So You Want to Be a Wizard is the first book in the Young Wizards series currently consisting of eleven books by Diane Duane. It was written in 1982 and published in the next year.
So You Want to Be a Wizard is the first book in the Young Wizards series currently consisting of eleven books by Diane Duane. The plot follows Nita Callahan, a thirteen-year-old girl who discovers a book titled So You Want to Be a Wizard while hiding from bullies in a library. She brings the book home with her and discovers that it is about the art of wizardry.
Home Diane Duane So You Want to Be a Wizard A wizard's business is to conserve energy-to keep it from being wasted.
Home Diane Duane So You Want to Be a Wizard. So You Want to Be a Wizard, . 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21. Table of Contents. Nita had gone through every book in the place when she was younger, reading everything in sight-fiction and nonfiction alike, fairy tales, science books, horse stories, dog stories, music books, art books, even the encyclopedias. A wizard's business is to conserve energy-to keep it from being wasted.
I’m pretty sure this is my third time rereading it, and I enjoy it just as much - if not more - each time. So You Want to Be a Wizard defies age categorization. The protagonist, Nita, is thirteen, and from the outside, everything about the book seems to fit neatly into the middle grade category.
Diane Duane has a knack for creating worlds that you wish you could go to as well, or scenes that play out very .
When I was a boy, the Young Wizards series first taught me what it felt like to be so thoroughly caught up in a story that I could feel the energy in every word, and I forgot to breathe when turning the pages. Years later I'm nearing my thirties, and a sense of nostalgia prompted me to hunt these books down again.
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Young Wizards AU, prequel to "Gambit. In which wizards Jacques and Dawn meet for the first time, and work together despite beginning to clash. So You Want to be a Person of Assorted Magic-Wielding Profession? by Goonlalagoon. Fandoms: Young Wizards - Diane Duane, Discworld - Terry Pratchett. No Archive Warnings Apply.
The Young Wizards Series. So You Want to Be a Wizard.
Whether you’ve purchased just one o. t Entertainment Weekly: a very nice shout-out. The Young Wizards Series. In a collection of 10 Books You’ve Probably Never Read, But Should, the whole series is singled out. (So to speak. Rowling rescued Harry Potter from his cupboard under the stairs, Dian. izardry and the helicopter parent.
Book IV. Diane Duane. We want you to take a break from each other for a while. Now I want you to promise m. Nita let out a long breath. Her mother had her, and knew she did; for a wizard's promise had to be kept.
Therefore there are wizards-to handle them. The book in her hand seemed to prickle a little, as if it were impatient to be read. A wizard’s business is to conserve energy-to keep it from being wasted. On the simplest level this includes such unmagical-looking actions as paying one’s bills on time, turning off the lights when you go out, and supporting the people around you in getting their lives to work. It also includes a great deal more. She started jogging toward home, taking a circuitous route-up Washington from Rose Avenue, then through town along Nassau Road and down East Clinton, a path meant to confound pursuit.
Young Wizards is a series of young adult science fiction books by Diane Duane. They follow Nita and Kit, a fourteen year old girl and a twelve year old boy who discover that they are wizards. Reading one book is like eating one potato chip," she said. In Life's name and for Life's sake, I say that I will use the Art for nothing but the service of that Life. I will guard growth and ease pain
Author: Diane Duane
Category: Young Adult and teen
Subcategory: Science Fiction & Fantasy
Publisher: Doubleday; 1st Ed. edition (October 1, 1983)
Pages: 226 pages
ePUB size: 1380 kb
FB2 size: 1319 kb
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