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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I would recommend this book to anyone who wants a coming of age story that lives outside the box, a unique fantasy, or just loves fantasy creatures. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.

Ok, I’ll admit it. However, it’s enjoyable, and I’m glad I picked it up.

Birth of the Firebringer – Pierce Meredith

Jul 06, Ursula rated it it was amazing Shelves: They are graceful moondancers and bearded warriors who have been kicked out of their homeland by cunning wyverns. As an adult this all sounds ridiculous, but it reinforced my survival strategy: It had a wonderfuly diverse vernacular portaying a delightfully detailed world. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Apr 29, Rhianon rated it it was amazing Shelves: Young adult speculative fiction. Author could have a done firdbringer bit more fact-checking or research on firwbringer, but not a really big deal.


Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days When will my order arrive? What other items do customers buy after viewing this item? The book is about the world of unicorns, who live in a valley called the Vale and have their own history and folklore of how they, and the neighboring creatures such as gryphons and wyvernscame to live where they do now.

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Reluctantly, Korr allows Jan to accompany the other initiate warriors on a pilgrimage. About Meredith Ann Pierce.

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This was the first true fantasy story I ever read as a youngster. There is definitely a place for cheese in my heart but I’m just not in firebringre mood right now RobinHobbBookHangover Unicorns, as fantasy creatures, fascinate me, and this book is an enjoyable adventure in a world populated with dragons, unicorns, and pans satyrs.

The next two books follow Jan’s attempts to discover the secret of fire, make peace with the pans and gryphons, and take back the Hallow Hills from the wyverns. It is a perilous journey, with ever-present threats from deadly gryphons, sly pans, wyverns, pards, and renegade unicorns. Obviously intended for young adults, a good dose of action, magic, interesting creatures, clear story progression, some bits predictable, other bits surprising. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.


The Firebringer Trilogy

Jan, the main character, is a young, hot-headed prince, running wild in the mountains, hiding from ferocious gryphons, little suspecting he is destined to be a hero. It doesn’t have arms to help him out. Miraculously, though, they are always rescued, and as they travel through the Pan Woods, across the Great Grass Plain, and finally to the sacred Hallow Hills, Jan senses another presence, one who goes her own way without fear or favor from the unicorns or their enemies.

Clan Ground The Named Book 2. Am I the heir to a special destiny? Yet time after time they are rescued, leading Jan to wonder: One person found this helpful.

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. As he tries to find his way back to his herd, Jan begins to understand his role as the new prince.