Pocket, the fool, finds himself in the middle of magic and a squabble after being dumped on the shores of Athens. There, he must figure out a way to save his apprentice, help with a play, and discover who murdered a Puck. This may be his biggest adventure yet.
Christopher Moore brings two Shakespearean plays together for a raucous good time and some revenge. Did I mention the mermaid? Yes, there's a horny mermaid.
The quiet town of Pine Cove gets a dose of interesting and unexplained when a stranger comes to town. While some think he's just an odd man that talks to himself, there are some that know the truth. He's talking other demon on his shoulder that's determined to eat his next meal. One of them.