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The Hazel Wood

Melissa Albert

The Hazel Wood

by Melissa Albert

  • 77 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Mothers and daughters,
  • Fairy tales,
  • Magic,
  • Fantasy

  • About the Edition

    When the scary, magical world in her grandmother"s book of dark feminist fairy tales becomes real, seventeen-year-old Alice, partnered with Ellery, an obsessed fan of the fairy tales, must enter the world to rescue Alice"s kidnapped mother.

    Edition Notes

    StatementMelissa Albert
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.1.A4295 Haz 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359 pages
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26943167M
    ISBN 109781250147905
    LC Control Number2017041749

    The Hazel Wood provides a brief but enthralling look into the world of twisted fairytales. The author creates effective suspense in the beginning but the short length of the book is its biggest downfall. The latter half is too fast-paced and fails to explain the lore behind the happenings of this fantasy world. The Hazel Wood | Welcome to the Hazel Wood--the fiercely stunning contemporary fantasy everyone is raving about: Four starred reviews "Thoroughly, creepily captivating." --Kristin Cashore, author of Graceling and Jane, Unlimited"Will be your next obsession." --Stephanie Garber, author of Caraval"Destined to be a classic." --Kami Garcia, author of The Lovely Reckless "Breathtaking.".

      Welcome to Melissa Albert's The Hazel Wood—the fiercely stunning New York Times bestseller everyone is raving about! Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels.4/5(). Welcome to Melissa Albert's The Hazel Wood—the fiercely stunning New York Times bestseller everyone is raving about!Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her.

    Penguin presents the audiobook edition of The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert, read by Rebecca Soler. Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice's life on the road, always a step ahead of the strange bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive autho. But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: Her mother is stolen away--by a figure who claims to come from the Hinterland, the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set.4/5(27).


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The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert Download PDF EPUB FB2

About: The Hazel Wood is a young adult fantasy written by Melissa Albert. It will be The Hazel Wood book on 1/30/ by Flatiron Books, an imprint of Macmillan Publisher, pages.

The genres are young adult, fantasy, and fiction/5. The Hazel Wood has gotten The Hazel Wood book lot of prepublication hype, and I always wonder if I'm actually going to like hyped books or if the the buildup is too much for the book to live up to. In this case, you can trust the hype, because The Hazel Wood is really good.

Alice is a /5(). “Melissa Albert’s The Hazel Wood is an elegant dark fairy tale, full of the power of story. It’s creepy and gorgeous, and I loved every word.” —Kat Howard, author of An Unkindness of Magicians “Elegant, ethereal, and beautifully brutal, The Hazel Wood is a fairy tale worth falling for.

This is a dream of a book I cannot recommend /5(77). The only clue is a torn page from her grandmother's book, and a dire message from her mother: Stay away from the Hazel Wood. Book Reviews. The Hazel Wood Deliciously dark and mesmerizing, the Hazel Wood is just the beginning of the worlds beyond, “a place where stories and real life convene, where magic contains truth, and the world as it appears false, and where just about anything can happen, particularly in the pages of a good book” (The New York Times).Series Works: The Hazel Wood, The Night Country.

Parents need to know that The Hazel Wood is a contemporary fantasy novel steeped in the traditions of European folklore. The book chronicles Alice Proserpine's quest to find her grandmother and rescue her mother in the magical world known as the Hinterland.5/5.

The Hazel Wood is pure imagination candy.” —Stephanie Garber, author of Caraval “Dark, spellbinding, and magical. One of the most original books I've read in years—The Hazel Wood is destined to be a classic.” —Kami Garcia, author of Beautiful CreaturesAuthor: Melissa Albert.

Find books like The Hazel Wood (The Hazel Wood, #1) from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked The Hazel Wood (The Hazel. The following version of this book was used to create this study guide: Albert, Melissa.

The Hazel Wood. Flatiron Books, Hardcover. The novel begins with an excerpt from Vanity Fair explaining the mystery behind the author of a book called Tales from the Hinterlands named Althea Proserpine. Complete summary of Melissa Albert's The Hazel Wood. eNotes plot summaries cover all the significant action of The Hazel Wood.

But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: her mother is stolen away―by a figure who claims to come from the Hinterland, the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set.

Chapter 2 – The Hazel Wood #1 Until Althea Proserpine (born Anna Parks) died all alone on the grand estate she’d named the Hazel Wood, my mother and I had spent our lives as bad luck guests. We moved at least twice a year and sometimes more, but the bad luck always found us. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: Her mother is stolen away - by a figure who claims to come from the Hinterland, the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set.

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert has been reviewed by Focus on the Family’s marriage and parenting magazine. Plot Summary. Alice Crewe is an independent, short-tempered year-old who is devoted to her mother. After years of running from bizarre bad luck — their apartment flooded on a rainless night; a mountain lion entered another home.

After writing the book, she retired to her estate of Hazel Wood and disappeared from public life. The entrance to the Hinterland world in another dimension lies in Hazel Wood.

The Hazel Wood has gotten a lot of prepublication hype, and I always wonder if I'm actually going to like hyped books or if the the buildup is too much for the book to live up to.

In this case, you can trust the hype, because The Hazel Wood is really good/5(). The Hazel Wood is unlike any other book I’ve ever read, which of course means that it left me desperately craving more books just like it. I’m not sure there are any books just like it, but I’ve compiled this list of books that fulfill at least some aspect of that brief.

Books Melissa Albert Cites as Inspirations The Complete Fairy Tales by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm. Fairy tales aren't just for kids, and this dark, tough, and sometimes disturbing urban fantasy addresses the truths they sometimes hide.

Author Melissa Albert structures The Night Country more like a whodunit than The Hazel Wood, and the central mystery is loaded with suspense and chapters recounted from Ellery Finch's perspective are more sedate, but they build to 4/5. The Hazel Wood is pure imagination candy." --Stephanie Garber, author of Caraval "Dark, spellbinding, and magical.

One of the most original books I've read in years--The Hazel Wood is destined to be a classic."/5(K). The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert Series: The Hazel Wood #1 Published by Flatiron Books on January 30th Genres: Fantasy, Young Adult Fiction Pages: Source: Netgalley Amazon Goodreads.

FTC Disclosure: I received a complimentary copy of this book from Netgalley. All opinions are my own. MY REVIEW: Melissa Albert’s The Hazel Wood is not your average story /5. The Hazel Wood is in development.

Opening in modern day, teenage Alice lives a life on the road with her mother, incessantly pursued by bad luck. from having any contact with her grandmother — even banning Alice from reading her grandmother's mysterious classic book of pitch black fairy tales, "Tales from the Hinterland." But when Alice's.

But when Alice's grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: Her mother is stolen away–by a figure who claims to come from the Hinterland, the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set.

The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert, $14, Amazon. Perfect for fans of the film Pan's Labyrinth, Lev Grossman's Magicians trilogy, and Kelly Link's short stories, The Hazel Wood .