By Piers Anthony
Loved via thousands of readers world wide, Piers Anthony's Xanth novels are one of the preferred myth adventures ever released. Demons Don't Dream begins an exciting new Xanth series, as a couple of younger adventurers play for the top stakes of all: the way forward for Xanth--and of Earth as well!
Drawn into Xanth by way of a harmless-looking machine online game, teens locate themselves competing for a necessary prize: Dug, who's beguiled via a gorgeous serpent-princess, and Kim, who discovers her favourite myth realm has unexpectedly develop into frighteningly real.
In a determined race opposed to time, dug and Kim conflict their manner around the wondrous, perilous land of Xanth, checking out their braveness opposed to dozens of fearsome hindrances (and their wits opposed to a number of outrageous puns!) but if treachery, possibility, and deceit position Xanth itself in danger, Dug and Kim research that a few issues are extra very important than successful or losing.
A breathtaking, madcap quest jam-packed with fearsome monsters and far-fetched enjoyable, Demons Don't Dream is classic Xanth, an unforgettable escapade from fantasy's such a lot inventive storyteller.
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