October 11th, 2006

Spirit Ball

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I'm not much of one to knowingly read an Arthurian type story anymore. I've read far too many that were basically the same thing. But, with an Introduction like this one:
Collapse ) I just couldn't resist reading Under the Lake! It's the second story in Garth Nix's Across the Wall and had nothing to do with the Old Kingdom. That surprised me since I thought the book was many of the short stories that he'd written about the Universe he created in the Abhorsen trilogy. So far, only the first one is about the Old Kingdom while the third, which is as far as I've gotten so far, is not but it's short and very cute.