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Heka and the Colour Thief

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For she so cherished the dead, she wove them dreams from all the colours of Eternity…

Few can weave with the colours of Eternity, but this young witch is amongst the most skilled. In her small corner of the Underworld, tucked away in the Outer Dark, Heka weaves dreams to ease the passage of lost souls.

But there is more to the world than the dreaming of the dead. Chaos
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Kindle Edition, 69 pages
Published October 24th 2018 by Sera Blue
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Mr Pink ink
Jul 23, 2019 rated it it was amazing
I am in love with the author's writing style in this book; of course, it's the only book I've read from this author, so I have nothing else to compare it to...

Beautifully written, poignant and whimsical!

If you could spin dreams, which colour would you use the most?
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Gina-Rae Proxy
Aug 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Heka and the Colour Thief is a cerebral undertaking. Despite being a novella, it is the kind of literature that needs to breath and should not be consumed in one sitting. The prose is thick and the concepts are philosophical, the two are inseparable. Mythic Fiction is a newish genre, but this book really nails down that definition, being more of a dreamlike parable than a classic narrative, however the plot is still deeply structured and never leaves you feeling lost even when the characters are ...more
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Aug 12, 2019 rated it it was amazing
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Chasing Dreams
Feb 09, 2019 rated it really liked it
First Impressions

I have to say, for a small, independent publisher focused on niche genres, Sera Blue has not disappointed with the quality of this book. The cover is absolutely exquisite - I was drawn to it immediately, and the blurb was enticing enough to convince me to read on.

The Writing

Dennis Dvornak clearly has a love for words that weave exquisite worlds in the imagination of readers. Heka and the Colour Thief is full of metaphors, metaphysical exploration and intricate journeys through t
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Ilse Rensburg
Jun 18, 2019 rated it it was amazing
If dreams could be spun to life, Dennis would be the weaver. Like his protagonist, he enchants the world around him, spinning words into a tale that reads like a daydream. A charming vacation from the hustle of city life into the depths of the underworld made beautiful through a vibrant perspective similar to Synesthesia. The opening line, "The dream in her hands was like many of the dreams of the dead," captures the soul of the reader, enticing one to join Heka on her journey through the innerm ...more
Mike Alan
Apr 28, 2020 rated it liked it
Very whimsical, but well paced. A good read
Ashleigh Hattingh
Mar 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
An enchanting tale filled with intrigue. Devornak has a mastery of the English language that is seldom seen.
Bradley Gibb
Jun 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
Some awesome Greek mythology used as inspiration, but very much its own thing, this book was well written with great descriptions and interesting character interactions.
Kera
Feb 03, 2020 rated it really liked it
Where can I sign up to be a colour witch?

Dennis' writing is so serene. When I read Heka, it was written in such a way that I could lose myself in Heka's colourful chaos without thinking about my own. I loved it.
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Kelan Gerriety
Nov 12, 2018 rated it it was amazing
This book read like a dream. I neeeeed more King.
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