Lyman Frank Baum’s The Glass Dog is a fairy tale. A wizard is always interrupted during his studies and experiments so he thinks a dog could ward off intruders, but the dog he wants does not exist so he asks for a glass dog. The glassblower assistant…
…Mutta sulaako hänen jäinen sydämensä?
Throne of Glass - Lasipalatsi on Sarah J. Maasin huiman, eeppisen fantasiasarjan ensimmäinen osa.
Charles Dodgson, alias Lewis Carroll, first published his Alice's Adventures in Wonderland book in 1865 - it has been a favourite ever since and is something that all children should read. This second Alice book 'Through the Looking Glass' was published in 1871.
Lasipalatsin valtaistuimella istuu mustasieluinen kuningas, joka hallitsee alamaisiaan rautaisella otteella. Celaena Sardothien voitti raa'an kamppailun ja hänet valittiin kuninkaan henkilökohtaiseksi salamurhaajaksi, Kuninkaan Miekaksi. Celaena ei…
The sequel to "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" finds Alice back in Wonderland and a pawn in a surreal chess game. This weird and wonderful book includes the poems "Jabberwocky" and "The Walrus and the Carpenter," a talking pudding, and that immortal…
Celaena Sardothien on selvinnyt hurjista taisteluista ja musertavista sydänsuruista, mutta hän on joutunut maksamaan siitä kovan hinnan. Celaena on rikki ja haluaisi nyt vain kostaa rakkaan ystävänsä kuoleman. Sen sijaan hänen täytyy matkustaa…
A teenage girl, Charlotte, is fascinated by a stained-glass plate sunk in the pavement and she is irresistibly drawn to find her way to the room below. She discovers a long-disused chapel and makes up her mind to return when the plate is not in shadow to see the effect of direct sunlight…
…Contains many childhood favourites, such as Thumbelina and The Story of the Emperor's New Clothes, as well as many forgotten classics like The Glass Mountain or The Snow-Daughter and the Fire-Son.
…The doctor tells him that the brandy is useful and that he himself drinks two glasses a day, so he convinces him and prescribes him brandy. Mr. Hobart comes home and asks his wife to drink it herself and to give it to their children but his wife totally disagrees.…
…Contains many childhood favourites, such as Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Snow-White and Aladdin, as well as many forgotten classics like Toads and Diamonds or The Princess on the Glass Hill.