[E–pub Download] The Voice of the Mountain Doubleday Science Fiction AUTHOR Manly Wade Wellman

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Of the eternally wandering wizard Gandalf in a pair of

roomy boots Wellman casual to the Cthulhu mythos is fun one of the minor characters here was a former archivist at Miskatonic UniversityIf you re in the mood for a gentle ride through the mountains pick up a copy And don t let the Behinder get you I ve heard others say this is the best of the Silver John novels and I can now agree What a pure and simple story that depicts such fantastic and mysterious things I recommend all these novels especially agree What a pure and simple story that depicts such fantastic and mysterious things I recommend all these novels especially those who live in the Western NC mountain. S trek up the steep mountainside There he finds mystery and danger enough for any man and eventually meets the courtly assured Ruel Harpe descendant of the infamous Micajah Harpe John soon discovers the darker side of Ruel Harpe's hospitality and finds honesty and courage the only weapons against powerful sorcery and temptati. ,

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The Voice of the Mountain Doubleday Science FictionI d read hardly anything by Wellman up to now but I was re reading a book of short stories and ran across one of his Silver John tales Thankfullythe library had a couple volumes featuring the character and off I wentSilver John the Balladeer is a classic Appalachian fairy tale hero lanky strong deeply versed in the magic and myth of the region plain spoken honest and courageous He carries a bedroll some grub a good knife and a silver stringed guitar as he wanders the mountains playing music traditional ballads Wellman includes in the stories plus some he Wrote Hims. Silver Silver so named for the lithe and powerful strings his ever present guitar is back In this fifth and most exciting
in the series Manly Wade popular hero is called by the voice of Cry Mountain into a confrontation with his most threatening adversaryThere are a wealth of cryptic stories about Cry Mountai. Elf and allowing his curiosity To Lead Where It lead him where it you re looking for action oriented pulse pounding stories of horror you re in the wrong book Wellman was around 80 when he wrote this book and he s willing to take his time and surround the reader with the atmosphere of the region he loved so well Oh Silver John vanuishes and often ust avoids the evil things lurking in the mountains human and otherwise but he s calm and self effacing and avoids conflict unless it s absolutely necessary Once he s done he s back on the trail again an incarnation. N and as John listens to the tales of eerie hostile animals of brave daredevils who fared up the slopes never to return and hears the enigmatic unnatural keening voice emanating from the mountain his adventuresome spirit is aroused Too curious and intrigued some might say foolhardy to be dissuaded John begins his long perilou.