The title story was only so-so, but I enjoyed the rest quite a bit. I didn't realize off the top that this was a collection of shorts (wasn't paying attention), had only read her... Read morePublished 17 days ago by Annie G
I love all of Patricia McKillips' work. She has a lyrical style that is simply lovely.
this story is perhaps not my favorite by her, but is certainly worth the read!
I did enjoy the mix of stories in this collection and it ranges from Patricia McKillop's lyrical but cryptic to just plain lyrical. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Mary Winkler
If you're looking for a reading similar to the Riddlemaster's Game or the Alphabet of Thorn, you'll probably be disappointed. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Panagiotis Poulos
I didn't think I'd enjoy McKilip's stories as much as her books, but I did. There were several that I would love to see developed into books. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Alva
I've loved reading Patricia Mckillip's books since I was a little girl. She is a master wordsmith, weaving words web by web so that you are able to visualize and build the magical... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Postmoderna
As with all the books rated here, none of them disappointed and suppliers were great too! I like books with good character development and dialog, SoO these are all well worth... Read morePublished 23 months ago by Richard K. Schoellhorn
I found that I had read it when it was new. That was in 2005 and that was in hardback. I really liked it.Published 23 months ago by J. Littlepage
Patricia A. McKillip needs no introduction. Her surreal, poetic, lucid-dream fantasies have been enchanting readers for more than thirty years. Read morePublished on November 26, 2012 by Marysia