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The Evil Wizard

Series: Choose Your Own Adventure for Younger Readers #22
Translated Into: El bruixot malvat (Catalan)
El hechicero malvado (Spanish)
La malédiction du sorcier (French)
Author: Packard, Andrea
Illustrator: Wing, Ron
Release Date: November, 1984
ISBNs: 055315303X / 9780553153033
0553154184 / 9780553154184
Length:54 pages
Number of Endings:13
User Summary: You must save your village from the icy spell of an evil wizard.
Demian's Thoughts: This book was written by Edward Packard's then-college-age daughter while she studied at Swarthmore College, and it's interesting to see a book written by someone who was the recipient of the bedtime stories which inspired the whole Choose Your Own Adventure thing in the first place. Unfortunately, the book isn't as interesting as its own origins, being a rather generic fairy-tale-style fantasy. It's probably somewhat evocative for an imaginative child in its target age group, but there's really not much there for anyone else.

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Special Thanks:Thanks to Ken G. for the yellow cover scans.
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