The Wolf of Tebron

Author: C. S. Lakin

Genre: Young Adult/Fantasy/Allegory

Series: Gates of Heaven #1

A young blacksmith must undertake a perilous journey to the four ends of the world to rescue his wife, who is held captive by the Moon. Along the way, he befriends a powerful wolf who encourages, protects, and ultimately sacrifices his life to save his human friend. A stirring allegory of God’s love in classic fairy tale tradition.

This book was FANTASTIC. Well-written, well-paced, humorous, wise, exciting, and enthralling. Not to mention the eye-candy book cover is just GORGEOUS.  C. S. Lakin incorporated quotes from C. S. Lewis, G. K. Chesterton, and more amazing authors through the wolf’s ‘wise sayings’ – this greatly added to the book for me.

This is a splendid, reversed-retelling of “East of the Sun, West of the Moon” – with plenty of godly wisdom thrown in. There is nothing objectionable;  no inappropriate content, one of those classics good for young AND old audiences!

Ages: 1-92

5 out of 5 stars

Book curtosy of Living Ink Books

One response to “The Wolf of Tebron

  1. Yes!!! Sounds great!!! I’ve heard about the book before, but have been wondering FOREVER what it was . . . all I heard was something about, ‘the moon capturing a guy’s wife.’ It sounded kinda strange . . . ;)

    Great review!!

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