Book Reviews of Jack of Kinrowan : Jack the Giant-Killer and Drink Down the Moon

Jack of Kinrowan : Jack the Giant-Killer and Drink Down the Moon
Jack of Kinrowan Jack the Giant-Killer and Drink Down the Moon
Author: Charles de Lint
ISBN-13: 9780312869595
ISBN-10: 0312869592
Publication Date: 7/2/1999
Pages: 384
Rating:
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.
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4.1 stars, based on 20 ratings
Publisher: Tor Books
Book Type: Paperback
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I generally love de Lint's offbeat urban fantasy tales and this is no exception. The bonus here is that this book is really two novellas under one roof, both featuring the same main characters.
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enjoyable romp through Canadian fantasy
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This is an omnibus edition containing Jack the Giant-Killer and its sequel, Drink Down the Moon. Id read the first novel before, but not the second.
Both concern two young human women Jacky, and her best friend Kate, who turn out to be destined to be particularly useful to Faerie the magical world which co-exists with our own, but which most people do not see. Although much reduced in modern times, the Seelie and Unseelie courts are still in conflict with one another not to mention there may be other and greater threats. Although untried and seemingly unlikely heroes, Jacky and Kate may be the only ones who can save Kinrowan.
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Jack the Giant Killer
Drink Down the Moon in one volume...
Magical realism - a folktale retold