AuthorsDen.com   Join (Free!) | Login  

     Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
   Services MarketPlace (Free to post!)
Where Authors and Readers come together!

SIGNED BOOKS    AUTHORS    eBOOKS new!     BOOKS    STORIES    ARTICLES    POETRY    BLOGS    NEWS    EVENTS    VIDEOS    GOLD    SUCCESS    TESTIMONIALS

Featured Authors:  WhiteWolfSpiritBear, iKen Brosky, iAlfred Garrotto, iDouglas Dandridge, i Aberjhani, iAlbert Russo, iSara Russell, i

  Home > Historical Fiction > Books Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Edward O'Toole

· Become a Fan
· Contact me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· 8 Titles
· Add to My Library
· Share with Friends!
·
Member Since: May, 2006

Edward O'Toole, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.




Featured Book
That Frigid Fargin Witch - Legend of Vanx Malic Book IV
by M. R. Mathias

The hoar witch and her forest full of malformed creatures await Vanx and his curious group of companions as they try to save the fairy folk and their magical Heart Tree f..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Beyond the Horizons
by Doug Boren

The story of four freinds in the Civil War in New Mexico and Arizona shortly thereafter...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members



Clavis
by Edward O'Toole   

Share this with your friends on FaceBook
Books by Edward O'Toole
· The Tao of Prepping
· Windblown
· Zen Gnosis
· Sophia Bestiae - The Wisdom of The Beast
· Grimoire Bestiae
                >> View all

Category: 

Historical Fiction

Publisher:  Crystal Dreams ISBN-10:  1591460352 Type: 
Pages: 

583

Copyright:  May 2006 ISBN-13:  9781591460350
Fiction

Clavis, a young girl hunted and dispossessed, forced from her home and on a perilous journey to the barbaric lands in the far North. Cursed with a great secret and the Gift of Backsight, she must fend for herself among druids, witches, barbarians and cannibals, while avoiding those involved with a pretence to the throne.


History meets fantasy and archaeology meets magic in the harshly realistic Bronze Age CLAVIS.

Amazon
Clavis - The Bronze Age epic

"I have watched you for several summers now, little Clavis; I have watched you more closely than you can imagine. You carry a secret that I had believed was mine alone. Many nights have I spent trying to decide your fate, and am glad I waited. Because I know you can hold your tongue I have brought you here.

As of yesterday, you are a non-person as are the rest in that blasted list you heard cried. You have lost the right to a home and land; you have lost the right to work and marry.

I’m trying to save your life.

Here is my deal. I will save your life and you will save my family, my reputation, my Province, and the Kte. I want you to travel to Oksat.”
   




Professional Reviews

Braveheart meets Lord of the Rings
Imagine a female Braveheart intent upon a multi-faceted quest of self-discovery, family preservation, honor and the emancipation of her homeland across a barbaric landscape filled with characters ruthless and savage; comical and unique. Containing a taste of the fantastical and magical, Edward O' Toole's "Clavis" is a delightful, entertaining and educational read that keeps you turning the pages. Wonderfully written, you become fully immersed and mesmerized within the story as the 13-year-old heroine, Clavis, must come-of-age in an ancient land ruled by the sword and the axe where women are supposed to know their place and never question it. Clavis, armed with the ability to see the ancient past and the nearing future, breaks all the rules to free her land from the clutches of a corrupt political system.

Clavis is a fun read, sure to delight those looking for a good, fast-paced story set in a unique setting and time.

Paul M. Strickler, www.horrorplace.com



Want to review or comment on this book?
Click here to login!


Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!





Featured Book
Celestial blues / Chants du ciel - photos - blurb.com
by Albert Russo

Tunes the sky plays over our heads..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members


Featured Book
Honeymoon for Three
by Alan Cook

Winner Silver Quill award from American Author's Association and Best Mountain West book from Readers Views. It is 1964, 10 years after Gary Blanchard’s high school adven..  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members




Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us


Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.