Fantasy

The Stolen Child

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The Stolen Child By Keith Donohue Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781400096534
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Published: Anchor - May 8th, 2007

The Changeling/Faerie world is with us still! This is the story of the inhabitants of modern day Faerie, and how their influence and the existence of a parallel world accounts for some of our deepest and darkest secrets. Cleverly and thoughtfully written and very engaging, the title of this book is taken from a much loved poem by William Butler Yeats. ~ Reviewed by Karen Frank


Soon I Will be Invincible

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Soon I Will be Invincible By Austin Grossman Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780307279866
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Published: Vintage - June 10th, 2008

A hilarious first novel that will appeal to anyone with even a passing interest in comics. The beauty of the book is that it comes across as a straight faced memoir whose characters just happen to wear capes. It tells the story of Dr Impossible, a super-villain, and the super-heroes assigned to catch him. I was hooked from the first page where Dr Impossible is mulling over the question why does being one of the smartest people in the world automatically mean you have to be evil and end up in jail. ~ Reviewed by Ben Parker


Un Lun Dun

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Un Lun Dun By China Miéville Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780345458445
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Published: Del Rey - January 29th, 2008

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • “Endlessly inventive . . . [a] hybrid of Alice in Wonderland, The Wizard of Oz, and The Phantom Tollbooth.”—Salon

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Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch

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Good Omens: The Nice and Accurate Prophecies of Agnes Nutter, Witch By Neil Gaiman, Terry Pratchett Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780060853983
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Published: William Morrow - November 28th, 2006

The classic collaboration from the internationally bestselling authors Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, now an original series starring Michael Sheen and David Tennant.

Season 2 of Good Omens coming soon!


The Line Between

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The Line Between By Peter S. Beagle Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781892391360
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Published: Tachyon Publications - August 15th, 2006

Wonderful stories by one of my favorite fantasy writers, including, (but not limited to) a story which is the sequel to the author's greatest achievement, The Last Unicorn. There is something about the mixture of humor and pathos in his writing, touching those archetypal chords which make for great fables, myths and fantasy writing. Each story brings its own special kind of poignancy and truth. ~ Reviewed by Karen Frank


The Last Unicorn

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The Last Unicorn By Peter S. Beagle, Patrick Rothfuss (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Peter S. Beagle, Patrick Rothfuss (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780451450524
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Published: Ace - January 1st, 1991

Far and away still my favorite fantasy novel of all time. The drama and tapestry-like quality of the story combine with beauty and poignancy of the archetypal themes to lodge in your heart forever. This is the real thing. ~ Reviewed by Karen Frank


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