Synopses & Reviews
Rest and relaxation that's what Nita thinks she's going to get when her little sister, Dairine, signs her up for a wizardly cultural exchange program, sending Nita and her partner-wizard Kit halfway across the galaxy over spring break.
But nothing about wizardry not even vacation is ever quite that simple.
Back home, Dairine and her dad have to cope with their side of the exchange: three young wizards who've just moved in and are eager to start experiencing a strange alien culture...Earth.
"A great series that only gets better. Essential for libraries that already own the series, and those that don't should buy all the books." KLIATT
"[T]he lively cast will carry patient readers through situations that are, in turn, hilarious and scary." Booklist
"The story is...lighter than the preceding books, which should appeal to a much wider audience, both in age and in gender. Readers interested in books about wizards will appreciate one that offers not only a serious consideration of the use of magic but also its users." VOYA
Rest and relaxation that's what Nita thinks she's going to get when she and her partner-wizard Kit go on a wizardly "cultural exchange" program. But nothing about wizardry not even vacation is ever quite that simple!
The seventh book in the Young Wizards series now in paperback!
The seventh book in the Young Wizards series--now in paperback!
About the Author
Diane Duane is the author of more then twenty science fiction and fantasy novels, among them the eight books in the Young Wizards series. She lives in rural Ireland.
Table of Contents
That Getaway Urge
Dealing with Unforeseen Circumstances
Planning Your Trip
On the Road
Customs and Other Formalities
Taking in the Sights
Disruption of Services
Areas to Avoid