Unexpected Magic: Collected StoriesDiana Wynne Jones
fantasy, short stories
"Will delight existing fans and win new ones." – Kirkus Reviews
Master storyteller Diana Wynne Jones presents a riveting collection of unpredictable tales, including:
- A cat tells how the kindhearted wizard she owns is suddendly called upon to defeat a horrific beast.
- When Anne has mumps, her drawings come to life, and she must protect her home from them.
- Four children become involved in the intrigue surrounding an innocent prince, an evil count, and a brave outlaw.
These fifteen stories and one novella will enchant, startle, and suprise!
"Wonderfully fun and fantastical adventures. A must have." – VOYA
- The Girl Jones
- Nad and Dan adn Quaffy
- The Plague of Peacocks
- The Master
- Enna Hittims
- The Girl Who Loved the Sun
- The Fluffy Pink Toadstool
- Auntie Bea's Day Out
- What the Cat Told Me
- The Green Stone
- The Fat Wizard
- No One
- Dragon Reserve, Home Eight
- Little Dot
- Everard's Ride
Diana Wynne Jones (1934–2011) was a British writer, principally of fantasy novels for children and adults, as well as a small amount of non-fiction. Some of her better-known works include the Chrestomanci series and the novels Howl's Moving Castle and Dark Lord of Derkholm.