Fantasy and Your Family by Richard Abanes
Exploring The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter and Modern Magick
Guide Your Children Through the Marvelous World of Fantasy!
Explore for yourself the delights and dangers of fantasy literature. Fantasy and Your Family takes you on a fascinating tour of not only The Lord of the Rings and Harry Potter, but also of our society?s obsession with modern magick. This book includes an in-depth look at some of today?s fantasy best-sellers and how they compare with each other.
Urge your kids to read, but give them guidance!
"A thoroughly researched and well-balanced resource that should be on the shelf of every parent, educator and youth worker."
?Bill Myers, best-selling children?s author "McGee and Me!", "Journeys to Fayrah", "Forbidden Doors"
"I believe Richard has helped us move toward recovering the great tradition of children?s literature from the wasteland of modern commercialism, adult manipulation, and a spiritually impoverished culture."
?Gene Veith, Ph.D., English professor Concordia University
"An extraordinary resource, containing a clear presentation of the issues and practical tools of discernment. Fascinating and thoroughly enjoyable . . . its scholarship is of the highest quality. This book should be in every home."
?Michael D. O?Brien, best-selling author "Father Elijah" series and "A Landscape with Dragons"
"Abanes has carefully documented not only the state of present-day children?s fantasy, but also its influence and effects on young readers."
?Marcia Montenegro, former president Metropolitan Atlanta Astrological Society
FACode - FAB118
UPC Code - 9780875099750
ISBN Code - 0-87509-975-0