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Cobweb Bride: The Complete Trilogy: (Cobweb Bride Trilogy #1-3)

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Contains the following complete novels :

- Cobweb Bride (Book One)
- Cobweb Empire (Book Two)
- Cobweb Forest (Book Three)

". . . Nazarian writes clean and true prose . . ."
--Publishers Weekly

"Set in an alternate Renaissance Europe, this series opener by Russian-born Nazarian combines the stylistic manner of a folktale with the trappings of an epic fantasy, one driven by comp
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Published February 18th 2014 by Leda (Imprint of Norilana Books)
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Sharon Shearer
Mar 09, 2015 Sharon Shearer rated it it was amazing
A charming and stirring mythology

I bought the trilogy after reading the first book free as a monthly prime option. Could not put this series down. The primary characters were a bit too "perfect" in nature, but I was strangely pleased that Percy was of common, maybe even less than average appearance. She made for a wonderful struggling heroine. The extreme pathos of grappling with life and death matters, as well as human and "divine" weaknesses, made this a story to laugh, cry, and muse over. Whi
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Cobweb Bride: The Complete Trilogy

I'll break it down per each book and then give my final review of the overall trilogy at the end.

#1: Cobweb Bride. March 31-April 2.
When I first downloaded and read this book (back in Sept.-Oct. 2014,) I knew I would download the complete trilogy at some point; and I did. (I reviewed the book then. For a more in-depth review, check that one out.) Then I sat on it for a year and a half before I had my backlog of books read. I decided to read this one again, becau
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Sarah
Sep 08, 2014 Sarah rated it liked it
Recommended to Sarah by: Lorena
An intriguing take on what would happen if death suddenly stops for all things, including animals and plants. Death cannot continue to take souls to to their final resting place until he finds his cobweb bride. The books are absorbing, and a fun read. The first book sets up the world, and explores the idea of the cessation of death, and why death is looking for his cobweb bride. As the series goes along, deeper symbolism starts to be incorporated and explained, with death having several aspects, ...more
Beth
Jun 07, 2014 Beth rated it really liked it
A trilogy, fiction/fantasy. The first book was a bit of a slog to get through but as you keep reading the story gets much more interesting.

Death is no longer an option. Everything stays "alive" after dying, some people become horrid nasty dead people and some stay the same as always. This also has an unexpected side effect of messing with the food supply.

Our heroine is just a poor peasant girl who doesn't really fit into her family. She becomes the heroine by doing what is necessary when necessa
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Sara
Jul 13, 2015 Sara rated it really liked it
Well it took me all of two days to read the trilogy. The novel was incredibly intriguing and drew me in with its midevil setting, Greek mythology, and the fact that the world needs to be saved by a young girl. I would recommend the novels to anyone who like fantasy, historical fiction, and mythology with a bit of romance dashed in but not too overpowering.
Victoria Case
Apr 11, 2014 Victoria Case rated it liked it
Well, it was an interesting take on the question of death and what would happen if death stopped. It was a little long in places and overly descriptive (like way too much sometimes) that the plot would stall but overall it was an enjoyable read.
Summer Peterson
Mar 01, 2015 Summer Peterson rated it it was amazing
Beautiful story

This story made me cry a little, especially towards the end. this will go into my Favorites shelf. Definitely worth the time to read.
Wendy Thoenen
Feb 08, 2016 Wendy Thoenen rated it it was amazing
Love this story

I enjoyed these three books so much; What a different story line ! I am looking forward to more b books
Michael Fortenberry
Aug 06, 2016 Michael Fortenberry rated it really liked it
Excellent series. I liked the original idea and characterizations. An interesting mix of classic and fiction.
Linda
Mar 28, 2015 Linda rated it really liked it
I found much to identify with in mad, grieving Persephone. And Percy was a heroine I could really admire and love. I was dubious at first but I fell in love with these books.
V Edwards
Aug 16, 2014 V Edwards rated it it was amazing
I really got into these. Great twists, and totally unexpected changes. Worth a read for something different in the paranormal sense.
Jennifer Poland
Jul 04, 2015 Jennifer Poland rated it it was amazing
Beautiful. Tragic. Epic. Amazing.
Olga
Feb 19, 2015 Olga rated it liked it
Good world building and interesting.
Lauren
Apr 26, 2016 Lauren marked it as nfs
Cobweb Bride (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, #1) - 3 stars
This book is about an alternative Renaissance style world in Europe. Death comes to claim his bride and stops everyone from dying until she is found. While that might seem very nice on the surface the terminally ill and mortally wounded are suffering, just because you can’t die doesn’t mean you still don’t feel pain.

Overall I thought this to be an interesting storyline however I did feel like parts of the book dragged on and there was a little to
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Vera Nazarian is a two-time Nebula Award Nominee, award-winning artist, and member of Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America, a writer with a penchant for moral fables and stories of intense wonder, true love, and intricacy.

She immigrated to the USA from the former USSR as a kid, sold her first story at the age of 17, and since then has published numerous works in anthologies and magazines
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Other Books in the Series

Cobweb Bride Trilogy (3 books)
  • Cobweb Bride (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, #1)
  • Cobweb Empire (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, #2)
  • Cobweb Forest (Cobweb Bride Trilogy, #3)

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