The Shape-Changer's Wife

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Thorndike Press, Jan 1, 2000 - Fiction - 240 pages
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Aubrey was a student, gifted in the fine art of wizardry. But the more knowledge he acquired, the more he wanted to learn. So he traveled to a faraway land in search of the greatest master of all, the powerful shape-changer Glyrenden. From him, Aubrey expected to discover the secret of long-lost spells and the mysteries of arcane magic. But there was one discovery he never expected, one mystery he risked everything to solve ... Her name was Lilith.

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wonderful realism from an emerging fantasy writer. - Goodreads
This is one of her less than happy ending books. - Goodreads
love story of an apprentice wizard and a tree. - Goodreads
I think the ending was rather nice. - Goodreads
The ending was a surprise, a nice surprise. - Goodreads
I've even guessed the plot halfway through the book b - Goodreads

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love story of an apprentice wizard and a tree. well written and imaginative Read full review

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While apprenticed to a malicious wizard, Aubrey falls in love with his master's wife and learns her horrifying secret. A love story wrapped in an allegory of domestic abuse inside a faerie tale -- but ... Read full review

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About the author (2000)

Sharon Shinn was born in 1957. She is a novelist who writes combining fantasy, science fiction and romance. She attended and graduated from Northwestern University. She has published more than a dozen novels for adult and young adult readers. She works as a journalist in St. Louis Missouri. She is a frequent attender of science-fiction/ fantasy conventions such as ArmadilloCon26 and Capricorn 29 in 2009. Sharon Shinn donated her archive to the department of Rare Books and Special Collections at Northern Illinois University. Sharon Shinn won the William Crawford Award for Achievement in Fantasy and was nominated for the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer. A journalist who lives in St. Louis, Shinn is also the author of Archangel, Jovah's Angel, The Alleluia Files, Wrapt in Crystal, and The Shape-Changer's Wife.

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