By Robert Asprin
Skeeve was once a magician's apprentice--until an murderer struck and his grasp was once killed. Now, with a purple-tongued demon named Aahz as a better half, he is on a quest to get even.
Read or Download Another Fine Myth PDF
Similar humor & satire books
Howard Kirk is the trendiest of radical tutors at a trendy collage. Timid Vice-Chancellors faded earlier than his threats of disruption. Reactionary colleagues are overwhelmed underneath his cruel Marxist common sense. girl are drawn via his promiscuity. A self-appointed progressive hero, Howard constantly comes out on most sensible.
No political technology measure may ever arrange Elizabeth Miller for her new task as a moment assistant on the enterprise, whose consumers contain everybody you’ve by no means met—but you recognize who they’re drowsing with. A former congressional intern in Washington, Lizzie made a bid for a existence switch that landed her a role an international away, the place ethics and primary modification debates take a backseat to pleading the 5th for Ritalin-snorting boss Scott Wagner.
Cease! don't learn this ebook until eventually you learn the outline, since you could simply hate it. .. inner most Detective Harry McGlade is employed by means of an Amish girl who suspects her husband is dishonest on her. Going undercover into their group, Harry needs to untangle an internet of lies and deception to discover the reality.
One evening, a flying teach takes Jimmy and Nelly on an event to outer house. The younger passengers get to determine and discover the sunlight, moon, stars, and extra. was once all of it only a dream?
- An essay on the art of ingeniously tormenting
- Sex, Murder and a Double Latte
- The Warlord's Legacy
- Secret Society Girl: An Ivy League Novel
- Walking the dog
Additional info for Another Fine Myth
I had made the clothes myself originally, and they tended to be a bit baggy, or at least they were on me. Tailoring is not my forte. He was also wearing Garkin's boots, which fitted him surprisingly well. I had raised minor protest at this, until he pointed out Garkin had no further use for them but we did. Pragmatism, he called it. Situational ethics. He said it would come in handy if I was serious about becoming a magician. " Aahz's voice interrupted my thoughts. He seemed to be occupied rummaging through the various chests and cupboards of the hut.
He said, studying me carefully. "Maybe I would look better in the lighter brown. " I was curious as to his attention to his appearance. I mean, he couldn't be planning on meeting anyone. The sight of a green, scaly demon would upset most of the locals no matter what he was wearing. For the time being, however, I deemed it wisest to keep quiet and humor him in his efforts. Actually, the clothes fit him fairly well. The shirt was a bit short in the sleeves due to the length of his arms, but not too because I was taller than him, which made up for most of the difference.
Ever since our trek began he had seized every opportunity to work on his weapons. Even when we simply paused to rest by a stream he busied himself working their edges or adjusting their balance. I felt I had learned more about weapons in the last week just watching him tinker than I had in my entire previous life. " "Well, two reasons I can see just offhand. First off, it's a matter of conditioning. Reflexes. You'll react the way you're trained. If you've been trained with weapons, you'll react to crisis with a weapon.