Nicholas Silcox is a writer and thinker who lives in West Philadelphia. He is a recent graduate of a Ursinus College, a small liberal arts school in the Philadelphia suburbs. He has contributed to academic journals in the past. In the past two years, he has written numerous freelance assignments and and maintained his personal blog: http://surelythereissomethingmore.blogspot.com/
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Lev Grossman's 'Magician's Land'
Finding the magic in adult life
Grossman is successful in providing a contemporary alternative to the fantasy paradigm, engaging the reader’s material reality with his multiple layers of fantasy more effectively than the single-layer fantasy novels of Rowling, Lewis, or Tolkien before him.