Magic Kingdom For Sale Sold

Titre : Magic Kingdom For Sale Sold
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780748118199
Libération : 2010-02-04

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Landover was a genuine magic kingdom, complete with fairy folk and wizardry, just as the advertisement had promised. But after he purchased it for a million dollars, Ben Holiday discovered that there were a few details the ad had failed to mention... Such as the fact that the kingdom is falling into ruin. The barons refuse to recognize a king and taxes haven't been collected for years. The dragon, Strabo, is laying waste to the countryside, while the evil witch, Nightshade, is plotting to destroy no less than everything. And if that weren't enough for a prospective king to deal with, Ben soon learns that the Iron Mark, terrible lord of the demons, has challenged all pretenders to the throne of Landover to a duel to the death - a duel no mere mortal can hope to win. But Ben Holiday has one human trait that even magic can't overcome. Ben Holiday is stubborn.

Magic Kingdom for Sale Sold

Titre : Magic Kingdom for Sale Sold
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Del Rey
ISBN-13 : 0307538087
Libération : 2008-12-18

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After Ben Holiday purchased Landover, he discovered the magic kingdom had some problems. The Barons refused to recognize a king and the peasants were without hope. To make matters worse, Ben learned that he had to duel to the death with the Iron Mask, the terrible lord of the demons--a duel which no human could hope to win.... From the Paperback edition.

The Magic Kingdom of Landover Volume 1

Titre : The Magic Kingdom of Landover Volume 1
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Del Rey
ISBN-13 : 0345516737
Libération : 2009-08-18

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Capture the fantasy, thrills, and far-flung adventure of the first three novels in Terry Brooks’s enchanting Magic Kingdom of Landover series–now for the first time in one gripping volume. Chicago lawyer Ben Holiday can’t fathom what lies ahead when he purchases Landover–a magical kingdom of chivalry and sorcery–from Meeks, the mysterious seller who placed the ad. Weary and jaded, Ben clings to the ad’s promise: “Escape into your dreams.” But Landover is not the enchanted idyll he expected. The kingdom is in ruin. The barons refuse to recognize Ben as King, a dragon is decimating the countryside, and a demon lord has challenged any prospective ruler to a fatal duel. To make matters worse, the Paladin, renowned champion of the Kings of Landover, seems to be merely a legend. Ben’s only allies are a bumbling court magician, a talking dog turned court scribe, and the beautiful Willow, who is part girl, part tree. With his friends in tow, Ben sets out to claim the throne. But when Meeks decides he wants Landover back, Ben will face supernatural foes of every stripe to prove himself worthy of the kingship. The question is: Can he survive? From the Trade Paperback edition.

Wizard At Large

Titre : Wizard At Large
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780748118212
Libération : 2010-02-04

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Ben Holiday, the High Lord of Landover, is back in his rightful place. The evil wizard Meeks has finally been dealt with, and all seems well with the world. But, even in a Magic Kingdom, peace never lasts long. It was all Questor Thews' fault, really - whether the inept Court Wizard would like to admit it or not. His bumbling attempt to return Abernathy from the body of a dog to his original human form, resulted in the Court Scribe being transported to Earth, to be replaced by a multi-coloured bottle. Furthermore, Abernathy was wearing the High Lord's medallion at the time, without which Ben's powers are drastically reduced. Ben and Willow set out to find Abernathy, which means following him to Earth. Which means leaving Questor in charge. And that's when things start to go horribly wrong. . .

The Black Unicorn

Titre : The Black Unicorn
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Hachette UK
ISBN-13 : 9780748118205
Libération : 2010-02-04

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An outcast king fights for his throne! A year has passed since Ben Holiday bought the Magic Kingdom and claimed the throne despite the machinations of the wizard Meeks. Three loyal friends had come to his aid: the incompetent Court Wizard, Questor Thews; the court scribe, Abernathy, a talking dog; and the lovely willow, who was sometimes a tree. Now Ben dreamt of a former partner, Miles Bennett, in grave trouble. But when he returned to Earth, Miles was in the best of spirits. His home-coming to Landover was shattered by the disappearance of Willow and the partial destruction of Questor's books of magic. Not only that, no one seemed to recognise Ben himself. And Meeks had taken on Ben's appearance, and the role of king. Ben Holiday and his kingdom were in deep trouble.

Tangle Box

Titre : Tangle Box
Auteur : Terry Brooks
Éditeur : Del Rey
ISBN-13 : 0307570738
Libération : 2009-07-29

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OH, WHAT A TANGLED WEB... Everything should have been quiet and pleasant for Ben Holiday, the former Chicago lawyer who became sovereign of the Magic Kingdom of Landover. But it wasn't. Horris Kew, conjurer, confidence-man, and trickster, had returned to Landover from Ben's own world. Alas, Horris had not returned of his own volition--he had been sent by the Gorse, a sorcerer of great evil, whom Horris had unwittingly freed from the magic Tangle Box, where it had long ago been imprisoned by the fairy folk. Now it had returned to enslave those who had once dared condemn it. But first, it would rid Landover of all who could stand in its way... Soon Ben found himself imprisoned within the gloom of the Tangle Box, lost in its mists and its labyrinthine ways. The only one who could free Ben from the Tangle Box was the lady Willow. But she had disappeared, was gone from Landover on a mysterious mission of her own.... From the Paperback edition.

Source of Magic

Titre : Source of Magic
Auteur : Piers Anthony
Éditeur : Del Rey
ISBN-13 : 0345454316
Libération : 2002-03-26

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Ordered by King Trent to determine the source of Xanth's magic, Bink and his companions were harried by an unseen enemy determined to thwart them. When even their protector turned against them, Blink still managed to reach his goal and carry out the King's orders...but the king did not expect Blink's next act--to destroy utterly the magic of Xanth! From the Paperback edition.

Spinning Disney s World

Titre : Spinning Disney s World
Auteur : Charles Ridgway
Éditeur :
ISBN-13 : PSU:000063166552
Libération : 2007-01

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A Society of American Travel Writers member and more than four-decade publicist for Disney recounts his long-standing career with the Magic Kingdom, a time during which he orchestrated such activities as the training of Peking ducks for Donald's fiftieth birthday celebration and the opening of parks in Orlando, Paris, and Hong Kong.

Inside the Magic Kingdom

Titre : Inside the Magic Kingdom
Auteur : Thomas K. Connellan
Éditeur : Peak Performance PressInc
ISBN-13 : UOM:49015002826288
Libération : 1997

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Now an insider takes you inside the incredible Disney service culture and presents simple, powerful concepts in a fun, memorable way.

Dragon Wing

Titre : Dragon Wing
Auteur : Margaret Weis
Éditeur : Spectra
ISBN-13 : 0307483991
Libération : 2008-12-24

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Preeminent storytellers Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman have redefined epic fantasy. Since the publication of their Dragonlance series, millions of readers have enjoyed their imaginative world-building, rich characterization, and intricate storylines. Now these bestsellingauthors bring their talents to one of the most innovative fantasy creations ever in Dragon Wing, the first volume in The Death Gate Cycle. From the Paperback edition.