Synopses & Reviews
This witty and charming collection of ten short fantasies includes a story, set in the Enchanted Forest, about Queen Cimorene's Frying Pan of Doom; a zany yarn about a magical blue chipmunk with a passion for chestnuts; and an eerie tale of a caliph who turns his vizier's daughter into a wolf.
"A well-crafted anthology with several selections suited for reading aloud."--Booklist
"High entertainment . . . amusing and witty."--The ALAN Review
"Varied and satisfying."--Kirkus Reviews
"A road map to enchantment . . . clever and inventive."--The Bulletin
Ten magical short stories by a beloved fantasy author
About the Author
PATRICIA C. WREDE has written many novels, including Sorcery and Cecelia or The Enchanted Chocolate Pot and The Grand Tour coauthored with Caroline Stevermer, as well as the four books in her own series, the Enchanted Forest Chronicles. She lives near Minneapolis, Minnesota.