The Crumrin chronicles
Book - 2021
"Will Crumrin needs a little help adapting to the mortal world after spending a hundred years in the realm of faeries, so his big sister Courtney makes him a glamour charm to ensure he will be loved by everyone in his new life. When his friends' affections turn to infighting, Will eventually finds his endless popularity more a prison than a plus, and Courtney must turn to other magic to save him. But her use of magic draws the attention of Emil Gorka, an ancient vampire living in disgu...ise as the most powerful corporate CEO in town. Now, in order to fight for his sister's life and save her from eternal servitude to the undead monster and his unquenchable hunger for blood and power, Will must finally create magic of his own." -- Back cover of volume 1.
- Fantasy comics
Comics (Graphic works)
Portland, OR :
Oni-Lion Forge Publishing Group, LLC
- First edition
- Item Description
- Description based on volume 1.
- Physical Description
- volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm
- Main Author
- Other Authors
- v. 1.
- The charmed & the cursed
"In this new spin-off from the New York Times bestselling Courtney Crumrin series the powerful young sorceress Courtney Crumrin has battled against all manner of evil forces, but helping her little brother Will navigate high school might be the death of her"--Review by Publisher Summary 2
In this new spin-off from the New York Times bestselling Courtney Crumrin series the powerful young sorceress Courtney Crumrin has battled against all manner of evil forces, but helping her little brother Will navigate high school might be the death of her. To help Will Crumrin adapt to the mortal world after a hundred years in the twilight realm of faeries, sis big sister Courtney makes him a glamor charm that renders him the most popular kid in school. But he eventually finds popularity a prison, in which he's surrounded by people who neither know nor care about the real him. When football star Ross, jealous of Will's friendship with outcast Tucker, bullies her relentlessly, Will decides to turn him in, give up the false popularity of the charm. But Ross retaliates against Will, prompting Courtney to take revenge using magic. But her activity draws the attention of Emil Gorka, an ancient, powerful vampire. Once driven into hiding by Courtney's former mentor, Uncle Aloysius, Gorka has reemerged under the guise of a corporate CEO. Everyone in town works for him, including Courtney and Will's clueless parents. But he wants Courtney, a powerful but inexperienced young sorceress as his servant. And to save Will from his dreadful bite, she must surrender herself. Now only Will, with the help of his best friend Tucker, can save Courtney from eternal servitude to the undead monster and his unquenchable hunger for blood and power. PRAISE FOR COURTNEY CRUMRIN: "Fans of 'Sabrina the Teenage Witch' who wanted a deeper, more mature story, your cries to the comic goddess have been answered." — CNN