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The Long Woman Two Brothers Compete For The Same Woman, But Only One Is Alive Maud Kerne Is Faced With The Ultimate Choice Yet She Herself Is The Key That Will Unlock The Greatest Of Mysteries Is There Life After Death Is There Love An Antiquarian S Widow Discovers Her Husband S Lost Journals And Sets Out On A Journey Of Remembrance Across 1920s England And France, Retracing His Steps In Search Of Healing And Independance Along Alignments Of Place And Memory She Meets Mystic Dione Fortune, Leyline Pioneer Alfred Watkins And Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Obsessed With The Cottingley Fairies The Long Woman Is An Exploration Of The Sacred Landscapes Of The Past And The Secret Landscapes Of The Soul.


10 thoughts on “The Long Woman

  1. says:

    I received this through Goodreads Giveaways.I found this book very mystical and I loved it.On the front cover the Bath Chronicle quotes this as A love letter to the English landscape and I could not put it better myself The book tells the story of the spiritual past of the landscape as seen through Maud ,who was widowed during the First World War and her Husband Isambard I particularly liked the quotes from poetry which were at the start of every chapter.Reading this made meaware of ou I received this through Goodreads Giveaways.I found this book very mystical and I loved it.On the front cover the Bath Chronicle quotes this as A love letter to the English landscape and I could not put it better myself The book tells the story of the spiritual past of the landscape as seen through Maud ,who was widowed during the First World War and her Husband Isambard I particularly liked the quotes from poetry which were at the start of every chapter.Reading this ...


  2. says:

    This eloquent and evocative novel celebrates the English landscape and the spirit of place is tangible on almost every page Its premise is intriguing a journey taken by an antiquarian s widow in the 1920 s across England and France retracing his steps in search of healing and independence The land itself is integral in the narrative, places and ancient memories recaptured by the author s own love of language as well as the landsca...


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    I received this book for free via Goodreads First Reads.This was over two years ago and I apologise to the author for the delay in my review.This book had do many elements that it isn t one that can be pigeonholed into a genre There is a supernatural element, a love affair with the landscape of England, an unexpected romance, other forms of love as well as the aftermath of World War One.There is some very moving prose from an accomplished writer as well as a plot that never feels uneven It was I received this book for free via Goodreads First Reads.This was over two years ago and I apologise to the author for the delay in my review.This book had do many elements that it isn t one that can be pigeonholed into a genre There is a supernatural element, a love affair with the landscape of England, an unexpected romance, other forms of love as well as the aftermath of World War One.There is some very moving prose from an accomplished writer as ...


  4. says:

    I received a free copy of this book from a Goodreads giveaway and was intrigued to read a book which seemed different from my usual choices This book explores the complexity of grief, relationships and independence cleverly and mixes this all with a touch of the supernatural.Whilst I did find The Long Woman slow at times, I also found it inspired me to want to travel and seeof our English landscape after reading about Maud s journeys There is a thirst for life within the pages of this I received a free copy of this book from a Goodreads giveaway and was intrigued to read a book which seemed different from my usual choices This book explores the complexity of grief, relationships and independence cleverly and mixes this all with a touch of the supernatural.Whilst I did find The Long Woman slow at times, I also found i...


  5. says:

    I received this book as a Giveaway , for which I am very grateful I don t normally read anything dystopian, fantastical, paranormal or that is unlikely to actually take place, but I did give this book a try I found it very well written and an in depth look at grief and the deep rooted problems of shaking off shackles and trying moving on or not The slight reference to the paranormal and the underlying theme of undead spirits having difficulty in leaving this world was not my cup of tea b I received this book as a Giveaway , for which I am very grateful I don t normally read anything dystopian, fantastical, paranormal or that is unlikely to actually take p...


  6. says:

    A Goodreads Win The Long Woman by Kevan Manwaring This book is set in 1922 where Maud Kerne a school teacher whose husband was MIA during WW1 has struggled to come to terms with his death, discovers his hidden journals decides to visit the places he went She goes on a spiritual journey comes to terms with his death.I enjoyed reading this, although I found it a bit slow in places I liked the spiritual aspects of the book felt that Maud s awakening as a person woman the m A Goodreads Win The Long Woman by Kevan Manwaring This book is set in 1922 where Maud Kerne a school teacher whose husband was MIA during WW1 ha...


  7. says:

    Despite almost 20 years of engaging multiple disciplines of spiritual teachings, training in many forms of healing and energy work, and learning a fair bit about consciousness, I have not previously been ...


  8. says:

    Recently re read then met the author randomly in the local pub A gentle tale which takes you along on a journey of re discovery.


  9. says:

    Won in the Goodreads Giveaways not read, passed on.


  10. says:

    Maud s husband was killed in WW1 She struggles with her widowhood and the life she now leads When she discovers her husband s journals she sets off to retrace the journeys he took and thus deal with her grief...


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