By Diana Wynne Jones
The definitive version of a cult vintage by means of the mythical Diana Wynne Jones.
Imagine that each one fable novels—the ones that includes dragons, knights, wizards, and magic—are set within the comparable position. That position is termed Fantasyland. The difficult consultant to Fantasyland is your go back and forth consultant, a instruction manual to every thing it's possible you'll locate: Evil, the darkish Lord, Stew, Boots (but now not Socks), and what passes for Economics and Ecology. either a hilarious send-up of the cliches of the style and an quintessential advisor for writers, The difficult consultant to Fantasyland has been approximately very unlikely to discover for years. Now this cult vintage is again, and readers can adventure Diana Wynne Jones at her best possible: incisive, humorous, and wildly inventive. this can be the definitive version of the harsh advisor, that includes a brand new map, a completely new layout, and extra fabric written for it through Diana Wynne Jones.
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