Unexpected Wizardry Book Summary and Study Guide

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A lawyer is transported to another world, because he is discovered to have exceptional magic abilities. He is compelled to fight evil wizards, after the evil wizards learn of his magic abilities. THIS IS AN EXCEPTIONAL BOOK!!!
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The review of this Book prepared by Mike Crowell

This is one of the earliest, and best, novels of Steve Gordon. Worth, a lawyer, finds himself stranded in an alien fantasy world, called "Koo", with Lore, a seemingly poewrful wizard. There, he discovers that he is one of the most magically powerful people ever existed, and that his destiny is to destroy the evil fell captain Arnagorn, and save all of Lower Threstles from enslavement. This book is available at the very bottom of this page.
The review of this Book prepared by Dimitri Melamoud

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Descript. of chases or violence 30%planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%Descript. of society, phenomena (tech), places 30% FANTASY or SCIENCE FICTION?    -   part earth & part fantasy world Explore/1st contact/ enviro story    -   Yes Explore:    -   roaming fantasy world, battling hostiles Magical Beings/Mental/Magical/Powers    -   Yes magical powers:    -   magical powers (general) Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   a lawyer creature Age:    -   20's-30's


Terrain    -   Mountains    -   Forests A substantial portion of this book takes place on a non-Earth planetary body:    -   humans in a primitive/fantasy society Planet outside solar system?    -   Yes

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment    -   moderately detailed references to deaths scientific jargon? (SF only)    -   none/very little science jargon needed How much dialogue?    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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