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The Changeling of Fenlen Forest

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Elizabeth thinks she knows the gloomy Fenlen Forest. But when her treasured unicorn fawn, Sida, goes missing, Elizabeth tracks her into a strange land where the people think Elizabeth is a changeling, a malignant being who too closely resembles a missing girl.

If Elizabeth can find her fawn and uncover the fate of her lost double, can she stop the fear from turning into hat
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Paperback, 208 pages
Published April 5th 2019 by Great Plains Publications
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Iliya Sigal
Apr 30, 2019 rated it it was amazing
If you’ve read The Last Unicorn or The Moorchild and are looking for a book with a similar vibe, check out The Changeling of Fenlen Forest. It’s got misfits, unicorns, and a bittersweet love story.

This is a book that pulls you into the story. The plot’s main mystery keeps you guessing, and the characters grow in ways that seem unexpected…until you realize that the hints have been there all along.

The fantasy world is fleshed out and the culture that the main character, Elizabeth, finds herself i
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Kathy
Apr 29, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Finally, the Unicorn fantasy book I have been waiting for!

I really enjoyed this novel, and highly recommend it. In most novels, unicorns are merely agents to drive a story forward and authors rely on our preconceived notions to fill in the unicorn gaps. For example, I'm a big Harry Potter fan, but in those books unicorns are treated so simply as symbols of purity and goodness. However, the author takes the unicorn and brings it to the center of the story. She shows that unicorns are much more c
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CMJ
Apr 25, 2019 rated it it was amazing
An excellent read rich in detail and mystery. It would have appeal to a broader audience given the historical detail and quality of writing.
Joanna Krongold
May 14, 2019 rated it it was amazing
The Changeling of Fenlen Forest is a surprising, engaging, and fun read, in addition to being very clever and creative. In telling the story of Elizabeth and her journey into the depths of the mysterious Fenlen Forest, Magyarody weaves an intricate tale of suspense, romance, wit, and empowerment. The characters, both human and non-human, are well-drawn and the book demonstrates the diversity and complexity of female interaction and friendship. I particularly enjoyed Elizabeth’s fumbling exchange ...more
Elissa Gurman
May 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
This book was gripping from the start! It draws you into its magical and mysterious world. A lot of fun to read.
Tom
May 15, 2019 rated it it was amazing


I found the book engaging and imaginative, with a mystery that keeps you turning the pages. This is for the young adult and for those who want to have a fun read. Even if you are not a “unicorn person,” you will be drawn into this story.

I found the main character, Elizabeth, someone you grow with. She’s a strong person to begin with, but she gains in strength and confidence as she faces the real life challenges of today’s young adults. She has to decide and choose who she wants to be within her
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Kat
Jul 14, 2019 rated it liked it
If you love whimsical fantasies, give this book a try.

Fenlen2We follow the main character whose father goes missing leaving her and her mother trying to make ends meet. But when he still hasn’t arrived, she doesn’t want this to be the end of him and closely clings to her beloved unicorn.

But when the creature too goes missing too, it’s her mission to find both her and, ultimately, her father.. Quickly, everything she thought she knew is put to the test in this enchanted read.

I quite enjoyed this
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