“A magical story full of humor and heart.” —Katherine Applegate, Newbery-winning author The One Only Ivan For fans Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom comes an offbeat, comedic spin on the Excalibur legend told from point view a talking dog who wants be magician! Meet Nosewise. He’s spunky. curious. And he’s can’t understand why his pack mates Merlin Morgana spend all day practicing magic tricks. If it’s trick they want, ask! He can already Sit!, Stay!, Roll Over! But there’s no way Nosewise is Stay!ing when master best friend, Merlin, kidnapped. There’s nothing won’t do get back, even if it means facing strange Fae people their magic-eating worms, or tangling with mysterious Sword in Stone. may take more than sniffing out spell it! Nosewise’s hilarious escapades steadfast loyalty him companions through King Arthur’s Dark Ages. “An entertaining adventure magic” –Booklist “A delightful fantasy, perfect for fairy tales, legends, dogs.” –School Library Journal ingenious entirely credible (at least lovers will agree this) twist familiar tale.” –Kirkus Reviews “Nosewise one silliest narrators around.” —The Bulletin
For fans of The Hero’s Guide to Saving Your Kingdom comes an offbeat, comedic spin on the Holy Grail legend as told by lovable Nosewise–talking dog and wizard-in-training! magical realm Avalon has gone dogs–well, one dog. Nosewise, hilarious talking pup wizard-in-training, can wield powers untold…but he yet master powerful sword Excalibur. This still some new tricks learn. But Lord Oberon’s evil worms threaten eat all magic in existence. Nosewise his pack, street urchin Arthur, sorceress Morgana, beloved Merlin, must find Grail, item that save them all. only problem: goblet is hidden legendary castle Camelot–which been missing for centuries! Worse, Queen Mab, sovereign dreams, planning havoc her own. As naps turn nightmares, will have rely smarts snout, or days be over! Popular author Eric Kahn Gale returns with a fast-paced fantasy adventure stands out from pack!
From a New York Times–bestselling author: A wizard must return from his Earthly exile when lover, computer programmer, is kidnapped by an otherworldly evil. Joanna Sheraton in love with wizard. Once ordinary Californian her life was upended she first taken across the Void to world of magic, where evil mage threatened destroy that and ours. With help Antryg, brilliant who quickly stole heart, learned navigate strange other land saved universe destruction. When sinister king sentenced lover death, they fled back Earth, live quietly under California sun. But their troubles have followed them. stranger dressed wizard’s garb kidnaps Joanna, Antryg gives pursuit Void. What he finds once again peril, give aid Wizard’s Council condemned him if ever see again. This ebook features illustrated biography Barbara Hambly, including rare photos never-before-seen documents author’s personal collection.