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So You Want to Be a Wizard - Diane Duane
So You Want to Be a Wizard
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Long before wizards were a fixture on the bestseller lists, Kit and Nita were working magic with readers of all ages. In honor of the twentieth anniversary of the Young Wizards series, So You Want to Be a Wizard is now available in a deluxe hardcover edition, featuring a new afterword from Diane... show more
Long before wizards were a fixture on the bestseller lists, Kit and Nita were working magic with readers of all ages. In honor of the twentieth anniversary of the Young Wizards series, So You Want to Be a Wizard is now available in a deluxe hardcover edition, featuring a new afterword from Diane Duane as well as the hard-to-find Kit and Nita short story "Uptown Local."
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780152047382 (0152047387)
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
Series: Young Wizards (#1)
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Linda78
Linda78 rated it
5.0 So You Want to Stomp on My Feels (Young Wizards #1)
GODDAMMIT DIANE DUANE STOP PUNCHING ME IN THE HEART!It's a children's book, they said. It's like Harry Potter but in America, they said. You'll have a good time, they said.THEY ALL LIED! I'M NOT CRYING YOU'RE CRYING!There was a time when this book was about a girl, Nita, getting bullied at school a...
ELK's Library
ELK's Library rated it
5.0 So You Want to Be a Wizard
What first attracted me to The Young Wizards Series wasn’t the magic system, though I have to admit it is pretty amazing, but the characters. In the first book, So You Want to Be a Wizard, Kit and Nita are two teenagers who took on a great deal of responsibility without quite realizing the consequen...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
Contemporry urban fantasy for kids, starring two 12-year-olds living on Long Island. Well who doesn't want to discover a book they've never seen before at the library, one that tells you all about careers in wizarding?It's a cool idea, and I really enjoyed reading it, but in some way I can't explain...
The Cheap Reader
The Cheap Reader rated it
3.0 So You Want to Be a Wizard (digest): Young Wizards, Book One
The book reminded me a lot of A Wrinkle in Time. There was a lot of ‘science’ in the book. I was surprised at how dense in made the reading. I had a really hard time getting past the fantasy of the book. It’s not that it was bad because it wasn’t at all. It just wasn’t my type of magic or fantasy so...
waltzy
waltzy rated it
4.0 So You Want to Be a Wizard (20th): Twentieth-Anniversary Edition
A great fantasy series. I love the magic system. It's so believable and plausible and fits so seamlessly into the real world. And I really enjoy Kit and Nita and the friendship they develop.
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