Last edited by Voodoogul
Thursday, July 23, 2020 | History

5 edition of Selkie found in the catalog.

Selkie

Kenneth Lillington

Selkie

by Kenneth Lillington

  • 54 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Faber and Faber in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cornwall (England : County)
    • Subjects:
    • Supernatural -- Fiction.,
    • Seals (Animals) -- Fiction.,
    • Cornwall (England : County) -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      After her father loses his job, Cathy and her family move to a dilapidated Cornish cottage and find themselves ostracized by hostile neighbors whose unfriendliness seems to be somehow connected with a mysterious girl who swims with the seals near the cottage.

      Edition Notes

      StatementKenneth Lillington.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.L633 Se 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination145 p. ;
      Number of Pages145
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3021281M
      ISBN 100571134211
      LC Control Number85001448
      OCLC/WorldCa11650599

      In his book on the seal people, Gaelic historian John MacAulay puts forward an interesting theory, that the Selkie stories are actually a very old form of oral history. He suggests that for thousands of years, Eskimo type kayakers in sealskin canoes have been travelling down to Scotland from remote Arctic Norway.   Reader Note: Selkie's Freedom is a F/F paranormal romance novel of just o words that features sapphic love (the steamy and sweet kind), adult language and some violence. Two women willing to face danger together in the name of love await you!Author: Cailee Francis.

      Join the enchanted, ocean world of the SELKIE, the SEAL FAERIE who removes her sealskin to dance naked upon the shore. Perform the seaside wishing spell - believe that your wishes can come true! This page would be a wonderful addition to your Book of Shadows, scrapbook project, Grimoire or Journal. "The Great Silkie of Sule Skerry" or "The Grey Selkie of Sule Skerry" is a traditional folk song from Shetland and Orkney. A woman has her child taken away by its father, the great selkie of Sule Skerry which can transform from a seal into a human. The woman is fated to marry a gunner who will harpoon the selkie and their : Folk song.

      Her book smells of the salt sea and moves with the sway of the water. Her character Miskaella has the power to draw the selkie out from the seal. She sits on the beaches knitting with seaweed and when we find out why it is such a blow for this book is full with dark secrets and beauty.   Sex With a Selkie by P. Mattern—Book 1. The Lion Witch by Amanda Kimberley—Book 2. Marked By The Devil by C.D. Gorri—Book 3. Pride's Legacy by Amanda Kimberley—Book 4. Sex With a Selkie 2 by P. Mattern—Book 5. Mated to the Dragon King by C.D. Gorri—Book 6. Absolute Pride by Amanda Kimberley—Book 7Brand: Amanda Kimberley.


Share this book
You might also like
Soil survey of Johnson and Laurens counties, Georgia

Soil survey of Johnson and Laurens counties, Georgia

The Case of Jennie Brice

The Case of Jennie Brice

Nomination of William A. Wilson

Nomination of William A. Wilson

For a human advance.

For a human advance.

DIS 2006

DIS 2006

2003 Cp Teach Textbook

2003 Cp Teach Textbook

study of attitude stability of a symmetrical satellite in a circular orbit

study of attitude stability of a symmetrical satellite in a circular orbit

Arnold Lobels book of mother goose.

Arnold Lobels book of mother goose.

Photosensitization in diseases of domestic animals

Photosensitization in diseases of domestic animals

Occupation and career education legislation

Occupation and career education legislation

Secondary and tertiary recovery of oil

Secondary and tertiary recovery of oil

Animal ecology.

Animal ecology.

Field surveying and topographic mapping in Alaska

Field surveying and topographic mapping in Alaska

Getting started as an electrician

Getting started as an electrician

Selkie by Kenneth Lillington Download PDF EPUB FB2

Books based on 44 votes: The Folk Keeper by Franny Billingsley, The Selkie Pact by Judith Fullerton, Tides by Betsy Cornwell, The Brides of Rollrock.

Books shelved as selkies: The Brides of Rollrock Island by Margo Lanagan, The Folk Keeper by Franny Billingsley, Tides by Betsy Cornwell, Seven Tears Int.

This is a fabulous read with a male selkie story. It's a sweet story about learning to trust and love again with an appropriate amount of steamy tension thrown in.

And just when you feel that the story is about to wrap up you look down and notice that you still have more than half a book to go/5(9). The Selkie Spell (Seal Island Trilogy Book 1).

To date, the Selkie Moon Series consists of one prequel, Laying Ghosts, and four novels starting with The First Lie. The books follow Selkie’s mysterious and mystical journey of self-discovery around the world. Selkie book recruiting my fans to help me write a second prequel, exploring events that happen between Laying Ghosts and The First Lie.

The Selkie Press was founded in by writer & artist Tanya Shadrickto fulfil a promise made to another woman met only once. Wild Woman Swimming: A Journal of West Country Waterswas published two years after the death of its author, the visionary wild swimmer Lynne Roper.

Amorous, affectionate and affable, Selkies are the hidden gems of sea mythology. Gentle souls who prefer dancing in the moonlight over luring sailors to their death, Selkies are often overlooked by mythological enthusiasts for the more enthralling forms of mermaids or : Riley Winters.

Ready to book your trip. Jump to our booking form. Booking enquiries can be made by email using the form below, telephone or in person. We will respond by email to an enquiry and include a copy of our Terms and Conditions at this time. These form the basis of the contract between you, the client, and Selkie Explorers should you wish to proceed.

A selkie is at once both seal and human, and if taken too far from the shoreline, they will pine away and their faerie portion will die. Unlike pooka, or even other shape changers like werewolves, selkies are skin-changers. When one takes human shape, they physically put aside their : Selkies. Selkie Girl is a story set in Shapinsay Island which is one of the Orkney Islands off the north coast of mainland Scotland.

This story is inspired by Selkie legends where a Selkie is a creature that is half human and half Seal. Elin Jean has always felt like an outcast in her village/5. The Book of Selkie A Paper Doll Book Artist: Briana Corr Scott Publisher: Nimbus Publishing.

Oh to be a Selkie, And live between two worlds Half your days spent as a seal, And the other half, a girl Stories about the selkie have been told for hundreds of years by those who live near the North Atlantic and North Sea.

This is short sweet picture book with the beautiful blues and greens of the sea in its charming illustrations. It tells the tale of a boy who makes friends with a young selkie, (a shape-shifter who can transform from a seal to a girl by taking her sealskin off.)/5(9).

The Selkie 18 hrs Meghan Purvis' translation of Beowulf was published in and won the Times Stephen Spender Prize for literary translation. Her poetry has appeared, among Followers: The illustrious author and artist have created a haunting version of the Scottish folktale about the selkie.

Newbery Medalist Cooper tells the story of a man who falls in love with a woman; she becomes a seal as she swims away.

A year later, he steals her sealskin so she cannot leave and makes her his by: 2. Selkie. likes. Fanciful, Nostalgic, Extra Romantic Female owned Vegan Size Created by Kimberley Gordon, WILDFOX founder5/5.

Format: Kindle Edition The first book in the Selkies Heart series is entertaining and very sensual. With characters that have engaging personalities and a plot filled with a wide range of diverse situations, there is never a dull moment as the story progresses/5(34).

ELIN JEAN HAS always known she was different from the others on their remote island home. She is a gentle soul, and can&#;t stand the annual tradition of killing seal babies to thin the population.

Even Tam McCodron, the gypsy boy to whom she is strangely drawn, seems to belong more than she /5(3). Kenneth C. Flint wrote a novel called Cromm about modern human sacrifice in Cavan, published by Doubleday in In Laurell K.

Hamilton 's Merry Gentry series, the character of Rhys is revealed to have once been Crom Cruach. In the light novel High School DxD, Crom Cruach is featured as an antagonist-protagonist. Kithbook Selkie is an amazing work focusing on a long overlooked changeling breed. The quality of this book is on par with the original series of kithbooks.

The book gives an deep history of the selkies from their origins as werecreatures to them5/5(3). Gillian McClure has gone to the islands off the Northern coast of Scotland for her inspiration, and in this powerful tale of the friendship between a boy and a Selkie, has found a magical subject for her considerable talents.

This is a book to treasure and revisit. Carousel. Selkie (Book): Birch, Josephine: Selkie is a wordless picture book that tells the tale of a tender friendship between two unlikely beings.

When a young fisherman falls into the sea, he is rescued by a playful seal. One transformation later, a new friendship is formed. This wordless story will evoke readers' imaginations and allow them to complete the narrative themselves.

The eighth book in Mercedes Lackey’s Elemental Masters Series takes us into the world of the selkies!

Mari Prothero lives with her father in a .Here’s the full list of Selkie Explorers’ scheduled holiday voyages for the year. Welcome to our schedule for I have finalized our dates however I am still working on the link pages so please use our contact page if you would like more information.

Our trips usually depart from Mallaig and finish either back at Mallaig, the Isle of Eigg, or Lochboisale, South Uist, where .