The Song of the Quarkbeast: The Chronicles of Kazam, Book 2

by Jasper Fforde

Return to the witty, wizardly world of the Chronicles of Kazam with the fabulous follow-up to The Last Dragonslayer.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780544336629
  • ISBN-10: 0544336623
  • Pages: 304
  • Publication Date: 09/02/2014
  • Carton Quantity: 24

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  • About the Book
    Magic has been in a sad state in the Ununited Kingdom for years, but now it’s finally on the rise, and boneheaded King Snodd IV knows it. If he succeeds at his plot, the very future of magic will be at risk! Sensible sixteen-year-old Jennifer Strange, acting manager of Kazam Mystical Arts Management and its unpredictable crew of sorcerers, has little chance against the king and his cronies—but there’s no way Kazam will let go of the noble powers of magic without a fight. A suspenseful, satirical story of Quarkbeasts, trolls, and wizidrical crackle!
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    "Fforde's signature humor and tongue-in-cheek social commentary persist in the second book of The Chronicles of Kazam trilogy."
    Kirkus

    "It's not essential to have read the first book to enjoy this one, but those who enjoyed the witty wordplay and whacked-out humor of The Last Dragonslayer will find the same delights in this sequel."
    Publishers Weekly, starred review

    "Imaginatively energetic and made more so by a gloriously formidable female protagonist."
    The Horn Book Magazine
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