by Crystal Wood
"An action-packed spy/cult novel with fantasy overtones . . .
[Fool's Joust is] difficult to put down."
Renaissance Magazine, August 1998
"Local Texas color, Renaissance Faire-style weirdness, and cult elements combine to make this a rousing, even compelling, fantasy/mystery adventure . . ."
Locus, July 1998
"Wood's crafty blend of science fiction, suspense, and romance is--no fooling--pure pleasure."
Booklist, May 15, 1998
"Starts with a bang and doesn't let up
. . . Wood is a skillful storyteller."
July 23, 1998
"... a well-scripted and intriguing look into the world of Renaissance fans and fanatics ... a fascinating study in the human psyche, as well as a thoroughly entertaining novel."
NEXT* (Wichita Falls Times Record News entertainment guide),
July 10, 1998