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To unravel the mystery of her past But when Mouse's unusual gifts give rise to a violence and strength that surprise everyone especially herself she is forced to ask herself Will she be prepared for the future that awaits herA heart thumping highly original tale in the vein of Elizabeth Kostova's The Historian Bohemian Gospel heralds the arrival of a fresh new voice for historical fictio Bohemian Gospel by Dana Chamblee CarpenterI wasn’t at all sure I’d like this novel when Pegasus Books sent it to me for review It just didn’t seem to be the type of novel I usually read But I was extremely surprised I couldn’t put the book down and finished it in one readingMouse the heroine of the story has been raised in Teplà Abbey However; although it is the only home she has ever known she is not allowed into the church She has never been officially baptized and never even given a name Mouse being what she is called nicknamed by her wet nurse The Abbot refers to her as his andílek or angelIt is Mouse’s strange abilities that cause the sisters and brothers of the abbey to fear her All of her senses are heightened so that she can see hear touch taste and smell than any normal human should For example she can smell truffles under the ground or hear an arrow the moment it is released at a distanceThere are other powers she possesses but it would spoil the story to mention them But she is haunted by dark spirits and spends many nights sitting in a ring of lit candles to keep them at bay although they do find other ways to torment herAs the story begins the young King of Bohemia Ottokar called The Younger King because his father Vaclav also claims the throne has been wounded by an arrow Brought to the Abbey Mouse who has learned the arts of a healer knowledgeable in the uses of herbs teas poultices and sewing wounds saves his lifeAnd thus begins an adventure that will take Mouse far from her home at the abbey She will travel with the King who names her Lady Emma She will have adventures with the supernatural translate an almost untranslatable codex be in danger from the warring factions of Ottkar and Vaclav understand about her powers and live in solitude at times She will have joy and sorrow good times and bad; and through it all survive with the uestions she most wants answers to forbade her time and againThe book that she writes The Bohemian Gospel of the book title is known by another name which I will allow the reader to discover for him or herself The novel reveals much about the history of the time stated finally at the end of the book to be 700 years before the present The daily life of the people their superstitions and the battle their clerics face against the Church in Rome all add spice to a story already rich with fantasy and glazed with a touch of horrorI highly recommend this book to people who enjoy The Sister Fidelma Brother Cadfael and Dame Frevisse novels While this is not a religious crime solver novel the same type of tidbits of information and historical research can be found in this volumeI congratulate Ms Carpenter on a job well done Encore I give the book an easy five stars plusuoth the Raven

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Bohemian Gospel Bohemian Trilogy #1Set against the historical reign of the Golden and Iron King Bohemian Gospel is the remarkable tale of a bold and unusual girl on a uest to uncover her past and define her destinyThirteenth century Bohemia is a dangerous place for a girl especially one as odd as Mouse born with unnatural senses and an uncanny intellect Some call her a witch Others call her an angel Even Mouse doesn’t k Bohemian Gospel by Dana Chamber Carpenter and narrated by Justine Eyre is a fascinating and riveting story of love magic and the paranormal The characters are so interesting A girl called Mouse that has supernatural abilities during a time of witch hunts A monk that cares for the orphan Mouse and hides her gifts A young king that falls in love with Mouse Crazy adventure and action with uniue creatures and creepy scenes The plot goes sideways and keeps the reader on their toes The endingblew me away Did not see that coming at all Wow I need the next book now The narration was excellent Perfect emotions timing and voices

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MOBI Î DOC Bohemian Gospel Bohemian Trilogy #1 9781605989013 FREE Å DANA CHAMBLEE CARPENTER · Set against the historical reign of the Golden and Iron King Bohemian Gospel is the remarkable tale of a bold and unusual girl on a uest to uncover her past and define her destinyThirNow who or what she is But she means to find outWhen young King Ottakar shows up at the Abbey wounded by a traitor's arrow Mouse breaks church law to save him and then agrees to accompany him back to Prague as his personal healer Caught in the undertow of court politics at the castle Ottakar and Mouse find themselves drawn to each other as they work to uncover the threat against him and Bohemian Gospel is my American Beauty of books What I mean by this is that the first time I saw the movie American Beauty with some friends as soon as it ended I said I REALLY didn't like that It was a super depressing f'ed up movie and made me feel weird Then a few days went by and I kept thinking about it and thinking about it and thinking about it It was always on my mind And by the end of the week I sent my friends a text that said Guys I think I liked 'American Beauty'That experience was pretty close to my experience with this book I started it and there was a young medieval misunderstood girl in Bohemia who saved the life of the crown prince the basis for some interesting historical fiction Then as I read the subject matter got darker and darker as well as weirder and weirder There was raving madness scary demon children unreuited love domestic abuse Then the events at the end happen in uick succession and as soon as I finished all I could think was What the f was that and rated it 3 stars It barely escaped two because I liked the setting and some of the characters before the craziness set in Then I thought about it And thought about what happened in it And I thought about the ending and wondered if even though the story was weird and violent whether it wasn't also pretty cool And rated it a star higher to 4 stars And thought about it all the next day And now it sits at 5 stars on my rating and I am seriously considering buying myself a copy Guys I think I liked Bohemian GospelAny of my Goodreads friends who want to dive into this and let me know their ratingsthoughts at the end would be much appreciated maybe the demon children from the story are invading my mind and making me rate the book higher But maybe it was also super awesome I don't even know what happened here