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Released: Feb. 27, 1978

"And the revelation that the enigmatic Chrestomanci is a 'government employee,' charged with keeping other witches in check so they don't muck up the world (this in a world where only the rich have cars), is both disappointingly tame and disturbingly paternalistic."
Younger brother of a talented witch, Cat seems to be the only guy on the block—and, later, the only resident of the strange castle to which the two orphaned children are transported—who can't do magic. Read full book review >