There is a sequel to this book, called Year of the Griffin
- What does it feel lke to have your world devastated by offworld tourists ?
- What does it feel like to suddenly be [Dark Lord]? ?
- And what does it feel like when most of your brothers and sisters are griffins ?
- And what does it feel like to be a [Wizard Guide]? to a Pilgrim Party ?
The world of this novel is a magical world which is forced imitate a stereotypical fantasy world and to conduct tours? of [pilgrim parties]?, tourists from another world, who would like to be heroes in a real-life derivative epic fantasy. The story centers around one family comprised of a mixture of humans and griffins.
This story has two primary protagonists: adolescent Blade
, and his father, Wizard Derk
The family consists of:
Many of the main characters are wizards, including: Querida, Derk and his wife Mara, his friend Barnabas?, Kit and Blade, and the mysterious Deucalion?.
Other characters include Mr Chesney, Scales.
A parallel world to ours, which is forced to be a derivative post-Tolkien fantasy world (like the one described in Tough Guide To Fantasyland
) by [Mr Chesney]?
who comes from our world.