Birth of the Firebringer has ratings and reviews. Jennifer said: THIS IS THE BOOK I WAS BORN TO READ! I loved every beautiful moment, word, ima. Volume One of the Firebringer Trilogy Jan, the prince of the unicorns, is high- spirited, reckless-and the despair of his mighty father, Korr. Reluctantly. The Firebringer Trilogy by Meredith Ann Pierce is a Young Adult series of novels whose main Birth of the Firebringer; Dark Moon; The Son of Summer Stars.

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This was the first true fantasy story I ever read as a youngster. This is the kind of book all parents, uncles, aunts, anyone who mentors kids should pass on to the young readers in their lives.

Earlier this week I asked a friend why I firebrniger myself to things that inevitably fjrebringer me feeling what my generation is calling ‘triggered’, his response was that I appreciate beautiful things, even when they hurt me. She seems to be protecting him.

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Reluctantly, Korr allows Jan to accompany the other initiate warriors on a pilgrimage to their lost ancestral home. By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.

I am beyond thrilled that this series was recently republished. This page was last edited on 31 Octoberat I entered this birhh at an age direbringer I was still seeking out the comforts of tradition, and Firebrinnger exited with a healthy suspicion of traditions, and the undeserving authorities they propagated. Terry experiences motion sickness while reading in the car, and the noise of the cabin made it difficult to understand podcasts through the small speaker we’d brought with us, so he did much of the driving while I read to him over the roar of the highway.


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By far the best book in the series, BotF has been tje favorite book since I was, like, Birth of the Firebringer Volume 1 of Firebringer trilogy. Typical misfit prince who doesn’t see things his father’s way. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Jan 26, Raven rated it it was amazing Shelves: The untangling of the satisfying plot and Pierce’s ability to foster belief in her fiirebringer, consistently describing the action as these horse-like animals feel and sense it, are enhanced by her stately use of language and the sense of their history and culture which she creates and sustains.

If any of you out there enjoyed The Mountain’s Call, Green Rider, Arrows of the Queen, etc etc basically horse fantasy you will love this book! Looking for beautiful books? Page 1 of 1 Start Over Page 1 of 1. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer – no Kindle device required.

When it matters the most, his father goes mad and flees from the herd, Jan crosses through the plains of the renegade unicorns, a parched desert, and finally into the realm of dragonswhere he is shown the history of the terrible wyverns.

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Oct 10, Maggie Curry rated it it was amazing Shelves: I accidentally read birfh trilogy backwards. Read it with your kids if you get it for them. Another childhood favorite I will never tire of rereading. There’s bits where a unicorn gets help to reach the medics, but how do you drag a unicorn there when you’re a unicorn?


They were just horses with horns pretty much. It’s along the lines of the “Warriors” series by Erin Hunter, but maybe a bit better. Although his father is the prince of the unicorns, Jan worries that he isn’t worthy of his prophesied destiny and that he can’t live bigth to his father’s legacy. There is definitely a place for cheese in my heart but I’m just not in the mood right now RobinHobbBookHangover Thanks for telling us about the problem.

I assumed it was because, well, unicorns. Jan vows to behave. Firebginger Ann pierce lives in Micanopy, Florida. April Learn how and when to remove this template message.

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Young adult speculative fiction. Quotes from Birth of the Fire I wanted to like this series more than I did, because I like Pierce’s Darkangel books and her short stories so much. Amazon Renewed Firebrlnger products with a warranty. This book is breathtaking. The unicorns perform a lot of things on a schedule, a schedule made by their Ring, essentially the society all adult unicorns are a part of.

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I thought this would read kinda childish based on the concept, but I was v pleasantly surprised by the use of firebginger and some of the beautiful sentences. The series was re-published in paperback by Firebird Books in The book went unread for a few months but then one day I finally picked it up