The Forest House - Marion Zimmer Bradley

The Forest House

By Marion Zimmer Bradley

  • Release Date: 1994-04-01
  • Genre: Historical
Score: 4
From 28 Ratings


The New York Times bestselling science fiction and fantasy author of the Avalon series introduces the prequel to the beloved and enduring classic The Mists of Avalon in this mesmerizing epic of one woman’s legendary role at a turning point in history.

In a Britain struggling to survive Roman invasion, Eilan is the daughter of a Druidic warleader, gifted with visions and marked by fate to become a priestess of the Forest House.

But fate also led Eilan to Gaius, a soldier of mixed blood, son of the Romans sent to subdue the native British. For Gaius, Eilan felt forbidden love, and her terrible secret will haunt her even as she is anointed as the new High Priestess. With mighty enemies poised to destroy the magic the Forest House shelters, Eilan must trust in the power of the great Goddess to lead her through the treacherous labyrinth of her destiny.


  • The Forest House

    By Marion Zimmer Bradley
    I wanted to purchase this title on iBooks but the description was incorrect, it was of another book. Not sure which book I would get if I ordered it. Hoping this will be fixed so I can write a real review after I read the actual book!