Legends of Muirwood
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  • 1
    The Wretched of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 1 | Jeff Wheeler

    The Wretched of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 1

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Jeff Wheeler
    • Narrated By Kate Rudd
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    The Wretched of Muirwood, the opening novel in the Muirwood Trilogy, is the tale of the orphan Lia - who is part of a pariah caste known only as the "wretched", a people unloved, unwanted, and destined to a life of servitude. Forbidden to read or write, and forced to slave away in the Abbey kitchen, Lia is all but resigned to her fate. But when an injured squire named Colvin is abandoned at the Abbey kitchen, opportunity arises, and Lia conspires to hide Colvin and change her life forever.…

    Well written and well read

    Really enjoyed this story, it's a very traditional hero-narrative but no less enjoyable for all that. Beautifully narrated with great feeling.

    Reviewed on 30 June 2015 by Joseph ()
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    The Blight of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 2 | Jeff Wheeler

    The Blight of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Jeff Wheeler
    • Narrated By Kate Rudd
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Rising from her humble beginnings as a lost orphan, Lia is summoned to be Muirwood Abbey’s protector and special guardian for Ellowyn Demont, the lost heir of the fallen kingdom of Pry-Ree. After the death of the ruthless king at the battle of Winterrowd, the great Aldermaston and Abbey leader calls on Lia to use her mystical talents to save Muirwood from two new threats - a vengeful queen accusing the Abbey of her husband’s death and a deadly plague threatening to destroy the land.

    Great pace, a worthy sequel

    Really enjoyed this installment, suspenseful but still keeps the story moving. The main characters relationships are but frustrating at first but that..Show More »

    Reviewed on 02 July 2015 by Joseph ()
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    The Scourge of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 3 | Jeff Wheeler

    The Scourge of Muirwood: Legends of Muirwood, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 49 mins)
    • By Jeff Wheeler
    • Narrated By Kate Rudd
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    A devastating plague continues to rage through the land of Muirwood, and all hope is laid at the feet of the young woman Lia. Called as a magical protector, Lia volunteers to embark on one last quest to rescue the knight-maston Colvin - her great love - and his pupil, the alleged heir to the fallen kingdom of Pry-Ree. Undaunted by injuries, Lia sets off across land and sea warning the kingdom of the great plague that is upon them. The arduous journey leads her to the doors of Dochte Abbey, where her friends are supposedly held. However, a fallen enemy lies in wait for Lia, as well as an unbearable new truth.

    Fantastic conclusion

    A really amazing and satisfying closure of a great trilogy. Ties off a lot of hanging threads but left me very keen for the next series.

    Reviewed on 05 July 2015 by Joseph ()