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Diane Duane

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Diane Duane has been a writer of science fiction, fantasy, TV and film for more than thirty years.
Besides the 1980's creation of the Young Wizards fantasy series for which she's best known, the "Middle Kingdoms" epic fantasy series, and numerous stand-alone fantasy or science fiction novels, her career has included extensive work in the Star Trek TM universe, and many scripts for live-action and animated TV series on both sides of the Atlantic, as well as work in comics and computer games. She has spent a fair amount of time on the New York Times Bestseller List, and has picked up various awards and award nominations here and there.

She lives in County Wicklow, in Ireland, with her husband of twenty years, the screenwriter and novelist Peter
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So You Want to Be a Wizard by Diane Duane
"I stumbled across this at Anne McCaffrey's suggestion and fell in love with the series - original, conversational, and real. I'd compare this, in it's "friendliness" and accessibility, to L'Engle's "Wrinkle In Time". As I got further into the seri..." Read more of this review »
So You Want to Be a Wizard by Diane Duane
"The perfect fantasy novel--there you are in the library, and you pick up one particular book . . . I love Kit and Nita as they struggle with being sloppy and working around their parents as young wizards!"
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Green Lantern, Volume 1 by Geoff Johns
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“Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.”
Diane Duane, So You Want to Be a Wizard

“Believe something and the Universe is on its way to being changed. Because you've changed, by believing. Once you've changed, other things start to follow. Isn't that the way it works?”
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“Footsteps in the snow
suggest where you have been,
point to where you were going:
but when they suddenly vanish,
never dismiss the possibility
of flight...”
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