Art In Transit gVery entertaining retake of 6th century Sir Gawain s uest for therail this time with a druid as knight a necromantic pict laying waste to the Fisher King s empire In #fact the rail s legend is founded in celtic mythology and this is a loosely derived #the rail s legend is founded in celtic mythology and this
Is A Loosely Deriveda loosely derived told story The frame story starts with the same druid in contemporary US telling his intelligent dog and his apprentice this story This modern cool language Whom The Gods Destroy gives the epic uest a funny side note which I liked And there is this sidekick horse AppleJack which is wise in its own way always holding back the druid s cockiness I ll put Hearne s series start Hounded on my tbr shelf this is Atticus s origin story and how he came to his cold iron amulet and the silver charms on his necklace as well as his inspiration to teach languages to animals like to his dog Oberon Once again we find ourselves enjoying a fire in the wilderness with Granuaile Oberon and Atticus Over marshmallows he shares the story of the holyrail originally known to him as Dagda s Cauldron Atticus claims that the story is a Celtic Druid story that was twisted through time I enjoyed Hearne s tale about the rail but loved the tidbits about the elemental the iron around Atticus s neck and his inspiration for his charms and future companionsThis tale may only be Tell me a story Many fish tales have been created in response to that reuest but if you re a druid of a certain age you don t created in response to that reuest but if you re a druid of a certain age you don t to make stuff upyou ve lived itSitting around a campfire one night Oberon Granuaile ask Atticus for a bedtime story from his past wellactually Oberon asked for snacks but a juicy tale will hold him til the marshmallows are doneSo Atticus tells them of how he rescued the Holy Grail when he was just a arden variet. Out of print Originally published in 2013 in the Unfettered anthology edited by Shawn Speakman now offered singly with cover art by Galen DaraAncient Druid Atticus O’Sullivan has had plenty of adventures during his long life and in “The Chapel. Ll visit againVery entertaining and a must read for that odd niche of the fantasy enre that odd niche of the fantasy enre likes stories from the druidic past The adventures of Atticus and his faithful hound Oberon have entertained me mightily since the very first book Hounded although I m a little less enthused with the most recent one Shattered and the accompanying novellas and short stories are always fun too The Chapel Perilous continues the traditionThe whole idea of a Holy Grail that isn t uite the same Holy Grail we all know about is wonderful made even so because it s set way back before Atticus became the Iron Druid with so much power There s not a lot of Oberon in this story and since I adore him that made me a little sad at first but then this other critter shows up that had me laughing out loud Apple Jack is worth the story all by himself and even if you ve never read any of the chronicles you can still enjoy this fellowIs this short story as engaging as the novels No of course not as it s not possible to have much depth in such a few pages but it s a nice fill in between books As
Oberon Would Say Tellwould say Tell a story AtticusThis is a short tale from Atticus past set in very early Briton during the time of the Celts Atticus agrees to retrieve the legendary Dagda s Cauldron which was stolen from the Tuatha D Danann and in exchange he will be shown how to shift to the proto American continent to escape another Fae who wants him dead I really enjoyed this interlude from his past It Zoeys Broken Heart Making Out 26 gives you a sense of who he was and how he has become the Druid he is today and a few laughs thrown in forood measure I really really love this series Atticus as a Knight of the Round Table in search of the Grail What could be better How about if we add zombies Yes Geniu. While on an errand for Ogma to recover the Dagda’s Cauldron Atticus confronts evil at a mysterious chapel takes the first steps to becoming the Iron Druid and learns the shocking truth about oblin fashion choices He was of course in terrible per.
Summary è E-book, or Kindle E-pub ´ Kevin HearneY druid not yet bound to cold iron The year is 537 he went by the name of Gawa 25 starsUnfortunately I find this short story forgettable Or maybe I read it on a wrong mood or something The
Talking Horse Feels Like A Substitute Forhorse feels like a substitute for do we need another talking animal I end up not really caring about the whole Holy Grail uest Again maybe reading this in wrong mood but I feel like other
short stories from this series as interesting This just came asstories from this series as interesting This just came as MEH for me Enjoyable story But now I want about Apple Jack dang it This was an interesting short story about Atticus s uest for the holy rail in 537 AD before it was either holy or a rail it was Dagda s Cauldron one of the Four Treasures of the Tuatha D Danann which could feed an army and never empty in the story as told by Atticus around a campfire to Granuaile and OberonAlso interesting to me at least was the author s motivation to write the story which can be found on his blog here and his results of self publishing it which can also be found on his blog here The Iron Druid tells a storyHounded was first published in 2011 and introduced Atticus O Sullivan also known as Siodhachan O Druid tells a storyHounded was first published in 2011 and introduced Atticus O Sullivan also known as Siodhachan O an ancient druid who owns an occult bookstore in Arizona but recounts ancient heroics over a reat and lengthy lifetimeThe Chapel Perilous was first published in 2014 and allows Atticus to recount his experience in the uest for the Holy Grail but from a revisionist standpoint according to Atticus his earlier pagan druidic uest for the legendary Dagda s Cauldron was later retold from a Christian perspectiveReading between the lines I can see that this may be a recurring theme in the seriesTold with humor and a Radical Feminists Of Heterodoxy gamer s eye for adventurous detail the Iron Druid is a character I wi. Perilous” he shares one of them with his apprentice Granuaile He lays out the true story of the uest for the Holy Grail in which he was personally involved and the events of which are uite different from the Christian tale most people know today.