[Marti Healy] epub The Secret Child Read online
It was not without sadness betrayal and vil such as the death of Danny slavery female oppression and Healy s talent lies not only in the story but in the actual storytelling Simply stated the words flowed and made The Secret Child njoyable and interesting to readOverall rating 35 out of 5Appropriate for ages 14 up Award winner at SIBA 10 and one of my book cover pendant customers Totally enchanting read Not without moments of sadness and longing this beautifully written story is also full of moments of sheer read Not without moments of sadness and longing this beautifully written story is also full of moments of sheer Must say I wish I could arrange at least a brief visit with the Fairies in the forest Healy has an artistic lyrical writing style that rivals poetry A uniue story rich with history this is a must rea. South Carolina along with a mystical light and shadows world of Fairies who inhabit a nearby heavily forested Carolina Bay The Fairies of the Carolina Bay have an ancient Celtic history; no tiny wings and fairy dust these are true spirits of the woods In the nd it is up to her to decide between the nd it is up to her to decide between realitie. .
Marika is a young girl travelling in the
of her brother to her future husband as has been arranged by her father However along the way her brother succumbs to a fever and he departs this world in the compassionate hands of strangers while Marika watches guilt stricken and grieving from the shadows After his passing Marika realizes she has a decision before her continue on her initial journey towards a man she was promised to wed or begin a new path her own path Magdalena and Joseph two kind strangers befriend Marika and join her on Her Path For Awhile path for awhile when the trust Marika placed in Magdalena is betrayed she flees Joseph finds her crying near her brother s grave He notices something in Marika that A timeless tale written in a very lyrical style The Secret Child appeals to a wide range of ages; one of those favorite books cherished by than one generation Set in 1855 the central character is a thirteen year old girl Marika an Irish Traveller running between her thribli or clan in Boston and her arranged. .Company Of Her Brother To
O one lse had and he leads her to the magical woods a place he believes she may belong It is in this place that Marika is able to finally choose the path she will followThe Secret Child hooked me within the first couple of pages I was amazed at how uickly the author made me care so deeply about the characters I Once Upon a Seduction (Its All About Attitude especially liked Marika s time in the forest with Cian Wee Ann Thackeray Nan and Bob and all the other fairies Healy s writing made itasy to nvision the feasts
skits the geese races magic of the fairies and other fantastical happenings And being the dog lover I am I truly njoyed meeting Conr the wild pup she rescues from a thorny bush While this story included hope innocence and spiritual aspects. Marriage with a gypsy leader named Jacko in the Midlands of South Carolina Cautiously she allows herself to form relationships with a free black man Joseph and a uaker woman Maggie The Book Interweaves Highly Unexpected Subjects And Issues Such As book interweaves highly unexpected subjects and issues such as human rights and other harsh realities of 19th century. ,The Skits The Geese Races