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By Diane Duane

He New Millennium variation of A Wizard overseas has been revised and edited for its 21st-century readership, and contours new fabric which doesn't look within the unique 1993 version.

For additional info concerning the New Millennium variation updates, please see this posting at DD's blog "Out of Ambit" (http://www.dianeduane.com/outofambit/2012/08/14/out-now-the-new-millennium-edition-of-so-you-want-to-be-a-wizard/).

There's magic around the Atlantic...
Nita's mum and dad are starting 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 nasty circulate on Nita's parents' half, in view that eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.

Nita, at first definite that she's going to be bored out of her brain, quickly reveals that the serene fantastic thing about the Irish panorama is devious. The ghosts of fellows and beasts and different beings -- together with what appear to be heroes, historical gods, or even the Powers that Be -- confront her at each flip. And her consciousness to strictly wizardly company in this main issue is a bit distracted by means of the darkish and edgy Ronan Nolan, a neighborhood youngster wizard with uncomfortable secrets... and an schedule that would potentially contain Nita.

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 yet one more of Its many types. The struggle is a private one, as regularly -- yet this time there's greater than traditional at stake, because the historical Enemy of lifestyles makes an attempt to submerge the typical eire in an older, extra harmful one: a spot the place people are fairy stories, and the legends and monsters of Celtic fable are a perilous reality....

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A Wizard Abroad (Young Wizards, Book 4) (New Millennium Edition)

He New Millennium version of A Wizard overseas has been revised and edited for its 21st-century readership, and contours new fabric which doesn't look within the unique 1993 variation.

For additional information concerning the New Millennium variation updates, please see this posting at DD's web publication "Out of Ambit" (http://www. dianeduane. com/outofambit/2012/08/14/out-now-the-new-millennium-edition-of-so-you-want-to-be-a-wizard/).

There's magic around the Atlantic. ..
Nita's mum and dad are starting 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 offer 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 movement on Nita's parents' half, due to the fact eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.

Nita, in the beginning definite that she's going to be bored out of her brain, quickly unearths that the serene great thing about the Irish panorama is dishonest. The ghosts of fellows and beasts and different beings -- together with what appear to be heroes, historical gods, or even the Powers that Be -- confront her at each flip. And her realization to strictly wizardly company in this quandary is just a little distracted by means of the darkish and edgy Ronan Nolan, a neighborhood youngster wizard with uncomfortable secrets and techniques. .. and an schedule that may very likely comprise Nita.

Along with a gaggle of Irish wizards either old and young, Nita and equipment (who joins her in eire) are drafted into an more and more determined conflict with the Lone strength in yet one more of Its many types. The struggle is a private one, as continuously -- yet this time there's greater than ordinary at stake, because the historical Enemy of lifestyles makes an attempt to submerge the standard eire in an older, extra risky one: a spot the place humans are fairy stories, and the legends and monsters of Celtic delusion are a perilous fact. .. .

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Think! Think! I definitely see something moving toward me. A dark shape in the fog—low, limping, searching. I spin a quarter turn to my left—and there’s another disturbance in the mist… or three… or six. This could be the end for sure. Another quarter turn—the portal’s got to be in front of me, or maybe just a bit to the left — There—I can feel something, or… Ooomf. I’m on the ground. On my back. Without my breath. Then I hear fabric tearing. My shirt? My eyes are open, but all I can make out are the terrible shapes, figures made of flesh but also smoke.

Close the courtyard exits. ” Whit grabs a gray hat off a passing businessman and plunks it down on my head. “Tuck your hair in, quick,” he says. I’m doing just that when a policeman spots me. He’s a couple of dozen yards away. Now he’s grabbing for the whistle at the end of a cord around his neck… and he’ll soon have the attention of every soldier in the plaza. Not to mention that of The One, whom I hate to mention. But then a small black figure leaps up and knocks the policeman down flat on his rear.

I can’t find it—there’s just this cold, damp fog everywhere. They’re getting even closer. I can feel their cold and smell their mustiness. Think! Think! Think! I definitely see something moving toward me. A dark shape in the fog—low, limping, searching. I spin a quarter turn to my left—and there’s another disturbance in the mist… or three… or six. This could be the end for sure. Another quarter turn—the portal’s got to be in front of me, or maybe just a bit to the left — There—I can feel something, or… Ooomf.

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