Magic Lands: The Series Begins
Magic Lands: Journey Beyond the Beyond is a refreshingly unique fantastic adventure that is suitable for readers of all ages while containing all the icky-gooey-creepy details that are sure to delight! Following the village elder's advice, Ray leaves his home village, setting out for the place lost and deep where he will find a companion for his journey to the stone land and where he will discover that there is no easy path from childhood to manhood. "Beware lashing tail and gnashing teeth," the village elder warns him, "and if Old Bull doesn't get you, Mother Slither surely will."
Title: Magic Lands: Journey Beyond the Beyond
Author: Robert Stanek
Publication Date: 6/1/2002
Edition: Trade paperback (6"x9")
Age: 9 and up
Magic Lands: a refreshingly unique fantastic adventure that is suitable for readers of all ages while containing all the icky-gooey-creepy details that are sure to delight!
Absolutes: Brilliantly melds science fact with science fiction, creating a work that challenges yet at the same time provokes the imagination as the powerful prose urges us to dream a new dream.
Robert's favorite short stories: Silence Is Golden and August Rains.
Title: Magic Lands & Other Stories
Author: Robert Stanek
Publication Date: 7/1/2002
Edition: Adult Trade paperback (6"x9")
Category: Fiction & Literature
Science Fiction & Fantasy
About the Author
Currently, Robert lives in the Pacific Northwest with his wife and children. Robert Stanek is perhaps one of the best writers of our time. His blockbuster debut book sold over 150,000 copies and worldwide sales of his books are over 1 million. During the Persian Gulf War, Robert flew on numerous combat and combat support missions. His distinguished accomplishments earned him nine medals, including the United States of America's highly flying honor, the Air Force Distinguished Flying Cross.
Here's what readers and reviewers have said about Magic Lands:
"A first-class novella by a first-rate author. Bravo!"
"Fascinating, utterly thought provoking from start to finish."
"Robert Stanek paints eerily haunting images that dazzle the mind's eye and delight."
"Full of creepy crawly images that have utterly delighted my ten and twelve year old sons."
"My son and I have read the book twice already!"
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