Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books) said: Cry of the Icemark was a stirring military The Cry of the Icemark (The Icemark Chronicles, #1). Editorial Reviews. From School Library Journal. Grade –This epic fantasy has at its center a Book 1 of 3 in The Icemark Chronicles (3 Book Series). A brave girl must defy an empire to save her homeland in a sweeping fantasy that combines breathless action with richly-imagined characters. After the death of.
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The Icemark Chronicles Series by Stuart Hill
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Cressida Lindenshield is the oldest daughter of Thirrin and Oskan and heir to the Icemark ixemark, and has the red hair and green eyes of her mother.
Get to Know Us. He is personally feared, as he often slaughters his own troops and officers to make a point, or for the lack of zeal in war.
Mass Market Paperback Verified Purchase. Scholastic Paperbacks May 1, Publication Date: We just stopped reading it near the end. Apr 07, Angela rated it it was ok. Knowing she cannot defeat the invading army she reaches out t Cry of the Icemark is the story of young Thirrin, a warrior princess to the land of Icemark. She is disheartened however, when several Wolf-Folk spies cnronicles back with her father’s dead body.
XD hide spoiler ] And many other characters! The author really took the time to bring the cultures of this novel to life. Jan 03, Amanda Duarte rated it did not like it.
The Cry of the Icemark by Stuart Hill
fhronicles Her father, King Redrought ‘Bear of the North’, stresses that she not only is adept in the subject of fighting, but has the sharp mind of a competent scholar.
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To top it all off, this author writes with the verbal capacity of a year-old emulating Tolkien and manages to make even battle scenes tedious and boring. Made me think of another loved book: The kingdom is being invaded by Roman-like soldiers. They were such a deadly threat.
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I have just purchased the triloghy for my daughter who has just had a son. She’s very strong and the kind of leader you want to have when you are facing a mammoth invading force who wants to wipe your people off the face of the earth.
When they get back to the Hypolitan, Wenlock Witchmother and the others with the Gift are there to greet Oskan. They journey to the land of the Vampire King and Queen and persuade them to join the alliance, and then go on to the dangerous talking snow leopards, the leader of whom becomes a most valuable friend.
I read this chroniclee over and over and over because it gives a new flavor to worn out species and stories. Lists with This Book. His heritage is somewhat of a mystery; his unknown father is supposedly of an ancient and powerful race. She will forge an extraordinary alliance of noble Snow Leopards, ancient Vampires, and ferocious Wolf-folk.
She later causes the death of her brother, Cerdic and many soldiers of The Icemark by manipulating the leaders of the allies minds and making them go into a battle that they can’t be successful in.
Since leaving school, he has worked as a teacher and an archaeologist, and now balances life as both Stuart Hill was born in Leicester, in the East Midlands of England, where he still lives today. I am looking forward to the sequels to arrive at my library so I can pick them up! There were other parts like that. As a student his grades were average at best, but he was fortunate to have a teacher who inspired in him a chronciles love of reading.
They then lead an army back to the Icemark and save the country.