War for the oaks

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Ace Books , New York
StatementEmma Bull.
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20698979M
ISBN 100441870732
OCLC/WorldCa21683972

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One of the earlier works in the genre of "urban fantasy," "The War for the Oaks" (Bull's first novel) expertly weaves together many threads into an entertaining plot; Celtic folklore, rock music, and love, all under the backdrop of a lovingly described s Minneapolis/5(43).

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10 available. Format. Paperback. ISBN. Publication Year. EAN. War for the Oaks is an excellent example of everything I’ve come to love about the fusion of modernity and magic. The main character, Eddi McCandry, is a blend of all we hope for in a heroine. In the beginning she exhibits a bit of poor judgment and has a tendency to underestimate herself, but over the course of the book she grows and learns.

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Emma Bull. Author Edit. Emma Bull. Website: Emma Bull; Genres: Early Urban Fantasy, Urban Fantasy, Fantasy ; Bio: Emma Bull is a science fiction and fantasy author whose best-known novel is War for the Oaks, one of the pioneering works of urban has participated in Terri Windling's Borderland shared universe, which is the setting of her novel Finder.

Eddi McCandry has just left her boyfriend and their band when she finds herself drafted against her will in a faerie war between the Summer and Winter Courts, the WAR FOR THE OAKS.

While trying to cope with her new otherworldly bodyguyard, the Pooka, Eddi also struggles to build a new life, a new band, survive the schemes of the Queen of Air and Brand: Tom Doherty Associates.

War for the Oaks by Emma Bull Eddi McCandry sings rock and roll. But she's breaking up with her boyfriend, her band just broke up, and life could hardly be worse. Then, walking home through downtown Minneapolis on a dark night, she finds herself drafted into an invisible war between the faerie folk.

Now, more. War for the Oaks won the Locus Magazine award for Best First Novel and was a finalist for the Mythopoeic Society Award. Other books by Emma Bull include the novels Falcon, Bone Dance (second honors, Philip K.

Dick Award), /5(). Acclaimed by critics and readers on its first publication inwinner of the Locus Award for Best First Novel, Emma Bull's War for the Oaks is one of the novels that has defined modern urban McCandry sings rock and roll. But her boyfriend just dumped her, her band just broke up, and life could hardly be worse.

By turns tough and lyrical, fabulous and down-to-earth, War for the Oaks is a fantasy novel that's as much about this world as about the other one. It's about real love and loyalty, about real music and musicians, about false glamour and true art/5(85). War for the Oaks was one of my all-time favorite books as a teenager.

I got an itch to re-read it and it was even better than I remembered. It's a story filled with so many twists and turns, a strong female lead, and unconventional romance.

If you like fairies, fantasy, romance, and references to classic rock and roll, you'll really like this/5(91). Acclaimed by critics and readers on its first publication inwinner of the Locus Award for Best First Novel, Emma Bull’s War for the Oaks is one of the novels that has defined modern urban fantasy.

Eddi McCandry sings rock and roll. But her boyfriend just dumped her, her band just broke up. Acclaimed by critics and readers on its first publication inwinner of the Locus Award for Best First Novel, Emma Bull's War for the Oaks is one of the novels that has defined modern urban fantasy. Eddi McCandry sings rock and roll.

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War for the oaks. [Emma Bull] -- Eddi McCandry, an unemployed Minneapolis rock singer, finds herself drafted into an invisible war between the faerie filk.

A fantasy novel by Emma Bull and one of the pioneering works of Urban Fantasy, War for the Oaks is the story of Eddi McCandry, a Minneapolis rock singer who's just quit her band and broken up with her boyfriend. There's also the matter of The Fair Folk moving in — quite literally — with her, and an impending war between the Seelie and Unseelie Courts into which she's.

WAR FOR THE OAKS Emma Bull, Author Author. Orb $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author (Bone Dance, etc.) includes excerpts of a screenplay version of the book. Get this from a library. War for the Oaks. [Emma Bull] -- Eddi McCandry, an unemployed Minneapolis rock singer, finds herself drafted into an invisible war between the faerie folk.

"A contemporary fantasy classic."--Publishers Weekly "Emma Bull is really good."--Neil Gaiman Acclaimed by critics and readers on its first publication inwinner of the Locus Award for Best First Novel, Emma Bull's War for the Oaks is one of the novels that has defined modern urban fantasy.4/5(K).

War for the Oaks (Paperback) A Novel. By Emma Bull. Orb Books,pp. Publication Date: July 6, Other Editions of. One reason War for the Oaks works so well is that Emma grounded all that Seelie stuff by following the age-old advice to “write what you know”.

Emma actually did front a rock band in Minneapolis for a long time, and so the setting, and the process of leading a band, come across as absolutely real.War For The Oaks - You’re read light novel War For The Oaks Part 13 online at Please use the follow button to get notification about the latest chapter next time when you visit Use.

War for the Oaks (eBook): Bull, Emma, Eddi McCandry, an unemployed Minneapolis rock singer, finds herself drafted into an invisible war between the faerie filk.