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The love talker

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementElizabeth Peters.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.M577 Lo, PS3563.E747 Lo
The Physical Object
Pagination266 p. ;
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4417985M
ISBN 100396077803
LC Control Number79022104

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An older work republished, The Love Talker is a weak romance/mystery that has touches of the wit and humor that mark her better works. I found the plot to be simplistic and predictable, which isn't always a problem if the ride is still fun.4/4(30). The Love Talker. book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.4/5. The Love talker. [Elizabeth Peters] -- Laurie has finally returned to Idlewood, the beloved family home deep in the Maryland woods where she found comfort and peace as a lonely young girl. But things are very different now. The Love Talker is an eerie and sensual play — set in an age when strange spirits walked the earth and magic was all around — which seems to have emanated .

Bun, realizing Gowdie is under the spirit's influence, sets magic charms about the house for protection. But Gowdie is completely enamored of the Love Talker and resists Bun's efforts. Bun tries to tell Gowdie that their mother fell prey to the same spirit, which seduced her . THE STORY: Fourteen-year-old Gowdie and her older sister, Bun, live alone in a house surrounded by dark and mysterious woods. One day, when she was supposed to have been out harvesting potatoes, the adolescent Gowdie falls under the charms of the lustful spirit, the . [Nicholas] O'Kearney, a Louthman, deeply versed in Irish lore, writes of the gean-cánach (love-talker) that he is "another diminutive being of the same tribe as the Lepracaun, but, unlike him, he personated love and idleness, and always appeared with a dudeen in his jaw in lonesome valleys, and it was his custom to make love to shepherdesses and a: Bunyip, Manaia, Mimis, Muldjewangk, . The LoveBook® Book Building System lets you tell that story by listing all those special reasons why you love them. Start making your LoveBook by selecting the "Get Started" tab on our home page. We offer the ability to create a LoveBook for almost any occasion for a wide variety of relationship types.

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