By Diane Duane
Younger Wizards publication four: There's magic around the Atlantic!
Nita's ma and pa are commencing to get the concept that she and her fellow wizard package are "spending a bit an excessive amount of time together". So -- explaining that they wish to provide her a bit holiday from wizardry -- they pack Nita off for a month-long stick with her eccentric aunt at her farm in eire. yet this seems to were a foul circulation on Nita's parents' half, in view that eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.
Nita, at the start definite that she's going to be bored out of her brain, quickly unearths that the serene fantastic thing about the Irish panorama is dishonest. The ghosts of guys and beasts and different beings -- together with what appear to be heroes, historic gods, or even the Powers that Be -- confront her at each turn.
Along with a bunch of Irish wizards, Nita and gear (who joins her in eire) visit conflict with the Lone energy in one more of Its many kinds. The struggle is a private one, as regularly -- yet this time there's greater than traditional at stake, because the old Enemy of existence makes an attempt to submerge the standard eire in an older, extra harmful one: a spot the place humans are fairy stories, and the legends and monsters of Celtic delusion are a dangerous reality....
About this variation: This 2011 foreign version follows the textual content of the united states SF booklet membership first variation (1993) and the next US paperbacks from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. it really is in the stores by means of readers open air the united states and Canada
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There's magic around the Atlantic. ..
Nita's ma and pa are commencing to get the concept she and her fellow wizard equipment are "spending a bit an excessive amount of time together". So -- explaining that they need to provide her a bit holiday from wizardry -- they pack Nita off for a month-long stick with her eccentric aunt at her farm in eire. yet this seems to were a nasty movement on Nita's parents' half, for the reason that eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.
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Along with a gaggle of Irish wizards either old and young, Nita and gear (who joins her in eire) are drafted into an more and more determined conflict with the Lone energy in one more of Its many varieties. The struggle is a private one, as continually -- yet this time there's greater than traditional at stake, because the old Enemy of lifestyles makes an attempt to submerge the typical eire in an older, extra risky one: a spot the place humans are fairy stories, and the legends and monsters of Celtic fantasy are a perilous truth. .. .
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