Synopses & Reviews
Gloha is the only creature of her kind in all the world of Xanth, the beautiful offspring of a chance mating between a harpy and a goblin. As she grew to womanhood, she wondered where where she would find the one true love with whom she could share her life.
So, naturally, she sets off to find the Good Magician Humfrey to ask him for an Answer to the riddle of her heart's desire. But hUmfrey, for mysterious reason of his own, propels her instead on a perilous quest in search of truth, friendship, and, just possibly, happiness.
"Fans of the author's trademark humor will relish [Harpy Thyme
], the latest jaunt through the wacky world of ; new readers too will enjoy the fun."--Publishers Weekly
"Harpy Thyme is another of Piers frothy and frivolously fantasy novels about the land of , where puns and playfulness reign supreme."--The Toronto Star
The new Xanth novel by the bestselling author of the "Incantations of Immortality" series. In this classic Xanth adventure, a young Harpy girl challenges the Good Magician Humfrey to answer her question and launch her on a quest to find true love. "Fans of the author's trademark humor will relish the latest jaunt through the wacky world of Xanth; new readers will enjoy the fun".-- Publisher's Weekly.
About the Author
Piers Anthony is one of the world's most popular fantasy authors and a New York Times bestseller twenty-one times over. His Xanth novels have been read and loved by millions of readers around the world. In addition to his bestselling Xanth books, Anthony is the author of a series of historical fantasies called The Geodyssey, that makes the broad sweep of human history into very personal stories. Piers Anthony has a devoted fan following, and he daily receives hundreds of letters and emails from them. Piers Anthony lives in Inverness, Florida.