History Creator / PatriciaCWrede

6th Dec '17 8:02:49 PM dlchen145
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Patricia C. Wrede is an American fantasy writer whose works include the Literature/EnchantedForestChronicles.

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Patricia C. Collins Wrede (born March 27, 1953) is an American fantasy writer whose works include the Literature/EnchantedForestChronicles.
21st Dec '16 8:01:18 PM PaulA
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* ''Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd''

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* ''Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd''"Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd"
20th Dec '16 6:05:39 AM Phoenixion
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* "Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd"

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* "Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd"''Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd''



* ''Franchise/StarWars Episode III'': ''Film/RevengeOfTheSith'' - She wrote a {{novelization}} of it, a "junior novelization" essentially, though not specifically labeled as such.

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* ''Franchise/StarWars ''Star Wars Episode III'': ''Film/RevengeOfTheSith'' - She wrote a {{novelization}} of it, a "junior novelization" essentially, though not specifically labeled as such.
1st Jun '16 8:58:57 PM PaulA
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1st Jun '16 8:57:52 PM PaulA
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* "Literature/TheSixtyTwoCursesOfCaliphArenschadd"



* ArabianNightsDays: "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd" is set in an unnamed fantasy land with Arabian Nights trappings.



* BenevolentMageRuler: Caliph Arenschadd in "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd" is a wizard. His rule is mostly benevolent apart from his tendency to put curses on people when he loses his temper, and even that is generally regarded as better than, say, chopping people's heads off, since none of the curses are lethal and most are more annoying than really harmful.



* {{Curse}}: "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd" features a variety of imaginative examples.
* CurseThatCures: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", a curse is used to cure [[spoiler:another curse--Tumpkin realizes the family's curse-induced lycanthropy can be cured by inciting the Caliph to curse them with something else, since the Caliph's curses only work one at a time]].



* KingIncognito: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the vizier's daughter befriends a boy she meets in the palace garden and assumes is one of the pages. He turns out to be the son of the Caliph.
* OneCurseLimit: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", [[spoiler:the cure for the unbreakable curse the family is under turns out to be having a different curse put on them, which displaces the first]].
* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the protagonist meets a boy who's reluctant to tell her his real name, so she dubs him 'Tumpkin' on the grounds that she has to call him ''something''. At the end of the story, she finds out who he really is, but the audience doesn't get to learn his real name, because she keeps calling him by the name they became friends by.



* SenseFreak: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", people who are cursed to turn into wolves are immediately enthralled with the awesome sensations of hearing and smell.
* SmartPeopleWearGlasses: Tumpkin in "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd".
6th Apr '16 12:09:26 AM PaulA
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* ArabianNightsDays: "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd" is set in an unnamed fantasy land with Arabian Nights trappings.



* BenevolentMageRuler: Caliph Arenschadd in "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd" is a wizard. His rule is mostly benevolent apart from his tendency to put curses on people when he loses his temper, and even that is generally regarded as better than, say, chopping people's heads off, since none of the curses are lethal and most are more annoying than really harmful.



* CurseThatCures: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", a curse is used to cure [[spoiler:another curse--a local boy realizes the family's curse-induced lycanthropy can be cured by inciting the Caliph to curse them with something else, since there's a limit on how many curses one person can have at a time]].

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* CurseThatCures: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", a curse is used to cure [[spoiler:another curse--a local boy curse--Tumpkin realizes the family's curse-induced lycanthropy can be cured by inciting the Caliph to curse them with something else, since there's a limit on how many the Caliph's curses only work one person can have at a time]].



* KingIncognito: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the vizier's daughter befriends a boy she assumes is the son of some court official or servant. He turns out to be the son and heir of the Caliph himself.

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* KingIncognito: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the vizier's daughter befriends a boy she meets in the palace garden and assumes is one of the son of some court official or servant. pages. He turns out to be the son and heir of the Caliph himself.Caliph.


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* OnlyKnownByTheirNickname: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the protagonist meets a boy who's reluctant to tell her his real name, so she dubs him 'Tumpkin' on the grounds that she has to call him ''something''. At the end of the story, she finds out who he really is, but the audience doesn't get to learn his real name, because she keeps calling him by the name they became friends by.


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* SmartPeopleWearGlasses: Tumpkin in "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd".
5th Apr '16 11:24:46 PM PaulA
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* ''Literature/{{Liavek}}'' series - a shared setting to which Wrede contributed several stories


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* CurseThatCures: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", a curse is used to cure [[spoiler:another curse--a local boy realizes the family's curse-induced lycanthropy can be cured by inciting the Caliph to curse them with something else, since there's a limit on how many curses one person can have at a time]].


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* KingIncognito: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", the vizier's daughter befriends a boy she assumes is the son of some court official or servant. He turns out to be the son and heir of the Caliph himself.
* OneCurseLimit: In "The Sixty-Two Curses of Caliph Arenschadd", [[spoiler:the cure for the unbreakable curse the family is under turns out to be having a different curse put on them, which displaces the first]].
5th Apr '16 10:34:40 PM PaulA
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* ''Literature/CruelSisters'' - a short story from ''The Book of Enchantments"

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* ''Literature/CruelSisters'' - a short story from ''The Book of Enchantments"Enchantments''



* FamilyUnfriendlyDeath: In "Cruel Sisters", as in the ballad it's based on.



** "Cruel Sisters", a retelling of [[Literature/ChildBallads Child Ballad #10, "The Twa Sisters"]].
5th Apr '16 8:53:12 PM Jayalaw
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* ''Literature/CruelSisters'' - a short story from ''The Book of Enchantments"
29th Aug '13 12:05:34 AM PaulA
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* HistoricalFantasy: Several, including an adaptation of ''Literature/SnowWhiteAndRoseRed''.

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* HistoricalFantasy: Several, including ''Snow White and Rose Red'', an adaptation of ''Literature/SnowWhiteAndRoseRed''.[[Literature/SnowWhiteAndRoseRed the fairy tale of the same name]].
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