I am not ashamed to admit that my Mom was the first person to tell me about this book. We often trade books because we tend to like the same things in our literature: fantasy, magic, other realms, time travel, etc., so this book was perfect for us to share.
Meggie and Mo
are both book lovers and they have such an endearing relationship that I
can't help but squee internally every time they are on the page
together. Dustfinger, as much as he plays a minor villain, is also
lovable, in a discrete fashion. You could never tell Dustfinger that he
was your favorite character, but he would appreciate it just the same.
novel feels like it is one long prologue, honestly. As much as I loved
the book overall, it took far too long to really get into the "meat" of
It is really a story for and about book lovers. And
anyone who has ever wished they could live inside their favorite novel.
Or even those people who want to bring their favorite characters to
life. This book serves a kind of warning about what would happen if you
could. It also takes you on an interesting ride along the way.