Igraine the Brave has ratings and reviews. Dayna said: I loved it! It was very readable (or, er, listenable), and I enjoyed the fact that the h. Igraine woke up because something was crawling over her face. Something with a lot of legs. She opened her eyes and there it was, sitting right on the end of. Igraine’s parents are magicians who own the coveted Singing Books of Magic. Brother Albert has joined the family business, but Igraine finds.

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By that I mean I never felt certain what direction the story was going. Equally enjoyable are the family dynamics: Are you implying that children are idiots? Jan 04, babyhippoface rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Continue reading Show less. Feb 13, Kati Callais rated it it was amazing Shelves: Aided by a Gentle Giant and a Sorrowful Knight, Igraine must be brave, and jgraine the day — and the books.

Kid, 11 years old July 4, The reason why I was able to read this book is kind of a funny one: Looking for More Great Reads? Osmond the Greedy- A selfish, evil man who igarine in next door, who wants to take the mythical ability from Igraine’s family’s powerful books of magic. This question contains spoilers… view spoiler [hgrefghrgwhwm hgcbwkgiwgbc dwfifksbckjwkfjwc wjhghcsjhbldjwkbhgc dfgfhcjcbdsbghrfghc wdfdsbckdsgfbdskcj srfbkhbdkbsdbkjbf bfjckjdblfdjvhehjcb wbfhjcbjhkbdsjcbj dhjbfwbcbjhvbcb hbwbjwdbvbbdcjhb hbcjdcdcjhd dhjvdjwhfvhdvqh jhvdjcqjsbqj jebcajhcbhbcs vbwbjdbqjvj hbfadhvw?


I really hope Xanthe continues to read for children’s books because her voice range is fabulous. Igraine is such a dynamic character – so independent, fearless and loyal and only twelve years of age.

It was first published in Germany under the name Igraine Ohnefurcht by Dressler. Themes These are the themes according to Wikipedia.

Igraine the Brave Teacher’s Guide

Plus, I would love to get into Inkheart as well. Oracle of Doom The Library Book 3. At the moment of the siege, her parents mistakenly turn themselves into pigs. At the sam I’m working my way through a list of books that were suggested to counter the fainting princess narrative for girls; in bdave words, I’m reading some books with active heroines, looking for some to read to Rose Pink or have her read later that will hopefully invite her to strength and decision rather than passively waiting for someone to rescue her.

Igraine’s parents don’t understand her aversion to magic, but respect her desire to forge her own path. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. They want her to become a magician while she chooses to be a knight. They can literally do whatever the fuck they want.

Much is made of the unfairness of a knight who uses an enchanted spear, yet Igraine is given an enchanted suit of armor and no one thinks that’s a problem.


She claims that she’d rather eat broccoli then listen to the tale again.

Knights in shining armor, dragons, battles, a little magic, and a girl trying to protect her home! The adventure is fast-paced and light-hearted with bits of humor, never too frightening, and completely entertaining from start to finish. It’s below YA level, so perfect for reading to her right now.

Nov 02, Susan rated it it was ok Shelves: Along the way, she meets the Sorrowful Knight, who teaches her about swordfighting and chivalry; together, they ride home to confront the magician. The Land of Neverendings. Igraine is a wonderful strong girl character with a clear voice and a slightly humorous point of view.

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He serves as Osmond’s second-in-command. Parents need to know that there is little of concern here. I like Funke’s illustrations, too, which are quite whimsical. Unfortunately, while it’s generally a fun, non-threateningly-quirky read, it’s also one of Ms.

Now, let’s talk about Igraine a little: