By Diane Duane
He New Millennium variation of A Wizard in another country has been revised and edited for its 21st-century readership, and lines new fabric which doesn't look within the unique 1993 variation.
For additional information concerning the New Millennium version updates, please see this posting at DD's blog "Out of Ambit" (http://www.dianeduane.com/outofambit/2012/08/14/out-now-the-new-millennium-edition-of-so-you-want-to-be-a-wizard/).
There's magic around the Atlantic...
Nita's mum and dad are starting to get the concept she and her fellow wizard equipment are "spending a bit an excessive amount of time together". So -- explaining that they need to offer her a bit holiday from wizardry -- they pack Nita off for a month-long stick with her eccentric aunt at her farm in eire. yet this seems to were a nasty flow on Nita's parents' half, due to the fact that eire is much more steeped in magical doings than the United States.
Nita, at the beginning yes that she's going to be bored out of her brain, quickly unearths that the serene fantastic thing about the Irish panorama is devious. The ghosts of guys and beasts and different beings -- together with what appear to be heroes, historic gods, or even the Powers that Be -- confront her at each flip. And her consciousness to strictly wizardly company in this trouble is a little bit distracted through the darkish and edgy Ronan Nolan, a neighborhood youngster wizard with uncomfortable secrets... and an schedule that would probably comprise Nita.
Along with a bunch of Irish wizards either old and young, Nita and equipment (who joins her in eire) are drafted into an more and more determined conflict with the Lone strength in one more of Its many varieties. The struggle is a private one, as regularly -- yet this time there's greater than ordinary at stake, because the historic Enemy of existence makes an attempt to submerge the typical eire in an older, extra harmful one: a spot the place people are fairy stories, and the legends and monsters of Celtic fantasy are a perilous reality....
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