Little Frieda's LIFE LESSONS Author:ZBS Little Frieda comes from a race of beings whose purpose in the cosmos is to smoke cigars and, in their spare time, lend a hand when possible to humans who have gotten themselves into one kind of jam or another. When Jack Flanders came to Inverness and stumbled into the Fourth Tower, he embarked on a crash course of life lessons filled with stick... more »y jams of all kinds. Little Frieda became his help-mate, keeping Jack alive and learning.
In addition to last minute, death-defying rescues, her mission included providing Jack with instruction on living a fulfilling life, but because they were constantly running away from dragons and things, she never had a chance to lay it all out. Now she does, in Little Frieda's Life Lessons.
Drawing on her unusual skills and guided by the wisdom of her ancestors (including her poker-playing uncle, Lenny), the strange-eyed one with the pig-tails brings a new approach to the concept of "self-help", an approach that can best be summed up in her own words: "We're all alone together, so help yourself. I need it!" This one's short, but sweet.« less