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For over twenty years, Patricia A. McKillip has captured the hearts and imaginations of thousands of readers. And although her renowned Riddle-Master trilogy--The Riddle-Master of Hed, Heir of Sea and Fire, and Harpist in the Wind--has been long out of print, it is consid...

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  • Author: Patricia A. McKillip
  • Publish Date: 1999-03-01
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    RE: Best Fantasy Books
    By: Anonymous
    2013-03-22 06:12:21

    Like Leguin's EarthSea, McKillip's RiddleMaster books are a must read in classic fantasy. Why is there such a thing as a riddlemaster and how can he be the cnetral figure in a classic quest? A wonderful bit of imagination.

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    RE: Best Fantasy Books
    By: Anonymous
    2013-04-14 03:16:30

    Why this series is not more popular is beyond me. The middle book drags a little but it's far better than so many of the books that are rated far above it on this list.

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