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3. Last Mountain by Robert C. Fleet

Last Mountain
Title: Last Mountain
Author: Robert C. Fleet
Publisher: Ace Books
Year: 1994
# of pages: 288
Date read: 1/31/2012
Rating: 3*/5 = good


Description:

Real World

Nancy del Rio is a teenager struggling to grow up in the gang-ridden streets of Los Angeles. But Immigration wants to send her away from the only home she's ever known.

Real Magic

For centuries the Unicorn has been hunted for the magic of his horn, but the call of beauty can still draw him from hiding. Now the chase is on for both Nancy and the Unicorn. They are each other's only hope. And only together can they hope to reach...

Last Mountain

My thoughts:

This was a good fantasy book. I liked the account of Cortes in Mexico from the Unicorn's point of view. I also liked Nancy's interactions with her family and Karus, the Rider.
Tags: fantasy
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