Archive for the ‘Cornelia Funke’ Category

Inkdeath

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Inkdeath – Book 3 of Cornelia Funke – again great author and great series- In book three the author has been writing new things since appearing in the story. He writes about a blue jay character who takes from the rich and gives to the poor. The author based the character off the father who can read things out of the story. When the father arrives many people are trying to capture him and turn him into the king for money. The father is also a book binder and agrees to bind a book that will allow the king to live forever. The father only wants his daughter and wife set free. He makes the book, but the king starts to die anyway. The family finds each other again and lives a happy life.

Inkspell

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Inkspell – Book 2 after Inkheart – Great series- In the second book the mother has told the daughter all about the place she lived inside the book. The daughter reads herself and her friend Farid into the story. This upsets the mom and dad. The dad reads himself and his wife into the story to go find their daugther. They all find each other in the end.

Inkheart

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Inkheart – By Cornelia Funke – This is the first book in a series. I reread it before I went to see the movie. The movie was okay , but I thought the book was much better. It is about a man that what he reads comes out of the book, but they are replaced by something from this world. His wife went into the book, and the man is always looking for the book he was reading when she disappeared. He finds out that she was read out by another person who can read well. He goes to save her, but she cannot speak. She is hear, but she has no voice. The family is reunited, but the daughter must read allowed something hideous. She has the gift as well. The daughter doesn’t finish the reading from the book, she reads something a little different that the original author has written. The author disappears into the story.

Igraine the Brave

Sunday, October 11th, 2009

Igraine the Brave – By Cornelia Funke – She is a great author. This book is about a young girl who has to defend your castle from the mean soldiers because her parents have been turned into pigs. Her parents are magicans and things sometimes go wrong. Igraine must go get another knight from the kings castle that we help her defend her home. Her brother stays at home doing what little he can to keep the bad guys out. Igraine has to go on a journey to find this special knight. He agrees to come with her, but when they get back to her castle it is surrounded by soldiers. Igraine tells the knight of a secret entrance around the back through the woods. They make it through the woods and through the secret passage. The soldier helps drive the enemy away.