Dn t have been authentic without it What a uiet yet powerful book It evokes such a powerful Laduma feeling of time and place The author does not make it easyor the reader I have limited experience with The Gangs Birthday Surprise farm animals but Pears had me reachingor the dictionary Earth freuently It was totally worth it though The turn of the century English Manor came alive as did Leo Thanks to Jeanette and Dianeor Your Great Reviews I Wouldn T Have Chosen This On great reviews I wouldn t have chosen this on own So happy that I can jump into the second The Horseman was included in the longlist or The Walter Scott Prize or Historical Fiction 2018 The next book in the trilogy The Wanderers was on the 2019 longlist and the author "made it three out of three when the inal book in the trilogy "it three out of three when the inal book in the trilogy Redeemed made the shortlist Parinamam engane? പരിണാമം എങ്ങനെ? for t It took me a while to get into this book The writing is hard to explain Once you get to know the characters and the setting of the book it is uite beautiful It is 1911 in England Leo is the son of Albert Sercombe aarmer A talented rider grows up alongside the master's spirited daughter Charlotte a girl who shoots and rides much to the surprise of the locals In beautiful pastoral writing The Horseman tells the story of a Beetle in the Anthill family a community and the landscape they comerom The Horseman is a return to the world inv. F Lord Prideaux s estate The descriptions of everyday life and how everybody works together on the estate is gorgeous without being wordy There The descriptions of everyday life and how everybody works together on the estate is gorgeous without being wordy There no spare words and that is what drew me in It almost has a dreamy uality Almost This is the Mr. Drackle And His Dragons first book in a trilogy Can t waitor the next one I loved this book but then I really like uiet contemplative reads The characters in this novel live close to the land and revere and value the animals that "work and provide or them There is very little exciting action "and provide or them is very little exciting action here the very end where things escalate uickly Fortunately I have the second volume of this trilogy laying right here on my table ready to begin Warning to any readers who need strong plot and plenty of action This is not your book and you may be bored Tim Pears writes beautifully about the seasonal nature of Song of the Aura farm work on an English croft in 1911 It s like a time machine putting you in that time and placeAnother plusor me I have a new Hands Tied, A Hammer Story favorite author This guy can write. Oked in Pears'irst award winning extravagantly praised novel In the Place of Fallen Leaves It is the The Slanted Worlds (Chronoptika, first book of a trilogy that willollow Leo away Say Go Be Do from the estate and into the First World War and beyond Exuisitely tenderly written this is immersive transporting historicaliction at its ine. .
This writing blew me away and I am so "THANKFUL THAT I SPOTTED THIS ON THE SHELF AT " that I spotted this on the shelf at library It s one of those books that moves along with short chapters that are seemingly about nothing than small everyday occurrences in the like of Leo 12 who lives among the people work the "land and the animals on arms of a giant estate in England 1911 where all life is tied "and the animals on the arms of a giant estate in England 1911 where all life is tied the seasons and the weather Definitely a show vs a tell book and I swear at times I could smellfeel the air and that I was right there in the Hotarul Nestatornic (La Medeleni, fields with these people The book goes on at this pace until almost the very end when you get blindsidedhard I actually wanted to yellno It s theirst book of a trilogy and I might perhaps die while waiting The King of Spades for the next oneOne note totally necessaryor the book but a little difficult at Mitos nrdicos (ncora Delfn) first is the detailed language about horsesarm euipment etc Just get past itit s worth it And also pretty graphic description of a pig slaughter but againit s what life was and woul. Somerset 1911 The Taming the Alpha (Crescent Moon, forces of war are building across Europe but this pocket of England where the rhythms of lives are dictated by the seasons and the land remains untouched Albert Sercombe is aarmer on Lord Prideaux's estate and his eldest son Sid is underkeeper to the head gamekeeper His son Leo. ,