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A Tale of Magic... (A Tale of Magic... (1)) Paperback – August 4, 2020

4.8 out of 5 stars 467 ratings
Book 1 of 2 in the A Tale of Magic Series

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"A dynamic, engrossing fantasy that will have readers staying up late and dreaming big."―School Library Journal

"...a thoroughly satisfying adventure..."―Publishers Weekly

"...will please fans of the series while offering an entry for new readers as well."Booklist

Praise for the Land of Stories series:
A #1 New York Times Bestseller
A Barnes & Noble Best Kids' Book of the Year


"A magical debut."―Family Circle

"Captivating"―Teen Vogue

"In The Land of Stories, Colfer showcases his talent for crafting fancifully imaginative plots and multidimensional characters."―Los Angeles Times

"There's more in Colfer's magic kingdoms than Disney has dreamt of."―USA Today

"It will hit big with its combination of earnestness and playful poise."―The New York Times Book Review

About the Author

Chris Colfer is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and Golden Globe-winning actor. He was honored as a member of the TIME 100, Time magazine's annual list of the one hundred most influential people in the world, and his books include Struck By Lightning: The Carson Phillips Journal, Stranger Than Fanfiction, and the books in The Land of Stories series: The Wishing Spell, The Enchantress Returns, A Grimm Warning, Beyond the Kingdoms, An Author's Odyssey, and Worlds Collide, and the companion books A Treasury of Classic Fairy Tales, The Mother Goose Diaries, Queen Red Riding Hood's Guide to Royalty, The Curvy Tree, and Trollbella Throws a Party.

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3.0 out of 5 stars If it's anything like the first series, your grandkids will love it
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