By Diane Duane
A set of 3 brief tales within the younger Wizard's sequence, initially released individually. this is often the eBooks Direct model (DRM unfastened, released by way of the author).
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What occurs among ebook nine of the younger Wizards sequence, A Wizard of Mars, and the drawing close ebook 10, video games Wizards Play? Diane Duane solutions the query during this quantity, accumulating jointly the 3 canonical works that represent a "transitional trilogy" among books nine and 10 -- a 150,000-word extravaganza of untold stories to assist retain you going till the 10th ebook comes out in February 2016.
Interim Errantry contains:
The novella no longer On My Patch, the story of an strange Halloween within the younger Wizards' local, that includes overage Trick Or Treating, suburban zombies, and the assault of the Killer Pumpkins.
The novelette How wonderful Are Thy Branches, a holiday-themed younger Wizards tale within which an alien wizard who seems to be much like a Christmas tree will get the reward he desires such a lot -- -- and a memorable get together and sleepover are just a bit of disrupted by way of a superblizzard and an incursion of otherworldly ghosts.
And eventually, the hot unique younger Wizards novel Lifeboats, the story of a far off international threatened by way of unavoidable doom, an intervention that takes millions of Earth's wizards, old and young, into harm's manner, and a Valentine's Day that completely doesn't cross as planned...
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