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The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest Series: A Medieval Fairy Tale

By Melanie Dickerson
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.11 Stars

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On 10/25 Viola wrote: I was charmed by this fairy-tale like novel set in medieval Germany with it's story of good versus evil and it's strong Christian basis. The atmosphere is exactly right and the love story is believable and sweet. Sometimes the language was too modern, however. I think that the term 'reaching out' was ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest. A Medieval Fairy Tale by Melanie Dickerson

Viola's Rating:

4 Stars

On 10/7 ethereal-dancer wrote: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson is basically a retelling of "The Swan Princess," although I did find remnants of "Beauty and the Beast," but that could just be my opinion. This story is about a young woman who lives with her wealthy uncle. He has not forced her into any marriages ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson

ethereal-dancer's Rating:

5 Stars

On 8/23 Melanie wrote: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest is the sixth book of Melanie Dickerson's I've read. It was an entertaining read, although I still think that The Healer's Apprentice is my favorite so far. I liked the Robin Hood and Swan Lake elements. I also think that the characters were nice and there were several ... It was an entertaining read

Melanie's Rating:

3 Stars

On 8/4 Loveday wrote: In a twist of the fusion of Robin Hood and the Swan Lake, Melanie Dickerson scores a fresh goal in this enjoyable fairy tale featuring the Beauty, the thief (poacher) and the Rich. In The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest, Melanie Dickerson’s description of Characters and places are second to none. Her ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson

Loveday's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/31 a walk through the pages wrote: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest is the latest novel in Melanie Dickerson's series A Medieval Fairy Tale. On the opening pages, you meet Odette Menkels as she is quietly moving through the Thornbeck forest. She is attempting to poach deer in the Margrave's game park in order to share the meat with ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

a walk through the pages' Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/28 K.L.B wrote: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson is a ‘Medieval Fairy Tale” taking the themes of Robin Hood and the Swan Princess and weaving a story of intrigue, romance, deception, and redemption. Odette is a young woman bound and determined to help the poor orphans of Thornbeck, sneaking ... The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest - A Review

K.L.B's Rating:

2 Stars

On 7/1 legalreader wrote: Odette Menkels has a secret. Despite being a daughter of a somewhat wealthy merchant, she spends her nights in the forest poaching deer meat. The meat goes towards feeding the poor children of the village whom Odette teaches to read and write. The beautiful blonde Robin Hood believes that she’s doing ... Book Review: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest

legalreader's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/26 MeezCarrie wrote: Imagine this – Robin Hood meets Swan Lake meets Melanie Dickerson. If the thought that popped into your brain was “perfection”, then you already have a great picture of The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest! Nobody but nobody retells a fairy tale like Melanie Dickerson, and this latest release may ... Review: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson

MeezCarrie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/23 Susan Braun wrote: My teen related to me that The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest, written by Melanie Dickerson, is a historical romance fiction novel. The main character, Odette, hunts in the margrave’s forests to help local families survive. Several aspects of this story bring to mind Swan Lake (main character’s name, ... My Teen Loved It

Susan's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/20 Heather @ Beyond the Aisle wrote: With Once Upon a Time on summer hiatus, I needed something to fill my longing for castles, balls, and horseback rides through forests, and The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest was the perfect fit. I was intrigued when I saw the gorgous cover art and the description of the book as "Swan Lake meets Robin Hood," ... Book Review: The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson

Heather @ Beyond the Aisle's Rating:

3 Stars