Dragon on a Pedestal Author:Piers Anthony There's trouble in Xanth. A dragon has been terrorizing the vicinity of Castle Zombie, yet Good Magician Humfrey has issued dire warnings against harming it. And an inexplicable, invisible wave of amnesia appears to be sweeping away the memories of countless citizens. — This urgent state of affairs brings King Dor and Queen Irene, along with th... more »eir 3-year-old daughter, Ivy, to Castle Zombie for an emergency conclave of Magicians.
Humfrey offers his colleagues some surprising and grim news: The rampaging beast is none other than the Gap Dragon--whose survival is essential to Xanth's security. The amnesia, he reveals, is the unfortunate result of miniature forget-whorls that have spun off the Forget Spell.
Dor and Irene, deeply concerned for all of Xanth, are suddenly absorbed in another, more personal dilemma. For a Zombie who has rescued Ivy from a dragon attack has stumbled into a forget-whorl and can't remember where he left her!« less