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The author can't describe every motion of the character or event during the time the story covers. Nancy McKenzie, The Prince of Dreams: A Tale of Tristan and Essyllte (2003), a retelling of the tragic love story of Tristan and Isolde, set in sixth century Britain during the years after the fall of Camelot. Nearly two miles of relief carvings depicting the many lives of Buddha wrap 10 times about the mountainlike monument. Interweaving the fate of the remnants of the Mohawk Nation with the destiny of two lovers, Sara Donati's compelling novel creates a complex, profound, passionate portrait of an emerging America.
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Albert Sánchez Piñol, Victus: The Fall of Barcelona (2012 in the original Spanish; English translation 2014), about a Barcelona merchant’s son who becomes a military engineer during the War of Two Crowns and the 1714 Siege of Barcelona. Dreaming the Eagle is the first part of the gloriously imagined epic trilogy of the life of Boudica. Other stories included in the collection are �Zombie Love Trap and Buried Homes and Gardens� and �Invite Only.� Each artist takes a different approach to Agnes and her adventures- some stories use very simple line drawings with lots of black and white space, while others use rich detail to provide realism to their story.
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