Home Susan Cooper The Dark Is Rising. The farmer looked at him in the same intent, unnerving way, until Will felt the hair rise on the back of his neck; then he gave a twisted half-smile, with no amusement in it but a kind of anxiety.
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The Dark is Rising Sequence. Series: A Puffin Book. The second novel in Susan Cooper's highly acclaimed Dark is Rising sequence. This night will be bad and tomorrow will be beyond imagining. It's Midwinter's Eve, the day before Will's eleventh birthday. But there is an atmosphere of fear in the familiar countryside around him. This will be a birthday like no other. Published: 14/11/2019. Dimensions: 198mm x 23mm x 129mm.
The Dark Is Rising is a series of five contemporary fantasy novels for older children and young adults that was written by the British author Susan Cooper and published 1965 to 1977. The Dark Is Rising, the second novel in the series, was published in 1973.
This is an adaption of the second book in the series collectively entitled "The Dark is Rising"
This is an adaption of the second book in the series collectively entitled "The Dark is Rising". Dramatised by David Calcutt. Will - James Walmsley. Merriman - Ronald Pickup. With Struan Rodger, Geoffrey Banks, Carolyn Backhouse, Leo Conville, Hilary Attenborough, Susannah Tresilian, Richard Derrington, Susan Jeffrey, Mary Wimbush, Kathryn Hunt, Gerry Hinks and Tina Gray. Music by Martin Allcock. I'm not always a fan of people messing with Arthurian literature, but Susan Cooper has done an excellent job of keeping the sense of mystery and adventure with the unpredictability of the original texts. Thank you for sharing it with us. I'd love to hear the entire set some time.
The five books in ‘The Dark is Rising Sequence’ are among my most treasured books from my childhood. I have read them so many times they are battered and creased and faded. I read them again this Christmas as part of an international reading challenge initiated on Twitter by British authors Robert Macfarlane and Mary Bird.
Susan Cooper is one of our foremost children’s authors; her classic five-book fantasy sequence The Dark Is Rising has sold millions of copies worldwide. Her many books have won the Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor, and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Award, and been shortlisted five times for the Carnegie Medal. She combines fantasy with history in Victory (a Washington Post Top Ten for Children novel), King of Shadows and Ghost Hawk, and her magical The Boggart and the Monster, second in a trilogy, won the Scottish Arts Council’s Children’s Book Award.
Absolutely loved these books. I never read these, but the cover of The Dark Is Rising alone freaked me out as a child. Lord help my kids with the weird-looking stuff I have on my shelves
Absolutely loved these books. Power from the Greenwich lost beneath the sea, All shall find the light at last, Silver on the Tree. 0 ответов 0 ретвитов 4 отметки Нравится. Lord help my kids with the weird-looking stuff I have on my shelves. 0 ответов 0 ретвитов 0 отметок Нравится.
Susan Cooper's haunting coming-of-age adventure is built around a very alarming variety of white Christmas. It feels particularly fitting to bring up what is easily my favourite seasonal story at a time when the country is shivering in the grip of the most bitter pre-Christmas weather we've seen in years. The Dark Is Rising – the second book in Susan Cooper's superbly menacing Arthurian quintet, in which the forces of the Dark and the Light are pitched against each other in a battle for humanity's soul – is steeped in, driven by cold
Susan Cooper is the author of the classic five-book sequence The Dark is Rising, which won a Newbery Medal, a. .Her writing includes books for children and adults, a Broadway play, films, and Emmy-nominated screenplays.
Susan Cooper is the author of the classic five-book sequence The Dark is Rising, which won a Newbery Medal, a Newbery Honor Award, and two Carnegie Honor Awards. Born in England, she was a reporter and feature writer for the London Sunday Times before coming to live in the United States. Her most recent books for children are King of Shadows and Victory, and for adults a portrait of Revels founder Jack Langstaff called The Magic Maker.