McKinley were disjointed lacking The Hypochondriacs Guide To Life And Death in action or characterisation and generally a waste of approximately half the book Reading his pieces particularly Fireworm felt like a real chore Before I reached the halfway point of this anthology I was unsurprised to find myself counting pages until the stories by the one who ¡Arde Troya! (Las aventuras de Ogú, Mampato y Rena, isn t Robin McKinley would be finished and I could get back to stories that were actually well written and followed Doctor y campeón interesting plotsMcKinley s two stories are fresh pieces that have not appeared La corruptrice in other anthologies to my knowledge and although they are not representative of her best work as the first one Sweet for Her (Sweet Curves in particular feels somewhat rushed they are loads better than Dragonhaven Reading them I found myself actually caring about the characters and the plots and trying to guess what would come next and not just because the one story has horses and the other dragonsHad the stories not been ordered The Purpose-Guided Universe in such a way that one was forced to trudge through the stories from the one who The Abel & Cole Veg Box Companion isn t Robin McKinley The Academy in order to get to McKinley s pieces I could have finished the book much uickly I would advise people who feel my compulsion to read the entire book from Full Dark, No Stars introduction to end notes to avoid this book as they will be made to suffer for three fifths of the stories and unable to bring themselves to skip them even though I assure you there are no hidden gems or even particularly pleasing phrases contained therein

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5 tales set from prehistoric to present market to dragon academy 1 First Flight a boy and pet unexpectedly ride a dra. This collection would get 5 stars and a permanent place on the favorites shelf just for the first story alone PHOENIX by Peter Dickinson was one of the best short stories I ve ever read Roughly fifty pages long and I laughed and smiled and finished up in happy tears and with goosebumps over my arms The next story HELLHOUND by Robin McKinley also gave me goosebumps and was what I would call classic McKinley Just an all around great collection and the perfect companion to their other ELEMENTALS stories WATER If you haven t read WATER well what s wrong with you It has a freaking DAMAR NOVELLA at the endMy only frustration was that FIRST FLIGHT McKinley s novella that ends this collection should have been a full length book I would have loved of this story It felt like a big tease Sudden Response (EMS, in happy tears and with goosebumps over my arms The next story HELLHOUND by Robin McKinley also gave me goosebumps and was what I would call classic McKinley Just an all around great collection and the perfect companion to their other ELEMENTALS stories WATER If you haven t read WATER well what s wrong with you It has a freaking DAMAR NOVELLA at the endMy only frustration was that FIRST FLIGHT McKinley s novella that ends this collection should have been a full length book I would have loved of this story It felt like a big tease

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Gon2 Hellhound stars a mysterious dog in a graveyard showdown3 Fireworm a young man must defend his clan from a creat. I don t remember Water having such a marked contrast between the Peter Dickinson and Robin McKinley stories In fact I don t even remember noticing which stories belonged to which author But in this book I sure noticed The first Dickinson story Phoenix was wonderful Very well told and absorbing However the next Dickinson story Fireworm bored me so much I skimmed And to be honest I was so dispirited that after the first few snoozy paragraphs of Salamander Man I skipped straight to the last story in the book McKinley s First Flight which was excellent and had enough story and muscle to make up its own novel had McKinley felt like expanding upon it Her other story Hellhound was one of the best short stories I ve read in a while It gave me goosebumps and the creeps made me cry and made me think about it for hours afterward which is always a good sign McKinley always manages to work dogs or horses into her stories but never in a way that s hackneyed or saccharine I ve decided her writing reminds me a bit of really good frozen vanilla yogurt with sprinkles Comforting nourishing to a degree reminiscent of childhood and always always a good idea


10 thoughts on “Fire Tales of Elemental Spirits #2

  1. says:

    The short version is I liked the McKinley stories best and I'm afraid it shows off my favoritism I borrowed this book from the library and was so impatient to begin reading it that I only made it as far as the relative priv

  2. says:

    This collection would get 5 stars and a permanent place on the favorites shelf just for the first story alone PHOENIX by Peter Dickinson was o

  3. says:

    Another of the elemental series by two vastly different yet conveniently married authors It's hard to look at the together so we'll look at them separatelyDickinson is as always an exuisite writer whose language has a rea

  4. says:

    This is the follow up to McKinley’s and Dickinson’s first collaborative collection Water Tales of Elemental Spirits which I need to read I h

  5. says:

    I don't remember Water having such a marked contrast between the Peter Dickinson and Robin McKinley stories In fact I don't even remember noticing which stories belonged to which author But in this book I sure noticed The first Dickinson story Phoenix was wonderful Very well told and absorbing However the next Dickinson story Fireworm bored me so much I skimmed And to be honest I was so dispirited that after the first few snoozy p

  6. says:

    SynopsisA collection of short stories based around the magical element of Fire A companion novel to Water Tales of Elemental SpiritsReviewI should start with the fact that I fell in love with Robin McKinley's writing when I was first given her Blue Sword novels in 7th grade This compilation is no exception tho

  7. says:

    It is unfortunate that Peter Dickinson the one who isn't Robin McKinley contributed three of the book's five stories because the disparity between his stories and McKinley's is very obvious The contributions from the one who

  8. says:

    Phoenix This was a really interesting tale and a fun twist on various mythological stories I liked the old man as a character but the woman and girl weren't as interesting 4 starsHellhoud A true McKinley tale with horses and dogs and other worldly happenstances Sometimes the and the mystical creature helped the girl save the day ending works really well ie The Blue Sword sometimes this time I feel like we really need a f

  9. says:

    This collects two stories by Robin McKinley and three by Peter Dickinson Robin's are longer so there is balance Dickinson's stories felt polished to me; although McKinley is one of my very favorite authors I feel h

  10. says:

    Like all collections of short stories I liked some better than others But all the stories in this book were well written and enjoyable heartwarming and fun There wasn't one that I disliked which is saying a lotThe last story was by far my favorite

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