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Translated Into: O Segredo de Djinn (Portuguese)
Kveto's Thoughts:

Another one by Jean Rabe, who seems to like exotic settings; this one is set in Al-Qadim, the D&D answer to the Arabian nights setting.

You play a street urchin who inherits a magical quest to find a magic carpet split into four sections. It contains a few good scenes, my favourite being an encounter with a golem who covers you with a blanket while you sleep, which happens to be a section of the magic carpet.

But overall not as fun as Rabe's other entries. Probably because the main character is far too much of an Aladdin clone to take seriously.

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Endless Quest edition

Series: Endless Quest no. 39
Item: Secret of the Djinn
Author: Rabe, Jean
Illustrators: Easley, Jeff (cover)
Dykstra, Terry (interior)
Date: 1994

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