History Literature / TheDragonHoard

29th May '16 9:37:30 PM PaulA
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* BalefulPolymorph:
** Jasleth is cursed to turn into a raven for one hour a day -- and it's a different hour every day, at random, so he never knows when it's about to happen until it does.
** The StoryWithinAStory includes several instances, including a magic ointment that turns people into insects, and an animal that's really a cursed prince (as well as an animal that ''claims'' to be really a cursed prince but turns out to have just been fooling).



* InvoluntaryShapeshifting: Jasleth is cursed to turn into a raven for one hour a day -- and it's a different hour every day, at random, so he never knows when it's about to happen until it does.
29th May '16 9:34:52 PM PaulA
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* DragonsPreferPrincesses: There is a StoryWithinAStory about a princess who is kidnapped by a dragon.
25th May '16 9:32:28 PM PaulA
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* OneSceneTwoMonologues: When Jasleth and Fearless are discussing what to do about the dragon that guards the hoard.

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* OneSceneTwoMonologues: When Jasleth and Fearless are discussing what how to do about deal with the dragon that guards the hoard.hoard, culminating in them both saying "We can't" but meaning two completely different things by it.
25th May '16 8:29:13 PM LeeM
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** Jasleth himself falls foul of the curse for a while. Interestingly, it doesn't nullify his ''other'' curse, so he spends an hour as a stone raven.
11th Sep '15 4:05:52 AM Morgenthaler
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* HowDoYouLikeThemApples: Jasleth gets a (short-lived) job in an apple orchard, hoping to find that one of the apple trees bears magic apples or is an enchanted princess. Much later, he encounters a grove of magic fruit trees that grow fruit made of gold; the varieties mentioned include oranges, plums, damsons and, inevitably, apples.


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* TemptingApple: Jasleth gets a (short-lived) job in an apple orchard, hoping to find that one of the apple trees bears magic apples or is an enchanted princess. Much later, he encounters a grove of magic fruit trees that grow fruit made of gold; the varieties mentioned include oranges, plums, damsons and, inevitably, apples.
24th Apr '14 7:09:47 PM SciFiMs
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* RavensAndCrows: see above, under Involuntary Shapeshifting
26th Apr '13 2:16:31 AM PaulA
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''The Dragon Hoard'' is a fantasy novel, TanithLee's first, and a FracturedFairyTale retelling the story of Jason and Medea -- kind of.

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''The Dragon Hoard'' is a fantasy novel, TanithLee's Creator/TanithLee's first, and a FracturedFairyTale retelling the story of Jason and Medea -- kind of.
16th Mar '13 4:09:15 PM Xtifr
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'''''The Dragon Hoard''''' is a fantasy novel, TanithLee's first, and a FracturedFairyTale retelling the story of Jason and Medea -- kind of.

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'''''The ''The Dragon Hoard''''' Hoard'' is a fantasy novel, TanithLee's first, and a FracturedFairyTale retelling the story of Jason and Medea -- kind of.
20th Jan '13 5:36:41 PM PaulA
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* DragonHoard: Obviously.

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* DragonHoard: Obviously. The trope is also parodied in a story-within-the-story that includes a dragon who can't hoard gold because he's allergic to it.
19th Jan '13 10:27:06 AM LordGro
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* DragonHoard: Obviously.
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