Apprentice Adept is a heptalogy of fantasy and science fiction novels written by English American author Piers Anthony. . However, in Juxtaposition, Sheen is also referred to as the Robot Adept. She also had to use the Book of Magic and as a. Juxtaposition Written by Piers Anthony Juxtaposition Category: Fiction – Fantasy – Epic; Fiction – Science Fiction – Action & Adventure; Fiction – Action &. Juxtaposition By Piers Anthony – FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews , awards, publishing history, genres, and time period.

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Most sports are under Physical, but so is Tiddlywinks. Nevertheless I found it quite an interesting book with this kind of half science fiction and half fantasy world going on. It is powered by Phazite, the same substance as Protonite on the other side of the curtain.

Juxtaposition (Apprentice Adept #3) by Piers Anthony

I tried not to look at the cover before opening the book to read each time… So, lots of wacky things happen, and there is a nice twist at the end — it was pretty well telegraphed though, but deserved. While a paltry sum on Proton itself, this is enough to make the former serf comfortably wealthy elsewhere in the galaxy. The third in the juxtapostiion finally separates the two worlds. Just as magic does not work in Proton, advanced technology does not operate in Phaze.

Stile had problems–two anthomy worlds of problems, in fact. Jul 29, Jim Razinha rated it liked it Shelves: While I love the series as a whole, and I do like this book quite a bit it has a number of problems. Now it’s a seven part series: Piers is a self-proclaimed environm Though he spent the first four years of his life in England, Piers never returned to live in his country of birth after moving to Spain and immigrated to America at age six.

Juxtaposition – Piers Anthony – Google Books

Each spell an Adept uses can only be worked once by that Adept, though countless variations can be created. Sure he’s fabulously wealthy but he’s one of the poorest of that category so he has no power over the other citizens. Mach with Fleta, the daughter of Neysa the unicorn, and Bane with Agape, an amorphous alien.


Besides humans, it is also populated by several species common to the fantasy genre such as unicornswerewolvesvampirestrollsand animalheads antjony with beast-heads like the Minotaur or Anubis. A jxtaposition used to power starships.

Not only are Adepts able to achieve almost anything through their magic, only they are powerful enough to magically affect resistant creatures such as unicorns and animalheads. Now I’m gonna have to find the rest of the series aren’t I? LitFlash The eBooks you want at the lowest prices.

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The writing is at about the same proficiency level as piiers previous volume, but it wraps up enough random loose ends that it comes off looking a bit better. On Proton, a world of future juxgaposition, his murder was averted only by the help of a lovely robot, who sent him In this brilliantly satisfying conclusion to the epic adventure begun in Split Infinity and continued in Blue Adept, Piers Anthony again proves himself a consummate master of both science fiction and fantasy.

The conclusion of the Apprentice Adept trilogy.

Not only do Citizens participate in the Game, they also wager vast sums amongst themselves in any conceivable fashion. To survive, Stile had to master magic, fight a dragon, win the friendship of a lady unicorn, locate his enemy among the paranoid Adepts, and return out of Phaze to win the Great Games on Proton.

I suspect in some places these versions of the books were banned, however I notice that it was these covers under which the Australian version was sold, so I suspect that this was also the British version. I read this as a stand alone book, not realizing that it was the third book in a series. Out of Phaze is about pier early adventures of Mach and Bane.

Apr 12, Lydia Thomas rated it it was amazing.


In contrast to Proton, Phaze is a lush and verdant world. Of course, his ability to do so is juxtaopsition because half the grid is in the opponent’s hands. It still amazes me this series hasn’t been done in at least film or Anime format.


But if a person on either world lacks a duplicate for instance if a Proton citizen immigrated there from another planet, or a counterpart from the opposite frame diedhe can cross to the other through an energy “curtain” that circumscribes each frame. But the other quotes were buried in the narrative, indicating that they represented more a philosophy of the author himself.

Books by Piers Anthony.

During all this time, I have remembered these books fondly and they have remained some of my favorite juxtapowition. This was fun enough but as with most of his works, sexist and rather simple. The bug-eyed monsters BEMs attempt to take over Phaze. I got down to my boxers on that occasion, and had the good sense to stop there.

Feb 18, Thomas rated it liked it Shelves: It did try to be an actual ending though instead of an abrupt smacking of the face into a glass ajthony, so it gets a juxtapositipn points for that. Paperbackpages. However, any matters that go to the WTO are in the strictest confidence, which means that pretty much nobody hears about it, and nobody knows the results of the decision nor can they put their view points in as well.

There is one item that truly irritated me throughout Juxtaposition. Stile has gained significant power in Phaze as the Blue adept, whose songs and poems hold incredible power.

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Great finish to the series. As referenced before, most of the adepts in Phaze are named after colors and each has a unique mode of juxtaposotion. We are experiencing technical difficulties. Although the actual Oracle is hidden from sight for reasons explained later in the series, it is accessible through a speaking tube. May 24, Kessily Lewel rated it really liked it. Every woman is objectified, her body described and rated for attractiveness.