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3rd Oct '16 8:48:25 PM PaulA
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Faerie Tale is a novel by Creator/RaymondEFeist, Published in 1988.


Screenwriter Phil Hastings and his wife Gloria move back to his hometown with his teenaged daughter Gabby and their twin sons Sean and Patrick, where he hopes to focus on his efforts as a novelist. Gabby is initially upset to be pulled away from California to the backwoods of upstate New York, but a handsome neighbor begins to change her mind, while Sean and Patrick are thrilled by the woodlot and wliderness nearby to explore. As the family settles into their new home, strange things begin to happen, and evidence piles up that the previous owner was involved in mysterious happenings. Now the pact that holds the Faerie Court in check is nearing its end, and unless the Hastings family can learn what's happening and how to renew it, they will be the first victims.

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Faerie Tale ''Faerie Tale'' is a novel by Creator/RaymondEFeist, Published in 1988.


1988.

Screenwriter Phil Hastings and his wife Gloria move back to his hometown with his teenaged daughter Gabby and their twin sons Sean and Patrick, where he hopes to focus on his efforts as a novelist. Gabby is initially upset to be pulled away from California to the backwoods of upstate New York, but a handsome neighbor begins to change her mind, while Sean and Patrick are thrilled by the woodlot and wliderness wilderness nearby to explore. As the family settles into their new home, strange things begin to happen, and evidence piles up that the previous owner was involved in mysterious happenings. Now the pact that holds the Faerie Court in check is nearing its end, and unless the Hastings family can learn what's happening and how to renew it, they will be the first victims.



* KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade[[spoiler:this is subverted: the guy who figures out what's going on ''expects'' to be killed, but the AncientTradition people tell him not to be so melodramatic and give him LaserGuidedAmnesia instead]].

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* KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade[[spoiler:this is subverted: the KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade: [[spoiler:Subverted. The guy who figures out what's going on ''expects'' to be killed, but the AncientTradition people tell him not to be so melodramatic and give him LaserGuidedAmnesia instead]].instead]].
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14th Jun '15 10:35:02 PM Dalillama
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Faerie Tale is a novel by Raymond E. Feist, Published in 1988.


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Faerie Tale is a novel by Raymond E. Feist, Creator/RaymondEFeist, Published in 1988.

9th Jun '15 10:23:10 PM Dalillama
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Screenwriter Phil Hastings moves back to his hometown with his teenaged daughter Gabby, her stepmother Gloria, and their twin sons Sean and Patrick, where he hopes to focus on his efforts as a novelist. Gabby is initially upset to be pulled away from California to the backwoods of upstate New York, but a handsome neighbor begins to change her mind, while Sean and Patrick are thrilled by the woodlot and wliderness nearby to explore. As the family settles into their new home, strange things begin to happen, and evidence piles up that the previous owner was involved in mysterious happenings. Now the pact that holds the Faerie Court in check is nearing its end, and unless the Hastings family can learn what's happening and how to renew it, they will be the first victims.

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Screenwriter Phil Hastings moves and his wife Gloria move back to his hometown with his teenaged daughter Gabby, her stepmother Gloria, Gabby and their twin sons Sean and Patrick, where he hopes to focus on his efforts as a novelist. Gabby is initially upset to be pulled away from California to the backwoods of upstate New York, but a handsome neighbor begins to change her mind, while Sean and Patrick are thrilled by the woodlot and wliderness nearby to explore. As the family settles into their new home, strange things begin to happen, and evidence piles up that the previous owner was involved in mysterious happenings. Now the pact that holds the Faerie Court in check is nearing its end, and unless the Hastings family can learn what's happening and how to renew it, they will be the first victims.



* AdultFear: Patrick becomes horribly ill, and the doctors are mystified and unable to help [[spoiler: He's been replaced by a changeling]].

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* AdultFear: Patrick becomes horribly ill, and the doctors are mystified and unable to help [[spoiler: He's been help
* ChangelingTale: Patrick is taken away by "the shining man" and
replaced by a changeling]].changeling. The family takes the false child to the hospital, and there is a chilling description of the changeling's behavior, and how modern medicine attempts to explain it (that his brain was damaged by fever, that they don't understand how his brain could look like it does under an MRI)
* TheFairFolk: Drive the plot. The good elves are dangerous and the evil ones are planning a [[KillAllHumans genocidal war]], and the Hastings' new home is at the center of it.
* KilledToUpholdTheMasquerade[[spoiler:this is subverted: the guy who figures out what's going on ''expects'' to be killed, but the AncientTradition people tell him not to be so melodramatic and give him LaserGuidedAmnesia instead]].
8th Jun '15 11:18:51 AM Dalillama
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Plot intro: (from wikipedia)

Phil Hastings and his family have just moved back to his hometown in upstate NY for some much needed peace and quiet from the Hollywood scene. As Phil's twins, Sean and Patrick, soon discover, there is more to their new home than was expected. Gloria, their mother, senses something, but simply dismisses her concern as stress from their recent move. Gabbie, their older half-sister, meets the man of her dreams, but also is tempted by other men. Deep in the woods, The Bad Thing and his Master are ready to break free of the centuries old compact made to keep the Faerie world and the Human world at peace. Only through believing the insane and impossible can they save both worlds from colliding again.

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Plot intro: (from wikipedia)


Screenwriter
Phil Hastings and his family have just moved moves back to his hometown in upstate NY for some much needed peace with his teenaged daughter Gabby, her stepmother Gloria, and quiet from the Hollywood scene. As Phil's twins, their twin sons Sean and Patrick, soon discover, there where he hopes to focus on his efforts as a novelist. Gabby is more initially upset to be pulled away from California to the backwoods of upstate New York, but a handsome neighbor begins to change her mind, while Sean and Patrick are thrilled by the woodlot and wliderness nearby to explore. As the family settles into their new home than home, strange things begin to happen, and evidence piles up that the previous owner was expected. Gloria, their mother, senses something, but simply dismisses her concern as stress from their recent move. Gabbie, their older half-sister, meets involved in mysterious happenings. Now the man of her dreams, but also is tempted by other men. Deep in the woods, The Bad Thing and his Master are ready to break free of the centuries old compact made to keep pact that holds the Faerie world Court in check is nearing its end, and unless the Hastings family can learn what's happening and how to renew it, they will be the first victims.

!!This book provides examples of:
* AdultFear: Patrick becomes horribly ill,
and the Human world at peace. Only through believing the insane doctors are mystified and impossible can they save both worlds from colliding again.unable to help [[spoiler: He's been replaced by a changeling]].
5th Mar '12 11:00:04 AM jetare
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Faerie Tale is a novel by Raymond E. Feist, Published in 1988.

Plot intro: (from wikipedia)

Phil Hastings and his family have just moved back to his hometown in upstate NY for some much needed peace and quiet from the Hollywood scene. As Phil's twins, Sean and Patrick, soon discover, there is more to their new home than was expected. Gloria, their mother, senses something, but simply dismisses her concern as stress from their recent move. Gabbie, their older half-sister, meets the man of her dreams, but also is tempted by other men. Deep in the woods, The Bad Thing and his Master are ready to break free of the centuries old compact made to keep the Faerie world and the Human world at peace. Only through believing the insane and impossible can they save both worlds from colliding again.
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