Benny Clout and his companions have thwarted the plans of the Kudgel army; their forces scattered and in disarray after the death of their leader, Purp. However, a new leader rises from the remnants of this wicked army. Benny and his companions must beat this new foe in a race to Alfen Gulfadex, ancient city of the Frost Dwarfs. Should they fail, they risk summoning an even greater foe; the likes of which Pakk has never seen before.
Piers Anthony Dillingham Jacob (born 1934) is an English American author in the science fiction and fantasy genres, publishing under the name Piers Anthony. He is most famous for his long-running novel series set in the fictional realm of Xanth.
Many of his books have appeared on the New York Times Best Seller list. He has claimed that one of his greatest achievements has been to publish a book for every letter of the alphabet, from Anthonology to Zombie Lover.