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Author, feminist, fantasist and chronic daydreamer Lavinia Collins grew up in the rural Westcountry, where there was nothing to do but get lost in her own imagination. She began her love affair with all things medieval when she visited Tintagel castle as a little child. She went on to study medieval literature at University, where she indulged her habit of getting lost in an imaginary past by studying medieval Literature. While there she learned everything about chivalry in theory, and almost nothing in practice. She wanted to share just a little bit of the powerful magic of medieval literature and legend with the wider world, and bring these half-lost stories to a modern audience, to recover the most of all the stories of the women of ...more

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These books tell the never-before-told story of King Arthur’s mother, the conflict over the future king’s destiny between the queen and Merlin, and the struggle of a post-Roman Britain to mix past with present, Christian with pagan, and magic with politics. Igraine is no passive by-s... Read more of this blog post »
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Guinevere: A Medieval Roman...

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"Love Larger Than Life

This was a good read but could have been great if the editing wasn't so distracting. Some sentences had to be read over again to make any sense. The story itself is one of great loves and great loss. Guinevere was a woman who..." Read more of this review »
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Yes! A sexy read! Also a good counterpoint to the beloved, yet ever bland and superficial musical. While the obvious often escaped them, we care about these iconic characters.
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"An amazingly written love story

Reading Guinevere made me feel like I was within all of the main characters. It took some thought to keep up with who was related to who, but the book gives you a sense of life love and loss in the Middle Ages. Any b..." Read more of this review »
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G.K. Moore Hi Lavinia, thanks for the add! :)


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