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Guinevere"s lover

Elinor Glyn

Guinevere"s lover

by Elinor Glyn

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Published by T. Langton in Toronto .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Elinor Glyn
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 80383, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 80383
The Physical Object
Format[microform] /
Pagination4 microfiches (194 fr.) :
Number of Pages194
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25513225M
ISBN 100665803834
OCLC/WorldCa53624554

Guinevere, wife of Arthur, legendary king of Britain, best known in Arthurian romance through the love that his knight Sir Lancelot bore for her. In early Welsh literature, one Gwenhwyvar was “the first lady of this island”; in Geoffrey of Monmouth’s inventive Historia regum Britanniae (early 12th. The first paragraph of this book really sets the tone for the entire book. You can just feel that this book is not going to end up with everyone skipping off into the sunset. The Guineveres is a book about 4 young girls, who really do not have much in common besides their names and their dreams of things becoming better once they are 18 and /5(15).

In the war-torn world of late fifth century Britain, young Guinevere faces a choice: stay with her family to defend her home at Northgallis from the Irish, or go to Avalon to seek help for the horrific visions that haunt her. The Sight calls her to Avalon, where she meets Morgan, a woman of questionable Daughter of Destiny: Guinevere’s Tale Book 1 Read More». The Guineveres’ punishment for their failed escape is three months of service in the convent’s convalescent ward, to “reawaken [their] sense of gratitude,” in the words of Father James.

Readers have long been fascinated by stories of women apart from the world, from 19th-century tales of girls imprisoned in convents to more contemporary gems like Ann Patchett’s The Patron Saint of Liars (). Sarah Domet’s debut novel, The Guineveres, is a wonderful entry into this rich tradition. Four girls, all improbably named Guinevere, are left by their parents with the Sisters of. "the guineveres" Books 1 - 20 of 24 Refine Your Search: Thank you for signing up, fellow book lover! Tell us what you like and we'll recommend books you'll love. Audiobooks Book Club Newsletter Biography & Autobiography Business & Personal Finance Children Christian Cooking eBooks Entertainment & .


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On the surface, The Guineveres is a coming-of-age story about young girls exploring their world and their bodies and, generally speaking, the meaning of life. They come from scattered backgrounds: one is the daughter of a single, homeless mother with mental issues; yet another is from a family shattered to discover their daughter's preference for other girls.

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The Guineveres was a very slow read for me. It took me almost a month to get through it. It’s just not the type of book that you can read in a single sitting, it takes time to digest what’s going on. The mystery of why each of the Guineveres ended up in the convent kept me reading.

“Of the Guineveres, Gwen was the prettiest, and she understood this as fact, not opinion.” It is Gwen who teaches the other three—Win, Ginny, and Vere—to use berries for lipstick, and she who devises the plan for their escape from the Sisters of the Supreme : Sarah Domet.

Vere, we learn, is telling the story of The Guineveres for young Guinevere, as the girl's revival story. Vere explains, "Because that's what we all go on seeking in life — the whys. It's the one question for which we may never have the answer, and we turn to faith: so we can keep on asking without seeming redundant.".

Guinevere (/ ˈ ɡ w ɪ n ɪ v ɪər / GWIN-iv-eer; Welsh: Gwenhwyfar pronunciation (help info); Breton: Gwenivar), often written as Guenevere or Guenever, is the wife and queen of King Arthur in the Arthurian ere has been portrayed as everything from a villainous and opportunistic traitor to a fatally flawed but noble and virtuous : Leodegrance (father), Gwenhwyfach (sister).

The nuns who raise them teach the Guineveres that faith is about waiting: waiting for the mail, for weekly wash day, for a miracle, or for the day they turn eighteen and are allowed to leave the convent.

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The Sequence / Guinevere's Lover By Elinor Glyn - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time : Elinor Glyn.In Sarah Domet's debut novel, The Guineveres (Flatiron, Oct.), four girls of that name—called Vere, Gwen, Ginny, and Win—have been left by their parents to be raised at a convent by nuns.

The. Meet Guinevere: a sage military adviser, a priestess of Avalon, and the mother of a dynasty. In Nicole Evelina’s Camelot’s Queen: Guinevere’s Tale (book two), Guinevere must learn to reconcile her past with her future; what she was with what she must become.

No longer a young lover with dreams of a home with her former betrothed, Guinevere must quickly learn how to be a queen 5/5.