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Mesg #1036 "The Snow Queen by Mercedes Lackey"
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Genre: Fantasy

This is an installment (the fourth I think) in Lackey's Five-Hundred Kingdoms series. Aleksia is the Fairy Godmother of the northern kingdoms. An impersonator causes her trouble, and Aleksia must set things right while ensuring magic remains in balance. There were a few minor continuity errors (one character's hair color changed color without explanation). The men more or less take a backseat while the women fix the conflicts. Along with that, some of the secondary characters could have been given more stage time, especially Aleksia's designated love interest. Overall, light hearted and enjoyable. This is a great series with a unique twist on magic.

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