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By Leslie Brooks

WINNER OF THE 2016 NAUTILUS SILVER e-book AWARD.

In this tale, a tender hamlet woman Alannah unearths the "true" within herself, and the braveness and compassion to deliver gentle and desire to a land that has misplaced its way. 

"The previous one rocks herself through the fireside lightly, in order to not wake the kid in her lap. A circle of kids sits at her toes, fidgeting and stressed as the tale has now not but all started, yet realizing that, from this outdated one, it is going to be "true." there's a far off glance in her eyes as she attracts the story from her reminiscence, after which, her face wreathed in a grin, she seems into the eyes of every baby, one after the other, and starts to weave the tale into their souls. 

''In a spot known as 'Far Away,' and a time referred to as 'Long Ago,' there as soon as lived a woodcutter and his spouse, in an easy hut like this one, in a hamlet within the woods. They have been chuffed yet for the truth that they'd no baby. within reach, round a undeniable and midway up a mountain, towered a amazing fortress the place lived the king and queen of the land. They too longed for a child. 

And lengthy ahead of that 'Long Ago,' and much past that 'Far Away,' in a spot of private magic soaring past the mists and veils of time itself, there has been speak of switch. And so the tale begins.'"

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