Marysia Kosowski profile

Place of birth: Korbach, Germany
Now living: San Diego, California

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Marysia Kosowski's 11 reviews

Shadowfell

by Juliet Marillier

Sixteen-year-old Neryn is alone in the land of Alban, where the oppressive king has ordered anyone with magical strengths captured and brought before him. Eager to hide her [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2012

Score: 95

Our rating: 9.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Harrowing the Dragon

by Patricia McKillip

Spanning a quarter of a century, an anthology of previously uncollected short fiction by the World Fantasy Award-winning author explores a world of magic in such works as & [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2005

Score: 95

Our rating: 9.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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The Life in the Angel Carving

by JS Warren

In a post-apocalyptic Earth, Miranda is a sentient spirit trapped inside an angel statue carved of stone. As war destroys the world, the statue falls through an intergalact [...]

Series: NA
Published: 0000

Score: 65

Our rating: 6.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Year of the Unicorn

by Andre Norton

Far from the besieged home of Simon and Jaelithe, in peaceful Norsdale, we meet Gillan, who longs to leave her dull life in a secluded country abbey. But when her wish come [...]

Series: Witch World: Book 3
Published: 1965

Score: 93

Our rating: 9.5 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Keturah and Lord Death

by Martine Leavitt

Young Keturah loses her way in the forest and nearly dies of thirst, hunger, and exhaustion. Death comes to her in the form of a handsome man. Unwilling to die young or exc [...]

Series: NA
Published: 0000

Score: 70

Our rating: 7.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Ajjiit

by Sean A Tinsley

Award-winning science fiction writer Sean A. Tinsley and respected Inuit author Rachel A. Qitsualik lend gothic interpretation to Inuit shamanism in this original collectio [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2011

Score: 70

Our rating: 7.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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What Happened in Hamelin

by Gloria Skurzynski

When the town of Hamelin refuses to pay a mysterious gypsy piper, his young apprentice learns of his appalling scheme for the town's children in this chilling version o [...]

Series: NA
Published: 1993

Score: 60

Our rating: 6.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Ice

by Sarah Beth Durst

When Cassie was a little girl, her grandmother told her a fairy tale about her mother, who made a deal with the Polar Bear King and was swept away to the ends of the earth. [...]

Series: NA
Published: 2009

Score: 70

Our rating: 7.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Fire: Tales of Elemental Spirits

by Robin McKinley

Master storytellers Robin McKinley and Peter Dickinson present the second volume in their four planned collections, each one about the "Elementals"-water, fire, e [...]

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Published: 0000

Score: 50

Our rating: 5.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Archangel

by Sharon Shinn

The angel Gabriel knows he must marry, for in six months the annual Gloria must be sung by the new Archangel and his human wife to ensure the prosperity of the land. His or [...]

Series: Samaria: Book 1
Published: 0000

Score: 80

Our rating: 8.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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Heir of Sea and Fire

by Patricia McKillip

By the vow of her father and her own desire, Raederle was pledged to Morgon, Riddle-Master of Hed. But a year had passed since Morgon disappeared on his search for the High [...]

Series: The Riddle-Master Trilogy: Book 2
Published: 0000

Score: 60

Our rating: 6.0 | 0 positive reader reviews

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