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y separately published work icon The Stone of Oakenfast single work   novel   historical fiction   fantasy   romance  
Is part of The Lay Lines Trilogy Sophie Masson , 1998 series - author novel (number 3 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 The Stone of Oakenfast
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'In answer to a call from the Otherworld, poet and troubadour Marie de France travels to the borderlands of Wales with her beloved knight and betrothed, Llew. When the travellers are set upon in a plot to steal Marie's ancient necklace, dwellers of the Otherworld of Oakenfast come to their rescue, led by the mysterious Greenleaf.' (Publication summary)

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    y separately published work icon Forest of Dreams : The Lay Lines Trilogy Sophie Masson , Milsons Point : Bantam Books , 2001 Z902840 2001 selected work novel fantasy

    'This is the omnibus version of the Lay Lines Trilogy - The Knight by the Pool, The Lady of the Flowers, The Stone of Oakenfast. It follows the story of poet, the Lady Marie de France, and her strange, marvellous and terrifying adventures both in the human world and the Otherworld of enchantment. Marie must cope with political plots, werewolves, shapeshifters of all kinds, Otherworldly rulers of extraordinary powers, and most painful and ambiguous of all, the road to knowledge of her own heart, and passionate love. There is a mixture of real historical figures and fictional characters, magic and realism in the book which makes it a potent spell. Steeped in the atmosphere of the Middle Ages, rich and exciting, erotic and elegant, funny and scary, this is a book that readers seem to love very much, taking you on a journey long ago and far away.'

    Source: Author's website users.nsw.chariot.net.au/~smasson/ (Sighted 21/4/10)

    Milsons Point : Bantam Books , 2001
Alternative title: Der Konig der Elfen
Language: German
    • Munich,
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      Germany,
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      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Droemer Knaur ,
      2004 .
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      This image has been sourced from online.
      Extent: 494p.
      Note/s:
      • Translated from the original published in Australia as The Stone of Oakenfast.
      ISBN: 3426702991
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