there is a new book out its been out for 8 months, its a childrens fantasty book called The Magical Gate.
The Magical Gate is a tale of heroine Amy who finds herself fighting to save not only herself but also the mystical Fairyland. After discovering a magical gate at the bottom of her garden, Amy is plunged into a world threatened by the evil goblin, Shadow, and who, with his followers, is devouring fairies and threatening the very existence of the land in which they live. Follow Amy’s adventures through the myriad of labyrinths which spell trouble at every turn. Will the terrible Shadow succeed in this quest to take over or will the chosen one win the day and overcome all obstacles facing her?
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I'm almost finished with Another Roadside Attraction by Tom Robbins and will post a review soon. Next I'm moving on the the Wrinkle in Time quintet by Madeleine L'Engle. A bit young, I know, but they are great books and it's been years since I've read the first two, time to complete the series.