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The revenant

Sonia Gensler

The revenant

by Sonia Gensler

  • 153 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ghost stories,
  • Cherokee National Female Seminary,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Teachers,
  • Boarding schools,
  • Schools,
  • Ghosts,
  • Haunted places,
  • Cherokee Indians

  • About the Edition

    When seventeen-year-old Willemina Hammond fakes credentials to get a teaching position at a school for Cherokee girls in nineteenth-century Oklahoma, she is haunted by the ghost of a drowned student.

    Edition Notes

    StatementSonia Gensler
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.G29177 Re 2011
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. ;
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24902734M
    ISBN 109780375867019, 9780375967016
    LC Control Number2010028701
    OCLC/WorldCa656847516

    Three books on the life of Hugh Glass were written long before Michael Punke's novel, The Revenant, including the closest thing to a historical account, 'The Saga of Hugh Glass,' which was. Michael Punke – The Revenant Audio Book Online Free. we tend to square measure treated to accounts not solely of Glass, however additionally of Bridger, Fitzgerald, Henry, .

    This Study Guide consists of approximately 36 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of The Revenant. Hugh Glass is a trapper at the Rocky Mountain Fur Company who becomes victim of a grizzly bear attack. Throughout.   The Revenant is her first novel. even at the close of the book, will make for some interesting discussion." - The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books. From the Publisher. Gensler makes a solid debut with an eerie and suspenseful work of historical fiction in which everyone is a murder suspect. In the summer of , year-old /5(8).

    “Ione has made a major name for herself with her amazing Demonica series. With Revenant, Ione wraps up the series in spectacular fashion. Packed with passion, secrets and betrayal, Revenant is the epic conclusion fans have been waiting for!” —-RT Book Reviews, 4 1/2 Stars, TOP PICK! The Revenant. 22, likes 8 talking about this. THE REVENANT is on Syfy right now. If you liked it, please buy it! Available on Amazon and iTunes. Midnight screening prints available--IM for ers: 22K.


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Based on a true story, The Revenant is a remarkable tale of obsession, the human will stretched to its limits, and the lengths that one man will go to for retribution. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

Read it now Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to /5(K). The Revenant is fascinating story about a man who suffers countless tragedy at the hands of nature and man, and seeks redemption. Its so compelling because it is based the real life of Hugh Glass.

In the afterward, the author Michael Punke explains that /5. Revenant Winds was a really fun book, dark magic, great characters, and a heck of an ending.

I enjoyed the authors previous series, Sorcery Ascendant, but Revenant Winds kicks it up into high gear. i can't wait for the next book.

Read more. 3 people found this helpful. Helpful/5(87). A superb revenge story Punke has added considerably to our understanding of human endurance and of the men who pushed west in the footsteps of Lewis and Clark—a significant feat.” —The Washington Post Book World “A captivating tale of a singular ticity is exactly what The Revenant provides, in/5(30).

The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge Summary. Our story begins with the Rocky Mountain Fur Company. While trapping beavers along the Missouri River, the group gets involved in a battle with the Arikara tribe, a battle that eventually ropes in the U.S. Army. The The revenant book true story confirms that this is one of the few facts about Hugh Glass that we do know for sure.

He was a frontiersman and fur trapper. He was a frontiersman and fur trapper. Inhe signed up for an expedition backed by General William Henry Ashley and Major Andrew Henry, who together founded the Rocky Mountain Fur Company in. "Revenant: Book One of the Tatterdemon Trilogy" by Steve Vernon is a great horror book that will please those fans of the genre who like it gruesome and explicit.

The opening scene is fantastic - the battle between a witch and a priest some years ago drew me right into the book. The narrative in the present is however just as gripping/5. With shocking grit and determination, Glass sets out, crawling at first, across hundreds of miles of uncharted American frontier.

Based on a true story, The Revenant is a remarkable tale of obsession, the human will stretched to its limits, and the lengths that one man will go to for retribution.

The Revenant () Plot. Showing all 5 items Jump to: Summaries (4) Synopsis (1) Summaries. A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team. Directed by Alejandro G. Iñárritu. With Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hardy, Will Poulter, Domhnall Gleeson.

A frontiersman on a fur trading expedition in the s fights for survival after being mauled by a bear and left for dead by members of his own hunting team.8/10(K). In the book he knows the bear is coming for him and he waits till the last moment to shoot so he won't miss.

Hits the bear in the heart and the bear dies on top of him after getting some licks in. In the trailer he appears to be surprised by the bear and attempts to run away dropping his rifle.

The Revenant is a American drama film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu. The screenplay by Mark L. Smith and Iñárritu is based in part on Michael Punke's novel of the same name, describing frontiersman Hugh Glass's experiences in That novel Music by: Ryuichi Sakamoto, Alva Noto.

The Revenant: A Novel of Revenge Introduction. Move over Chuck Norris, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, and dude from the Dos Equis commercials—your stay as America's most beloved alpha males is.

The Revenant is filled with fascinating and true historical details. The definition of a "revenant," from the title of the book, is a person who returns, supposedly from the dead.

The basic premise the readers follow is Glass's will to not only survive, but get revenge on those who wronged him. “The makings of a western classic, Michael Punke's novel The Revenant provides muscle and sinew to the vengeful and epic tale of mountain man, Hugh Glass that even a sow Grizzly couldn't rend asunder.” —Craig Johnson, author of the Walt Longmire novels “A superb revenge story Punke has added considerably to our understanding of human endurance and of the men who pushed west.

A debut from Washington, D.C., attorney Punke describes the perilous adventures of a 19th-century frontiersman bent on revenge. Hugh Glass apparently anticipated Horace Greeley’s advice about going west and growing up with the country, for that is precisely what he did.

Revenant Book. Finally, the apocalypse happened. Humans became an endangered species so vampires came out of hiding to save their food source. They created an antidote for death and ended up creating zombies.

Now Vampires and Humans fight for survival on a hostile planet over-run by the dead. ☣ Available on Amazon now!Followers: I really enjoyed listening to Revenant.

The story grabs you in the very first chapter and the adventure continues until the very end of the book. It is very well paced. The characters are well written and I really cared about their story lines.

I am eager to listen to Book 2 in the series. Buy The Revenant (Harp01 13 06 ) Film tie-in edition by Punke, Michael (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(K).

One of the main themes of The Revenant is the influence of the past and one’s parents on their current actions, and as the book goes on, it becomes clear that Willie’s father was not the sainted figure laid out at the start of the book, but rather a very flawed figure who instilled in her negative behavior patterns, played her against her.

One of these examples is “The Revenant,” which came out in and was based on a book of the same name. I am here to tell you why the book is so much better than the movie. If you haven’t read or seen “The Revenant,” this is your warning that the rest of this review contains spoilers!The revenant reclaims its mortal body and superficially resembles a zombie.

However, instead of lifeless eyes, a revenant’s eyes burn with resolve and flare in the presence of its adversary. If the revenant’s original body was destroyed or is otherwise unavailable, the spirit of the revenant enters another humanoid corpse.THE REVENANT Michael Punke, Author.

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