The Folk of the Air Author:Peter S. Beagle They were playing at time and magic. But time is tricky and magic is danderous: When Farrell returned to Avicenna, he found his oldest friend Ben living with an unattractive older woman named Sia. Ben and Farrell's girlfriend, Julie, were also mixed up with the League for Arcaic Pleasures - a group that playacted the events and manners of mediev... more »al chivalry, sometimes too seriously.
Nothing was quite as it seemed. Sia's ancient house developed rooms that impossibly appeared and disappeared. Sia had powers that no human could defy when she chose to exert her will. Some of the members of the League were the medieval characters they portrayed.Gradually Farrell realized an evil was growing such as the Twentieth Century had never known. Only Sia's powers stood against it. But Sia retreated into a room that could not exist.« less