The Last Dragonslayer is a fantasy novel by Jasper Fforde. It is set in an alternate world in which magic is real, but has become weakened and is also being replaced by modern technology. The setting is almost like modern Britain, except that it is split into a number of small states. Those states reference modern-day geography.
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In the good old days, magic was powerful, unregulated by government, and even the largest spell could be woven without filling in magic release form Bg. Then the magic started fading away. Powerful wizards who once controlled the weather now did home improvements, plumbing and wiring, drain unblocking and mole charming I run Kazam , an employment agency for sorcerers. Work is drying up.
Drain cleaner is cheaper than a spell, and even magic carpets are now reduced to pizza deliveries. So it was a surprise when Kevin's visions started. Not only did they predict the death of the Last Dragon by a Dragonslayer, they also suggest that I might have something to do with it. It was a something that comes one in twenty lifetimes and changes everything for the good - or bad. Something like A Big Magic. The question was, Who was the Dragonslayer? In the days that followed my face appeared on tee-shirts, badges, commemorative mugs and posters.
Two people tried to kill me, I was threatened with jail, had sixteen offers of marriage and was outlawed by King Snodd. Today you will have not heard of me Welcome to the Last Dragonslayer mini-site. Strange and the Wizard Working title All of the site can be accessed from the menu bar at the top of the page. There are details about each book, places to order it, and in the Special Features section, a host of extra information about Jennifer's world.
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The Last Dragonslayer
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