By Vinnie Chiappini, Greg Coles, Nancy Gray, J.M. Lee, Esther Palmer, Cheryl Henson

ISBN-10: 0698183770

ISBN-13: 9780698183773

Greater than 30 years after Jim Henson's The darkish Crystal first seemed on monitors, the Jim Henson corporation hosted an writer quest to discover the recent writer of The darkish Crystal prequel fiction. the contest spanned 3 months and approximately 500 entries, the head 5 of that are offered during this book purely designated. during the eyes of Gelfling and telling stories of Skesis, those five tales are a flavor of what's to come back on the planet of Thra.

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Sergey grinned, unscrewing the cognac. Misha, having meanwhile abandoned quilt for ice, set off at a comical waddling run and dived once more into the ice-hole. 21 In the small hours of Monday morning, Viktor was roused by the insistent ringing of the phone. When finally awake, he didn’t feel like getting up, but lay waiting for the caller to lose patience. But the caller didn’t lose patience, and even the penguin woke and gabbled. Viktor got out of bed and made his way unsteadily to the phone.

He accompanied these words with a lordly wave of the hand. “I’d prefer coffee, if I may,” said Viktor, settling into a leather armchair facing the vast executive desk. “Two coffees,” the Editor-in-Chief said, picking up the phone. “Do you know,” he resumed amiably, “we’d only recently been talking about you, and yesterday in came our Assistant Arts Editor, Boris Leonardovich, with your little story. ‘Get an eyeful of this,’ said he. I did, and it’s good. ” Viktor nodded politely. Igor Lvovich paused and smiled.

By next morning Viktor had earmarked a possible first obelisk. It only remained to get the Chief’s blessing. 30 next morning, having got the Chief’s blessing, drunk coffee, and been solemnly presented with his Press card, Viktor bought a bottle of Finlandia at a kiosk, and set off for the office of sometime author, now State Duma Deputy, Aleksandr Yakornitsky. Hearing that a correspondent of Capital News wished to see him, the State Deputy was delighted, and immediately told his secretary to cancel all his remaining appointments and admit no one else.

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Jim Henson's The Dark Crystal: Author Quest by Vinnie Chiappini, Greg Coles, Nancy Gray, J.M. Lee, Esther Palmer, Cheryl Henson


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