Igraine the Brave has ratings and reviews. Dayna said: I loved it! It was very readable (or, er, listenable), and I enjoyed the fact that the h. Igraine woke up because something was crawling over her face. Something with a lot of legs. She opened her eyes and there it was, sitting right on the end of. Igraine’s parents are magicians who own the coveted Singing Books of Magic. Brother Albert has joined the family business, but Igraine finds.

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I’m just saying that the theme and the plot don’t match at all.

Continue reading Show less. Many criticise Wikipedia and I’m forced to agree with them after reading the themes.

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Dec 20, The Library Lady rated it really liked it Shelves: Why are you reviewing a kids book? The Wizard of Oz.

Now, let’s talk about Igraine a little: But Igraine has development right? Add your rating See all 10 kid reviews. Knights get killed during battle. Igraine Ohnefurcht the things I liked the most were the Singing Booksthe enchantments of the small castle and Sisyphus who’s Igraine’s tomcat. Families can talk about an apparently unintentional ethical double standard in the story: Igraine must employ her skill I wanted this to be a fun story with a strong female protagonist that I would love.

User Reviews Parents say Kids say. Let Sleeping Dragons Lie. My favourite book of her’s so far is Dragon Rider and I want to re-read it, so I can read the 2nd in that series. Igraine dreams of being a famous knight like her great-grandfather, but castle life is boring. Which is not to say that young girls interested in becoming sword-wielding defenders of righteousness should not totally devour this book; they should, and they should also practice fencing and being chivalrous and generally figuring out how not to be a quiet, demure I really enjoyed Cornelia Funke’s other books, so I was looking forward to sitting down with this one.


Aided by a Gentle Giant and a Sorrowful Knight, Igraine must be brave, and save the day — and the b Igraine dreams of being a famous knight like her great-grandfather, but castle life is boring. Igraine wants to be a knight of course being a girl, she’ll have to push against some social norms 2.

Girls who want a stronger dose of adventure and who wouldn’t mind seeing their heroines really scrap it up a bit should probably turn elsewhere. She only pretends to be strong and the author is just messing with your kids. Her older brother Albert is following in the family line, but Igraine plans to be a knight one day, even though she feels there is not much adventure to be had at home these days.

Kid, 9 years old February 22, Igraine the Brave is really adventurous and has really interesting characters! I feel like the story could be engaging as a book for lower elementary due to how simple it is. There aren’t any reviews yet. Summary of my review: Today of all days I have to be wearing skirts!

Get it now on Searching for streaming and purchasing options I absolutely hate using curse words in my review but whenever I come across a story like this you can’t blame me The plot The nephew of the baroness-next-door plans to capture the castle for their singing spell books.

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If so, what’s the difference? Are you implying that children are idiots? But today, like most days, life at the family castle remains. She’s being saved by all the dumbasses around her. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Her parents turn themselves into pigs and the castle gets attacked who can save them?

As a kid, I thought the book was magical, but technically being an adult now, I can say that it’s starting to lose its appeal. She igrwine done nothing to follow her fucking dreams. English is just not my first language. Sep 25, Minutes Middle Grade Buy.

Igraine the Brave

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Forgive any errors in my review. Another Funke book, I read it for author advisory and sped through it. Based on 1 review. I’m not trying to be sexist here. Refresh and try again. Jan 09, Jennica rated it it was amazing Shelves: At the same moment, Igraine’s parents inadvertently turn themselves into swine, and their daughter happily volunteers for a quest to retrieve the red-headed giant’s hairs they need to become human again.

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Or I’ll make her past sad” Ok, I don’t think phobia is a mental illness.