The magic may return. An Ace Fantasy Book, published by arrangement with. Three years ago, Ace published THE MAGIC GOES AWAY, a beautifully illustrated book in which Larry Niven told the story of the end of magic.
The magic may return. As Sandra Miesel said in her Afterword to that book, Magic no longer exists in our world. But if, as all traditional cultures assert, it ever existed, then why has it disappeared? If magic vanished because its driving energy was depleted, what caused the shortage? And above all, how did people react to the crisis? Response to THE MAGIC GOES AWAY was tremendous. permission in writing from the publisher. : AD characters in this book are fictitious. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental. PttbHabed by arrangement with the author.
The Magic Goes Away is a fantasy short story written by Larry Niven in 1976, and later expanded to a novella of the same name which was published in 1978. While these works were not the first in the "Magic Universe" or "Warlock" series, they marked a turning point after the 1973 oil crisis and Niven's subsequent transformation of the series into an allegory for a modern-day energy crisis
The Magic May Return Mass Market Paperback – June 1, 1993. by Larry Niven (Author). Book 2 of 3 in the Magic Goes Away Series.
The Magic May Return Mass Market Paperback – June 1, 1993.
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The Magic May Return book. Larry Niven opens his world to the storytelling talents of Poul Anderson, Steven Barnes, Mildred Downey Broxon, and Dean Ing with stories that tap the hidden reserves of mana and uncover the forgotten places of power.
Larry Niven created his popular "Magic Goes Away" universe in 1967, and it has been a source of delight and inspiration ever since. By asking the simple question, What if magic were a finite resource?, Niven brought to life a mesmerizing world of wonder and loss, of hope and despair. The success of his first story collection, The Magic Goes Away, birthed two sequel anthologies, The Magic May Return and More Magic. Stories inspired by The magic goes away, by Larry Niven. Not long before the end, Larry Niven - Earthshade, Fred Saberhagen - Manaspill, Dean Ing - "-but fear itself", Steven Barnes - Strength, Poul Anderson and Mildred Downey Broxon.
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The Magic May Return is a collection of short fantasy stories based on a common theme. Each tale involves the concept that magic, once prevalent on Earth, has now become at best an extreme rarity, having been exhausted through use. However, each story also raises, in its own way, the possibility that the loss of magic may not be permanent (hence the collection's title). Niven is brilliant, Alicia Austin's illustrations fabulous.