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The Sorcerer of Atlas (Slayers #2)

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The chairman of the Sorcerer's Guild has disappeared, and Tarim the Violet and Daymia the Blue are now vying to fill the coveted seat. With conflict and corruption littering the campaign trail, Lina and Gourry are recruited to maintain homeland security. Along the way, our heroes make some startling discoveries: A mysterious man at the bottom of a pool, a human-like chunk ...more
Paperback, 220 pages
Published December 7th 2004 by Tokyopop
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Hajime Kanzaka is a lazy writer! I can safely say that! I’ve consulted a higher power regarding some stuff that happens in this book… and the verdict is lazy fuck! Apparently when Mr. Kanzaka uses Gaury stupidity to explain any fantasy element of the story he is being lazy! He is braking what according to my higher power a really important rule of writing… something called “show don’t tell”. so… every time somebody who since to be a really important element of the Slayers universe shows up Gaury ...more
The adventures of 15-year-old traveling genius sorceress Lina The Goat, err ... Lina The Pink ... err, Lina The Great and her dense but equally genius swordsman companion Gourry continue as they reach Atlas City and get involved in a local conflict between the most powerful magicians of the town.

This second book is pretty much more of the same. It has the same strengths and unfortunately the same weaknesses as the first installment. Again, it is very difficult for an author to be constantly funn
Jane Lebak
It was good to see what Kanzaka did with Lina and Gourry now that he's done the "boring" work of establishing who they are and what they can do. Gourry is more interesting in the book than in the anime, and there's more romantic joking around than I remember from the show. (They're more aware of one another as male/female, that is). She's also more restrained and less likely to whip off a monumentally inappropriate spell for a small provocation.

I thought the plot hung together a bit better in th
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