Jesters, Fools, and Tricksters

Some of my favorite characters in fiction are the wise fool, court jester, and cunning (sometimes surprising) trickster. I've looked everywhere for a list devoted to them--the one person throughout history (and fantasy) who can be wise and cunning and say what needs to be said, all from behind the mask of a fool--but I haven't found one. All the more reason to create my own! Please feel free to suggest any titles that have either a jester/fool/or trickster as one of the main characters.
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message 1: by Jade (new)

Jade You have got to include Trick by Natalia Jester! Poet is the absolute best jester character I've ever read. Funny, sexy, and incredibly foolish.


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