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Wicked Nix / Lena Coakley ; illustrated by Jaime Zollars.

Coakley, Lena, 1967- (Author). Zollars, Jaime. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781443454698 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 163 pages : illustrations, map ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Canadian edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 2018

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Nix himself narrates the story of his experience with a human intruder in the fairies' forest, describing the impish tactics and spiteful threats he uses while attempting to drive the "tallish and oldish and baldish" man away. The truth is, though, that Nix lacks in the wicked magic he professes to have, and he fears the fairy queen who has left him in charge of the forest. The sordid tricks Nix uses to deceive the cottage-dweller into believing he does possess charms never sit well with him, and we begin to see that Nix is not exactly like Puck. He dreams of glory and feigns an overblown pride, but he has an empathic heart of gold and a deep-seated fear that we cannot help but want to quell. Eventually, we learn that not only is Nix not foul, but that he may not be a fairy at all.
Subject: Fairies > Juvenile fiction.
Canadian fiction (English)
Genre: Fantasy fiction.


0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Chippawa FIC Coakl 38080500254519 Juvenile Available -
Victoria FIC Coakl 38080500254501 Juvenile Available -

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