Diana L. Paxson expands
Marion Zimmer Bradley’s beloved and bestselling Avalon series in a dramatic new
Zimmer Bradley’s Ravens of Avalon,
the prequel to The Forest
House, tells the story of the Roman
conquest of Britain and the origin of the Forest House that preceded the return
Marion Zimmer Bradley’s
Ravens of Avalon follows
the journey of Boudica, a Celtic princess, and Lhiannon, a priestess who is
Boudica’s mentor on the Druid isle. When the Romans conquer Britain, Lhiannon
fights them while Boudica marries a king who has surrendered. Theirs is a great
love story, but when he dies, the Romans brutalize her and her daughters.
Enraged, Boudica raises the British tribes and nearly succeeds in driving the
Romans from Britain, claiming a place in history. Lhiannon survives and becomes
the guardian of the Druid traditions in the new Roman Britannia as high
priestess of the Forest House.
Epic in its sweep and peopled
by the remarkable women who have always inhabited Avalon, Marion Zimmer Bradley’s Ravens of Avalon expands the legendary saga that has enchanted millions
of readers over the years and is sure to please Bradley’s loyal readership as
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