Cube Route

Front Cover
Macmillan, Oct 1, 2003 - Fiction - 336 pages
18 Reviews
For nearly three decades, Piers Anthony's bestselling Xanth series has been delighting tens of thousands of fantasy fans around the world. Now, with Cube Route, the series' twenty-seventh adventure, Anthony has penned a tale that adds another dimension to this exciting saga.
In the magical land of Xanth, wishes are far more than mere words. So when a Plain Jane called Cube whispers a wistful wish to be beautiful, she finds herself leading a company of colorful companions on a search for the mysterious Cube Route--a perilous path that leads to danger, adventure, and perhaps her heart's desire as well.
This curious quest takes them all over Xanth, into the mythical realm of Phaze, and even to our own world, where Cube rescues a beautiful human woman from a very ugly situation, ending at last in a mysterious Counter-Xanth where things can be transformed into their opposites in the wink of an eye.
A rollicking tale brimming with laughter, wonder, and enchantment, Cube Route is also a moving exploration of the beauty that dwells within all of us.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
7
4 stars
6
3 stars
3
2 stars
1
1 star
1

Easy to read and fun to read. - Goodreads
Not to bad lot od puns as is usual for the Xnath books. - Goodreads
Even the endings for Cory and Tessa are great. - Goodreads

Review: Cube Route (Xanth #27)

User Review  - Jeremiah Johnson - Goodreads

Anthony took a strong leap forward in the series with this book. Instead of the usual pointless innuendo, the story is about finding inner beauty. There are some really bad puns in this book, but they ... Read full review

Review: Cube Route (Xanth #27)

User Review  - Jeremiah Johnson - Goodreads

Anthony took a strong leap forward in the series with this book. Instead of the usual pointless innuendo, the story is about finding inner beauty. There are some really bad puns in this book, but they ... Read full review

Selected pages

Contents

Rear View
13
Good Magician
35
Recruiting
55
Princesses
76
Dragon
97
Sidestepping
117
Thread
137
Exchange
157
Thanks
179
Nimby
205
Mooning
228
Tesseract
254
Amber Dawn
277
Inversion
303
Authors Note
329
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2003)

Piers Anthony is one of the world's most popular fantasy and science-fiction authors and a New York Times bestseller twenty-one times over. He is the author of series including Mode, Geodyssey and Xanth, which has been read and loved by millions of readers around the world. Piers Anthony lives in Inverness, Florida. Piers Anthony has a devoted fan following, and he daily receives hundreds of letters and emails from them. He lives in Inverness, Florida.

Bibliographic information