A Wizard Abroad (Young Wizards, Book 4) (International by Diane Duane

By Diane Duane

Younger Wizards publication four: There's magic around the Atlantic!

Nita's ma and pa 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 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 flow on Nita's parents' half, given that eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.

Nita, before everything convinced 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, old 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 another of Its many varieties. The struggle is a private one, as consistently -- yet this time there's greater than traditional at stake, because the historical 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 fantasy are a perilous reality....

About this variation: This 2011 foreign version follows the textual content of the U.S. SF booklet membership first variation (1993) and the next US paperbacks from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. it's available to buy by way of readers outdoor the U.S. and Canada

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