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Thirteen Moons

A Novel (Random House Large Print (Hardcover))

by Charles Frazier

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Random House Large Print .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages608
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Open LibraryOL7425688M
ISBN 100375431896
ISBN 109780375431890

Thirteen Moons makes you feel that change that happened so long before our own time, and makes you mourn it." –Newsday "Thirteen Moons is a fitting successor to Cold Mountain fans of Frazier's debut will be cheered to discover that the new book is another compulsively readable work of historical fiction." –St. Louis Post-Dispatch/5(). Brilliantly imagined, written with great power and beauty by a master of American fiction, Thirteen Moons is a stunning novel about a man's passion for a woman, and how loss, longing, and love can shape a man's destiny over the many moons of a life.


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"Thirteen Moons is a boisterous, confident novel that draws from the epic tradition Frazier is a natural storyteller, and throughout his picaresque tale are grand themes and eulogies" Frazier is a natural storyteller, and throughout his picaresque tale are grand themes and eulogies"/5().

"Thirteen Moons" is the story of a man named Will. It is essentially his "autobiography," written as he is dying around the end of the 19th or beginning of the 20th century. The plot is linear, moving from Will's childhood to his old age/5.

Brilliantly imagined, written with great power and beauty by a master of American fiction, Thirteen Moons is a stunning novel about a man’s passion for a woman, and how loss, longing and love can shape a man’s destiny over the many moons of a life/5().

Book Summary. At the age of twelve, Will Cooper is given a horse, a key, and a map and is sent to run a remote Indian trading post. There he is adopted by a Cherokee chief, and falls in love with a girl he won in a card game. Thirteen Moons book Charles Frazier’s Thirteen Moons is the story of one man’s remarkable life, spanning a century of relentless change.

Brilliantly imagined, written with great power and beauty by a master of American fiction, Thirteen Moons is a stunning novel about a man's passion for a woman, and how loss, longing, and love can shape a man's destiny over the many moons of a life/5().

"Thirteen Moons is a fitting successor to Cold Mountain fans of Frazier's debut will be cheered to discover that the new book is another compulsively readable work of historical fiction." –St.

Louis Post-Dispatch/5(). As there are approximately 13 moons each year – the book is divided into 13 parts. Each section is aimed at lasting from the new moon to the dark to make the student fully aware of the changing power in the tides of the sea and the tides of the self/5().

Like “Cold Mountain,” then, “Thirteen Moons” is a book with grand, bordering on grandiose, ambitions. At its best, Frazier’s writing achieves an almost Virgilian level of Author: Adam Goodheart.

Thirteen Moons on the Turtle's Back is a book of poems about a Native American legend that involves the moons on a turtle's back.

It follows the cycle of a Native American year and the moons. Each poem is about a different part of their life, somehow relating to the moon /5. Thirteen Moons makes you feel that change that happened so long before our own time, and makes you mourn it." —Newsday "Thirteen Moons is a fitting successor to Cold Mountain fans of Frazier’s debut will be cheered to discover that the new book is another compulsively readable work of historical fiction." —St.

Louis Post-Dispatch. Thirteen Moons (), a historical novel by Charles Frazier, tells the story of an orphan who finds love and acceptance with the Cherokee people after he is sent on a journey through their territory.

It is roughly based on a Confederate Army officer who is the only white man to ever serve as an Indian Chief. Explore a wide variety of Pagan, Occult & Magickal supplies.

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About Thirteen Moons. Here is a list of the Thirteen Moons series: The Moon of the Alligators Bears Chickarees Deer Fox Pups Moles Monarch Butterflies Mountain Lions Owls Salamanders Wild Pigs Winter Bird Gray Wolves The stories concern the habits and activities of all of these different animals, under the light of 5/5(2).

Thirteen Moons, Frazier’s long-awaited second novel, resembles Cold Mountain () in its nineteenth century North Carolina setting, its rambling plot, and its thwarted love affair, yet the two. Brilliantly imagined, written with great power and beauty by a master of American fiction, Thirteen Moons is a stunning novel about a man’s passion for a woman, and how loss, longing and love can shape a man’s destiny over the many moons of a life.

Reviewed for Book Chick City Beneath the Thirteen Moons is a beautifully woven tale of a magical world, romance and courage. Kathryne Kennedy has written an original, enchanting story of a world where people live in trees which grow from the sea, under a sky of thirteen moons/5.

FreeBookNotes found 13 sites with book summaries or analysis of Thirteen Moons. If there is a Thirteen Moons SparkNotes, Shmoop guide, or Cliff Notes, you can find a link to each study guide below.

Among the summaries and analysis available for Thirteen Moons, there are 3 Short Summaries and 10 Book Reviews. Thirteen Moons: A Novel by Charles Frazier and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Washington Post opines that Thirteen Moons will be putting a lot of people to sleep and Library Journal writes it off as "tiresome".

Interestingly, Booklist found the first quarter of the book hard going but thought it picked up pace after that when "finally, the characters are able to step out from behind this blanket of particulars and. by Jean Craighead George includes books The Moon of the Mountain Lions (The Thirteen Moons Series), The Moon of the Gray Wolves (The Thirteen Moons Series), The Moon of the Salamanders (13 Moons), and several more.

Brilliantly imagined, written with great power and beauty by a master of American fiction, Thirteen Moons is a stunning novel about a man’s passion for a woman, and how loss, longing and love can shape a man’s destiny over the many moons of a life.3/5(3). Thirteen Moons brings this vanished world thrillingly to life, retelling the agonizing stories of "the Removal" (of Indians from their ancestral lands) and the lie of "Reconstruction"; creating literally dozens of heart-stopping word pictures (e.g.

autumn's display of "a few stunted pumpkins still glowing in the fields and a few persistent. This book has really stayed with me after finishing it over a year ago. I loved Charles Frazier writing in this book.

Can anyone suggest something similar. I have read the reviews of Frazier's other books, but they seem to be outside of the particular genre I enjoyed with Thirteen Moons. Thirteen Moons on Turtle's Back by Joseph Bruchac the thirteen scales on Old Turtle's back hold the key to the thirteen cycles of the moon and the changing seasons.

from the Northern Cheyenne's Moon of the Popping Trees to the Big Moon of the Abenaki. "This book instills a spiritual respect for our land and an appreciation for the Brand: Penguin Young Readers Group. Thirteen Moons by Charles Frazier Sceptre, £, pp Charles Frazier's second novel takes care not to labour too anxiously in the shadow of his first, the American Civil War saga Cold.

Beyond the Book. This article relates to Thirteen Moons. Charles Frazier was born in in Asheville, North Carolina and grew up in the mountains of North Carolina. He graduated from the University of North Carolina inreceived an M.A. from Appalachian State University, and a Ph.D.

in English from the University of South Carolina in Section IV of the book "Thirteen Moons in Motion: A Dreamspell Primer" by Jose and Lloydine Argüelles.

The Thirteen Moon Turtle. 13 Moon Turtle. Turtle of the 13 Moons. Turtle Island. Earth Families. Human Holon. Frequency. Turtle and Tortuga   Excerpt: 'Thirteen Moons' October 2, • Read from the book by Charles Frazier.

Note: Book excerpts are provided by the publisher and may contain language some find offensive. 13 MOONS – Teacher’s Guide 2 of the thirteen moons. This is why these calendars do not often match up with the typical 12 month calendar.

The naming of the moons also has a cultural teaching that explains the cycle of life and nature within the respective cultures. Most calendars today use the 12 Book Two.

Author Arlene Berry. File Size: KB. In the Shadow of 13 Moons turned into the Shadow of 40 Moons for me. I could not stay on track with the monthly exercises, and they did not make much of an impression on me.

I think shadow work and exploration of the self is crucial to my own growth as a witch and as a person, but this book did not do much to take me further in that pursuit/5. Thirteen Moons A Novel (Book): Frazier, Charles: Random House, s Frazier’s Thirteen Moons is the story of one man’s remarkable life, spanning a century of relentless change.

At the age of twelve, an orphan named Will Cooper is given a horse, a key, and a map and is sent on a journey through the wilderness to the edge of the Cherokee Nation, the uncharted white. Buy a cheap copy of Thirteen Moons book by Charles Frazier.

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Thirteen Moons Charles Frazier, Random House pp. ISBN Summary This magnificent novel by one of America’s finest writers is the epic of one man’s remarkable journey, set in nineteenth-century America against the background of a vanishing people and a rich way of life. Handpicked recommendations to other books that have a similar writing style or theme to Thirteen Moons.

Charles Frazier’s problematic new novel, “Thirteen Moons,” has several things in common with his award-winning novel, “Cold Mountain”: an ardent reverence for nature; an elegiac. Sacred water, huckleberry juice, wolf teats—Thirteen Moons, you may have guessed, is a catalog of faux naive of the book is written in a “ye olde” diction: People go “a.

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I wanted to purchase the book because Cold Mountain was a wonderful book and hoped that Thirteen Moons would be too/5(12). Buy Thirteen Moons by Frazier, Charles (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5().From a velvety moonlit wetland scene in Big Moon to the glory of a deciduous forest in the Moon of Falling Leaves, Locker once again proves himself a gifted landscape artist.

In illustrating this Native American lunar calendar, he makes forays beyond the Hudson River valley to the lands of the Lakota and Northern Cheyenne, Cherokee and Huron, Abenaki, Cree, and more, catching the seasons in.Thirteen Moons, Charles Frazier's powerful, lyrical second novel (after the National Book Award-winning Cold Mountain), is an extended dramatic monologue in which Will remembers the saga of his life.

As we immerse ourselves in Frazier's mellifluous prose, we meet among dozens of fascinating characters the man known as Bear, Will's adoptive.