The Rats of Hamelin: A Piper's Tale - eBook  -     By: Adam McCune, Keith McCune
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Moody Publishers / 2005 / ePub

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The Rats of Hamelin blends history and fantasy to reshape the legend of the pied piper. After six years as a piper's apprentice, Hannes sets out on a mission that will make him a master in the guild. His orders seem simple enough: rid Hamelin of a plague of rats and use the reward money for a charitable cause. Simple indeed, until he discovers that the real rats of Hamelin aren't the ones scurrying underfoot. Every step he takes comes down to deceptively simple choice: when to show mercy...and when to bring justice.

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Format: DRM Protected ePub
Vendor: Moody Publishers
Publication Date: 2005
ISBN: 9781575676951
ISBN-13: 9781575676951
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"In that scented, touch-filled Pipeworld, where notes speak clear as words, where connections are thick and countless, I felt the chaining up and circling together of other traces in my head. And as the Pipe amplified all sounds and souls, including mine, I heard my mind echoing: the mission is dead- No rat-kill, no reward, no liberation. No home, no Hofmanns, no Klara- It was all an illusion." The Rats of Hamelin blends history and fantasy to reshape the hazy legend of the pied piper. After six years as a piper's apprentice, Hannes sets out on the mission that will make him a master in the guild. His orders seem simple enough: rid Hamelin of a plague of rats and use the reward money for a charitable cause. Simple indeed, until he discovers that the real rats of Hamelin aren't the ones scurrying underfoot. Unsure who to count among his friends- the mayor's beautiful daughter, generous businessman, a precocious little girl? Hannes struggles against deadly enemies and thoughtless allies. Every step he takes comes down to a deceptively simple choice: when to show mercy and when to bring justice. Readers will be thrilled with this first novel by Adam and Keith McCune. This father-son team bring a wealth of linguistic and literary knowledge to bear on their retelling of the famous Pied Piper fairy tale. The story naturally lends itself to reflection on the themes of law and mercy, as well as the sometimes-complex nature of the relationship between fathers and sons.

Author Bio

ADAM MCCUNE was raised in the Philippines, Russia, and the United States. He graduated from Wheaton College in 2006 where he studied English. Involved in creative writing for years, Adam co-authored The Rats of Hamelin: A Piper's Tale with his father, Keith. Adam lives in Carol Stream, Illinois.

KEITH McCUNE (Ph.D., University of Michigan) has been a missionary with TEAM (The Evangelical Alliance Mission) for over twenty years and is currently helping to plant a church in Odessa, Ukraine. He and his wife, Grace, have translated Scriptures in the Philippines, trained leaders in the former Soviet Union, and planted churches in Dagestan and Krasnodar, Russia. Keith is co-author of The Rats of Hamelin: A Piper¿s Tale with his son, Adam, and has published articles in professional journals. His poetry has won the Wyckoff-Yulee prize awarded by the University of Virginia. Keith and Grace reside in Carol Stream, Illinois.

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