open
Upgrade to a better browser, please.

Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Books

Gossamer Axe
Purchase this book from Amazon.com Purchase this book from Amazon.co.uk

Book added by: spoltz
Last updated by: Engelbrecht

Gossamer Axe

Synopsis | Excerpt | Reviews | Images

Author: Gael Baudino
Publisher: Roc, 1990
Series:

This book does not appear to be part of a series. If this is incorrect, and you know the name of the series to which it belongs, please let us know.

Submit Series Details

Book Type: Novel
Genre: Fantasy
Sub-Genre Tags: High Fantasy
Urban Fantasy
If you liked Gossamer Axe you might like these books.
Awards:  
Lists:
Links:
Avg Member Rating:
(1 reads / 1 ratings)

spoltz
5



Synopsis

In ancient Ireland, Chairiste NĂ­ Cummen, a harper, was trained in the secrets of music and magic, but her curiosity and pride trapped her and her lover in the realm of the fairy folk, the Sidh. Chairiste alone managed to escape, and now, living in the modern world as Christa Cruitaire, a quiet harp teacher, she is all but resigned to her inability to win her beloved's freedom... until she discovers that the volume and violence of the electric guitar and heavy metal might prove brutal enough to forcibly breach the barriers between the human and fairy worlds.

With the aid of her bandmates-who must themselves overcome inner demons of abuse, addiction, and prejudice-Christa is determined to use her newfound musical power to rescue the woman she loves.

Audacious and heartfelt, Gossamer Axe is an entirely original hero's journey, an ode to the power of music and the human spirit alike, charged with rapier-sharp social commentary.


Excerpt

No excerpt currently exists for this novel. Be the first to submit one!

Submit an Excerpt


Reviews

Gossamer Axe

- spoltz
  (3/20/2017)

Images

No alternate cover images currently exist for this novel. Be the first to submit one!