Wind Tamer

Wind Tamer☆ [PDF / Epub] ★ Wind Tamer By P.R. Morrison ✩ – Oaklandjobs.co.uk Archie Stringweed is sure that the wind talks to him It seems to creep up behind him and blow him along the pavement to drape itself around his shoulders and screech in his ear And things get even str Archie Stringweed is sure that the wind talks to him It seems to creep up behind him and blow him along the pavement to drape itself around his shoulders and screech in his ear And things get even stranger as his tenth birthday approaches A strange ball of green light hovers by his bed and a giant white bird appears at his window, carrying a mysterious gold coin What does it all mean When Archie s long lost Uncle Rufus unexpectedly returns, Archie finally learns the truth about why the wind seems to be coming for him He is about to fall under a terrible family curse Starring an eccentric cast of characters, this original tale of adventure and magic will enchant readers of all ages. , , ,. When Archie Stringweed turns 10 years old, he doesn t expect anything out of the ordinary to occur He ll have his friends over, get a new video game, eat some cake nothing extra special However, when his long lost uncle Rufus returns, with news of some very troubling matters soon to occur, Archie begins to get worried It doesn t help when he starts seeing glowing orbs of green light, getting pushed around by gusts of talking wind, and visited by very large birds bearing strange gifts With a When Archie Stringweed turns 10 years old, he doesn t expect anything out of the ordinary to occur He ll have his friends over, get a new video game, eat some cake nothing extra special However, when his long lost uncle Rufus returns, with news of some very troubling matters soon to occur, Archie begins to get worried It doesn t help when he starts seeing glowing orbs of green light, getting pushed around by gusts of talking wind, and visited by very large birds bearing strange gifts With a gigantic, cursed tornado drawing ever closer, and a series of mysterious, magical birthday presents to find, will Archie make the deadline in time I really enjoyed this book, though it wasn t exactly what I expected It was definitely creepier than it first seemed, with lots of well paced suspense and mystery I liked the characters and animals that were introduced along the way, and, though the writing style felt reminiscent of Harry Potter, this is a highly original story all its own I highly recommend it and it s sequel, Wave Traveler ncep s apreciez din ce n ce mai mult c r ile pentru copii Acum c tiu c exist i o continuare la aceasta nu o s pot rezista Sper c o voi putea g si.Semper fortitudo I chose this book because it looked cool on the cover Because my mom picked it out for me, i thought it would be bad but it wasn t This is a book that will probably appeal to readers younger than my usual preference so maybe 7 or 8 Archie Stringweed s family is under a curse that will afflict him when a tornado strikes 48 hours after his 10th birthday With the help of an uncle who has researched the curse, and a set of birthday presents that have been hidden away over the years by his mother, as well as a flock of birds, Archie must fight to avoid the curse afflicting his generation.This is actually a very good story This is a book that will probably appeal to readers younger than my usual preference so maybe 7 or 8 Archie Stringweed s family is under a curse that will afflict him when a tornado strikes 48 hours after his 10th birthday With the help of an uncle who has researched the curse, and a set of birthday presents that have been hidden away over the years by his mother, as well as a flock of birds, Archie must fight to avoid the curse afflicting his generation.This is actually a very good story It contains themes about perseverance and judgementalism as well as bravery and bullying I would not recommend it for older readers, but it would be an excellent story for younger readers Unfortunately I cannot give it star ratings by age, so I will go with how I found the story readable but not great But again for younger readers, this is one to look out for Read to my 7 y o daughter Rated by her. Reviewed by Carrie Spellman for TeensReadToo.comOn the night before his tenth birthday, Archie Stringweed notices something a little strange The wind seems to be talking to him Is that possible Archie thinks it can t be, so he doesn t say anything to anyone about it But that s just the beginning of the odd occurrences There s the present from his Uncle Rufus, that he obviously wasn t supposed to get, from the dirty looks he keeps seeing his mother give the box Archie doesn t see what the b Reviewed by Carrie Spellman for TeensReadToo.comOn the night before his tenth birthday, Archie Stringweed notices something a little strange The wind seems to be talking to him Is that possible Archie thinks it can t be, so he doesn t say anything to anyone about it But that s just the beginning of the odd occurrences There s the present from his Uncle Rufus, that he obviously wasn t supposed to get, from the dirty looks he keeps seeing his mother give the box Archie doesn t see what the big deal is it s just a harmless coin Until he overhears his parents talking about all the presents Rufus has sent that have been hidden That seems like a pretty big deal Then there s his normally intelligent father suddenly becoming extremely forgetful There s the snowstorm that only seems to be occurring over the Stringweeds house, the giant bird that flies through his window carrying a coin that s a lot like the one he got from Uncle Rufus,and the glowing green ball that shows up every so often when Archie is alone Then suddenly Rufus himself miraculously reappears after years and years of travelling Archie is having a very eventful tenth birthday According to Uncle Rufus, that s not surprising He tells Archie that there is a curse on all of the firstborn Stringweed children on their tenth birthday, or shortly after, they will completely lose any courage they have Not that they won t want to do things, they will just talk themselves out of it Even simple things like flying in a plane, or going on the train, or taking a vacation This of course seems crazy to Archie How can someone lose all of their courage But when he thinks about his dad, it seems like it might be possible And horrible Rufus claims that Archie can break the curse, with the help of some family heirlooms and clues that Rufus has sent The heirlooms would be all of the presents that Rufus has sent that Archie has never gotten, and the cards that came with them Finding these things is only one of many obstacles Archie will have to overcome Not the least of which is the wind It really is talking to Archie, and it s not about to let him break the curse In fact, it s coming for him Archie is confused, scared, unsure, and not even close to prepared But if he can break the curse he not only gets to keep his own courage, but give his dad and grandfather theirs back That seems like a pretty big deal A good adventure that teaches a great lesson Courage is continuing in the face of fear A lesson worth learning and remembering at any age And this is a decidedly fun way to learn it Achie Stringweed loves knights and is descendede from one called Sir Strongwood The knight thought that he was indestructible because he had fought in lots of different wars One day he met and old man dressed in rags The old man told him that the knight would perish Sir Strongwood called hima liar ande insulted the old man The man cursed him and all his descendantsHunderds of years later, just before the curse effected Archie Archie s uncle told him about the curse and Archie goes on a h Achie Stringweed loves knights and is descendede from one called Sir Strongwood The knight thought that he was indestructible because he had fought in lots of different wars One day he met and old man dressed in rags The old man told him that the knight would perish Sir Strongwood called hima liar ande insulted the old man The man cursed him and all his descendantsHunderds of years later, just before the curse effected Archie Archie s uncle told him about the curse and Archie goes on a hunt to find all his ansestor s things which his uncle had been sending him for his birthday His parents hid the presents because they didn t want him to worry The uncle tells him that the curse will make him afraid of everything ex travelling because they might crash So Archie goes on a mission to break the curse and take the curse from his father This was a pretty good book I liked the wavering character of Archie, and his efforts to be courageous The plot has some pacing issues, but it has a clear goal and decisive steps I loved the magical elements in the story the Icegulls, the Artifacts, and the history behind the curse The mother, Cecille, got on my nerves the entire time, but that is what she was supposed to do Great character writing Uncle Rufus was a delightfully mysterious character, and I loved seeing the whole family re This was a pretty good book I liked the wavering character of Archie, and his efforts to be courageous The plot has some pacing issues, but it has a clear goal and decisive steps I loved the magical elements in the story the Icegulls, the Artifacts, and the history behind the curse The mother, Cecille, got on my nerves the entire time, but that is what she was supposed to do Great character writing Uncle Rufus was a delightfully mysterious character, and I loved seeing the whole family reacting to his return An enjoyable read O carte destul de simpla si usor de aprofundat, in acelasi timp destul de fantezista pentru gusturile mele Daca e sa asociez scopul principal al acestei carti cu ceea ce mi place sa citesc, pot spune cu mana pe inima ca in orice carte exista un adevar si implicit ceva de invatat Aici, am invatat prin intermediul unui copil de numai zece ani cum pot sa perseverez in indeplinirea a ceea ce ma carcaterizeaza indiferent de piedicile destul de bolnavicioase care apar din partea familiei si a prie O carte destul de simpla si usor de aprofundat, in acelasi timp destul de fantezista pentru gusturile mele Daca e sa asociez scopul principal al acestei carti cu ceea ce mi place sa citesc, pot spune cu mana pe inima ca in orice carte exista un adevar si implicit ceva de invatat Aici, am invatat prin intermediul unui copil de numai zece ani cum pot sa perseverez in indeplinirea a ceea ce ma carcaterizeaza indiferent de piedicile destul de bolnavicioase care apar din partea familiei si a prietenilor prin neincredere, cinism, ironie si de ce nu lipsa curajului de a fi mai mult

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    Wind Tamer PDF/EPUB ¼ Hardcover tenth birthday approaches A strange ball of green light hovers by his bed and a giant white bird appears at his window, carrying a mysterious gold coin What does it all mean When Archie s long lost Uncle Rufus unexpectedly returns, Archie finally learns the truth about why the wind seems to be coming for him He is about to fall under a terrible family curse Starring an eccentric cast of characters, this original tale of adventure and magic will enchant readers of all ages. , , ,. When Archie Stringweed turns 10 years old, he doesn t expect anything out of the ordinary to occur He ll have his friends over, get a new video game, eat some cake nothing extra special However, when his long lost uncle Rufus returns, with news of some very troubling matters soon to occur, Archie begins to get worried It doesn t help when he starts seeing glowing orbs of green light, getting pushed around by gusts of talking wind, and visited by very large birds bearing strange gifts With a When Archie Stringweed turns 10 years old, he doesn t expect anything out of the ordinary to occur He ll have his friends over, get a new video game, eat some cake nothing extra special However, when his long lost uncle Rufus returns, with news of some very troubling matters soon to occur, Archie begins to get worried It doesn t help when he starts seeing glowing orbs of green light, getting pushed around by gusts of talking wind, and visited by very large birds bearing strange gifts With a gigantic, cursed tornado drawing ever closer, and a series of mysterious, magical birthday presents to find, will Archie make the deadline in time I really enjoyed this book, though it wasn t exactly what I expected It was definitely creepier than it first seemed, with lots of well paced suspense and mystery I liked the characters and animals that were introduced along the way, and, though the writing style felt reminiscent of Harry Potter, this is a highly original story all its own I highly recommend it and it s sequel, Wave Traveler ncep s apreciez din ce n ce mai mult c r ile pentru copii Acum c tiu c exist i o continuare la aceasta nu o s pot rezista Sper c o voi putea g si.Semper fortitudo I chose this book because it looked cool on the cover Because my mom picked it out for me, i thought it would be bad but it wasn t This is a book that will probably appeal to readers younger than my usual preference so maybe 7 or 8 Archie Stringweed s family is under a curse that will afflict him when a tornado strikes 48 hours after his 10th birthday With the help of an uncle who has researched the curse, and a set of birthday presents that have been hidden away over the years by his mother, as well as a flock of birds, Archie must fight to avoid the curse afflicting his generation.This is actually a very good story This is a book that will probably appeal to readers younger than my usual preference so maybe 7 or 8 Archie Stringweed s family is under a curse that will afflict him when a tornado strikes 48 hours after his 10th birthday With the help of an uncle who has researched the curse, and a set of birthday presents that have been hidden away over the years by his mother, as well as a flock of birds, Archie must fight to avoid the curse afflicting his generation.This is actually a very good story It contains themes about perseverance and judgementalism as well as bravery and bullying I would not recommend it for older readers, but it would be an excellent story for younger readers Unfortunately I cannot give it star ratings by age, so I will go with how I found the story readable but not great But again for younger readers, this is one to look out for Read to my 7 y o daughter Rated by her. Reviewed by Carrie Spellman for TeensReadToo.comOn the night before his tenth birthday, Archie Stringweed notices something a little strange The wind seems to be talking to him Is that possible Archie thinks it can t be, so he doesn t say anything to anyone about it But that s just the beginning of the odd occurrences There s the present from his Uncle Rufus, that he obviously wasn t supposed to get, from the dirty looks he keeps seeing his mother give the box Archie doesn t see what the b Reviewed by Carrie Spellman for TeensReadToo.comOn the night before his tenth birthday, Archie Stringweed notices something a little strange The wind seems to be talking to him Is that possible Archie thinks it can t be, so he doesn t say anything to anyone about it But that s just the beginning of the odd occurrences There s the present from his Uncle Rufus, that he obviously wasn t supposed to get, from the dirty looks he keeps seeing his mother give the box Archie doesn t see what the big deal is it s just a harmless coin Until he overhears his parents talking about all the presents Rufus has sent that have been hidden That seems like a pretty big deal Then there s his normally intelligent father suddenly becoming extremely forgetful There s the snowstorm that only seems to be occurring over the Stringweeds house, the giant bird that flies through his window carrying a coin that s a lot like the one he got from Uncle Rufus,and the glowing green ball that shows up every so often when Archie is alone Then suddenly Rufus himself miraculously reappears after years and years of travelling Archie is having a very eventful tenth birthday According to Uncle Rufus, that s not surprising He tells Archie that there is a curse on all of the firstborn Stringweed children on their tenth birthday, or shortly after, they will completely lose any courage they have Not that they won t want to do things, they will just talk themselves out of it Even simple things like flying in a plane, or going on the train, or taking a vacation This of course seems crazy to Archie How can someone lose all of their courage But when he thinks about his dad, it seems like it might be possible And horrible Rufus claims that Archie can break the curse, with the help of some family heirlooms and clues that Rufus has sent The heirlooms would be all of the presents that Rufus has sent that Archie has never gotten, and the cards that came with them Finding these things is only one of many obstacles Archie will have to overcome Not the least of which is the wind It really is talking to Archie, and it s not about to let him break the curse In fact, it s coming for him Archie is confused, scared, unsure, and not even close to prepared But if he can break the curse he not only gets to keep his own courage, but give his dad and grandfather theirs back That seems like a pretty big deal A good adventure that teaches a great lesson Courage is continuing in the face of fear A lesson worth learning and remembering at any age And this is a decidedly fun way to learn it Achie Stringweed loves knights and is descendede from one called Sir Strongwood The knight thought that he was indestructible because he had fought in lots of different wars One day he met and old man dressed in rags The old man told him that the knight would perish Sir Strongwood called hima liar ande insulted the old man The man cursed him and all his descendantsHunderds of years later, just before the curse effected Archie Archie s uncle told him about the curse and Archie goes on a h Achie Stringweed loves knights and is descendede from one called Sir Strongwood The knight thought that he was indestructible because he had fought in lots of different wars One day he met and old man dressed in rags The old man told him that the knight would perish Sir Strongwood called hima liar ande insulted the old man The man cursed him and all his descendantsHunderds of years later, just before the curse effected Archie Archie s uncle told him about the curse and Archie goes on a hunt to find all his ansestor s things which his uncle had been sending him for his birthday His parents hid the presents because they didn t want him to worry The uncle tells him that the curse will make him afraid of everything ex travelling because they might crash So Archie goes on a mission to break the curse and take the curse from his father This was a pretty good book I liked the wavering character of Archie, and his efforts to be courageous The plot has some pacing issues, but it has a clear goal and decisive steps I loved the magical elements in the story the Icegulls, the Artifacts, and the history behind the curse The mother, Cecille, got on my nerves the entire time, but that is what she was supposed to do Great character writing Uncle Rufus was a delightfully mysterious character, and I loved seeing the whole family re This was a pretty good book I liked the wavering character of Archie, and his efforts to be courageous The plot has some pacing issues, but it has a clear goal and decisive steps I loved the magical elements in the story the Icegulls, the Artifacts, and the history behind the curse The mother, Cecille, got on my nerves the entire time, but that is what she was supposed to do Great character writing Uncle Rufus was a delightfully mysterious character, and I loved seeing the whole family reacting to his return An enjoyable read O carte destul de simpla si usor de aprofundat, in acelasi timp destul de fantezista pentru gusturile mele Daca e sa asociez scopul principal al acestei carti cu ceea ce mi place sa citesc, pot spune cu mana pe inima ca in orice carte exista un adevar si implicit ceva de invatat Aici, am invatat prin intermediul unui copil de numai zece ani cum pot sa perseverez in indeplinirea a ceea ce ma carcaterizeaza indiferent de piedicile destul de bolnavicioase care apar din partea familiei si a prie O carte destul de simpla si usor de aprofundat, in acelasi timp destul de fantezista pentru gusturile mele Daca e sa asociez scopul principal al acestei carti cu ceea ce mi place sa citesc, pot spune cu mana pe inima ca in orice carte exista un adevar si implicit ceva de invatat Aici, am invatat prin intermediul unui copil de numai zece ani cum pot sa perseverez in indeplinirea a ceea ce ma carcaterizeaza indiferent de piedicile destul de bolnavicioase care apar din partea familiei si a prietenilor prin neincredere, cinism, ironie si de ce nu lipsa curajului de a fi mai mult "/>
  • Hardcover
  • 336 pages
  • Wind Tamer
  • P.R. Morrison
  • English
  • 10 November 2018
  • 1582347816