Old School Wednesdays is a weekly Book Smuggler feature. We came up with the idea towards the end of 2012, when both Ana and Thea were feeling exhausted from the never-ending inundation of New and …
Well three of you asked for Chrestomanci art (haha)
So here’s the first batch? Just some adult Christopher putting on gloves and making fun of someone. Also young Christopher at no particular moment in the story? Just after he’s died in a dream or something.
Looks from Books: Fashion Inspired by Howl’s Moving Castle has been published on http://www.plantoworld.com/2014/01/30/looks-from-books-fashion-inspired-by-howls-moving-castle/
Looks from Books: Fashion Inspired by Howl’s Moving Castle
Welcome to the latest edition of Looks from Books,…
Renowned children’s fantasy and science-fiction author with a dedicated following
Three years ago today. Oh, Diana, how you are missed.
People seem to think that just because a person’s female and pretty, they’re not supposed to do magic and they’re supposed to stay at home and have babies and be obedient and be married to a—THAT man! Why is that? Why? How would YOU like it, Mr. Olaf, if I shut you up in a house for the rest of your life and made you marry an OGRESS?
-pg164, Year of the Griffin by Diana Wynne Jones
How can you not love that speech?
Paperback, 234 pages Published October 5th 2006 by Firebird Source: Purchased Synopsis: Imagine that all fantasy novelsâthe ones featuring dragons, knights, wizards, and magicâare set in the same p…
Note that the Firebird edition is definitive; the earlier DAW edition (US) and any of the UK editions are not the real article.