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magician"s wife

by Brian Moore

  • 121 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Bloomsbury in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Algeria
    • Subjects:
    • Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873 -- Fiction.,
    • French -- Algeria -- Fiction.,
    • Married women -- Fiction.,
    • Magicians -- Fiction.,
    • Algeria -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian Moore.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9199.3.M617 M25 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination215 p. ;
      Number of Pages215
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL471412M
      ISBN 100747537186
      LC Control Number98194547

      Major Characters Magicians. The Magicians of Xanth are a subset of fictional characters from the Xanth series of fantasy genre novels by Piers Anthony (b. ). The Magicians are usually humans. They possess powerful magical abilities, and so are the only humans who are able to take the role of King of Human ans who are female may be called Sorceresses, . The story at the heart of Brian Moore’s novel The Magician’s Wife is based on true historical events. That proves to be both the main source of its interest and, ultimately, the primary reason it /5(9).

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Emmeline, the magician's wife, is an interesting character --of course, the most well developed one in the novel-- and despite some flaws she is totally believable. So are her husband and Denieu, the two other important characters. To sum up, this is an interesting book, but not recommended to everyone/5(29).

For the first half of the book, you are ushered into the lavish court of Napoleon III and Empress Eugenie, seen through the yes of the timid Emmeline, the magician's wife.

The descriptions of the clothing and entertainments are wonderfully accurate/5. The Magician's Wife is a mediocre rendition of some of Cain's classic novels such as The Postman Always Rings Twice and Double Indemnity.

Although it starts off slowly, it does build up a head of steam and if you ignore some of the unbelievable actions of the protagonist, the charismatic meat-magnate, Clay Lockwood, it is a hard book to put down.3/5(7).

Originally published as La Femme du magicien, The Magician's Wife was awarded the Prix Alfred (Angoulême) and the Grand Prix (Sierre). The English-language version has been out of print for three decades, during which time the graphic novel has developed a deep cult following ― this new edition promises to mesmerize a new generation of by: 1.

The Magician's Wife. In The Magician's Wife, Cain returns to his classic themes of lust and greed. Clay Lockwood, a business executive, falls in love with the irresistible Sally Alexis, magicians wife book of a professional magician/5. “The Magicians by Lev Grossman is a very entertaining book; one of those summer page-turners that you wish went on for another six volumes.

Grossman takes a good number of the best childhood fantasy books from the last seventy-five years and distills their ability to fascinate into the fan-boy mind of his protagonist, Quentin Coldwater/5(K).

Eliot Waugh is a talented Magician and the former High King of by a family of conservative farmers, Waugh grew up in rural Indiana, where he was tormented due to his sexuality and discovered his magical abilities when he accidentally killed his high school bully by using telekinesis.

After moving away from his family, Waugh was invited to attend Brakebills Age: High King Fen is the wife of Eliot Waugh and leader of the High Council. Born in Fillory, Fen was promised to the High King before her birth by her grandfather as payment for his services in forging the Leo Blade to stop The Beast.

Fen was born on Fillory and was raised by a family of knifemakers and swordsmiths. Like every Fillorian girl, she went through Tree School, and First Appearance: Have You Brought Me Little Cakes. The Magicians is a new adult fantasy novel by the American author Lev Grossman, published in by Viking Press.

It tells the story of Quentin Coldwater, a young man who discovers and attends a secret college of magic in New York. The novel received critical acclaim, and was followed by The Magician King in and 's The Magician's : Lev Grossman.

Quentin Coldwater, B.A., is a New York Magician who attended Brakebills n has always been on the outside looking in. He's awkward, unsure, overthinks everything, He's the sort of guy always pining from afar (especially for his childhood best friend, Julia).It's no wonder the world of magic—especially in his favorite book series, Fillory and Further—has been such an Age: After she flees Brakebills, she joins a group of magicians led by Richard and befriends Julia.

Brittany Curran as Fen (seasons 3–5; recurring season 2), Eliot's Fillorian wife. Trevor Einhorn as Josh Hoberman (seasons 3–5; recurring season 2; guest season 1), a former Brakebills student who was one of the members of a group that went of episodes: 52 (list of episodes).

by Lev Grossman. 82, Ratings 6, Reviews published 55 editions. Return to Fillory in the riveting sequel to The Shelve The Magician King. Currently Reading. Currently Reading. The Magician's Land. by Lev Grossman. 60, Ratings 4, Reviews published 32 Works: The Magician's Land, The Magician King, The Magicians.

The Magicians' Wife is another triumph. (Literary Guild Selection) The drama of embattled faith that makes up his preoccupying theme takes one of its most unusual and interesting forms so far in this impressive new work from the Canadian author whose long career has recently peaked with such compact and well-crafted novels as No Other Life.

Orb Books. Used - Good All orders guaranteed and ship within 24 hours. Your purchase supports More Than Words, a nonprofit job training program for youth, empowering youth to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business. The Magician's Wife by Brian Moore It'sa year before the French conquer Algeria.

Henri Lambert is a famous magician/5(25). This is a list of characters in the trilogy of fantasy novels by Lev Grossman begun by The Magicians and continued by The Magician King and The Magician's Land.

Quentin Makepeace Coldwater is the protagonist of the trilogy. At the start, he is 17, obsessed with a series of children's books called "Fillory and Further", and depressed.

The Magician's Wife Brian Moore, Author Dutton Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. ARTICLES. PW: Brian Moore: Travels of a Literary Infidel; OTHER BOOKS. The Magician's Land is a new adult fantasy novel by Lev Grossman, published in by Viking Adult, the sequel to The Magician King and the third book in Grossman's Magicians trilogy.

It continues the story of outcast magician Quentin Coldwater, interweaving it with the story of several of his friends who are questing to save the magical realm of : Lev Grossman.

Fillory was the magical world created by Ember and Umber, as well as the setting of the Fillory and Further series by Christopher name Fillory is used to describe both the land mass and one of the sovereign states, the other being y hosted the Wellspring, the source of all magic, and serves as the prison for the beast created by the Old ation: Ember † Umber †.

Bookseller Cossel Books (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Magician's Wife Author James M. Cain Book condition Used - VG-/VG.

Spine cocked; bit of shelfwear; bit of foxing/soiling; some glue residue : James M. Cain. The magician’s wife of the title is Emmeline Lambert, an intelligent woman eclipsed by her husband’s celebrity and her gender’s marginal influence in French aristocratic circles.

Created by Sera Gamble, John McNamara. With Stella Maeve, Hale Appleman, Arjun Gupta, Summer Bishil. After being recruited to a secretive academy, a group of students discover that the magic they read about as children is /10(K).The same sort of trouble Cain has raised ever since the Postman with diminishing success, perhaps just because this kind of thrillkill fiction has become more commonplace.

This one is all about a sex kitten who is really a wild cat. Actually she's murder. Her name is Sally Alexis and she is married to a magician when Clay Lockwood meets her and falls in love with : James M.

Cain.