Farlaine the Goblin Book 1 is a pleasant read. It presents an affable wanderer who summons all sorts of trees to get out of trouble. Fantasy lovers with kids who need something literary may benefit the most. This comic is appropriate for many kids because it never gets too scary or dark. By the way, Farlaine’s name is pronounced FAR-lin, not anything like the Ford Fairlane.
This is a collection of five short stories, all featuring various characters from Jim Hines’ Goblin books [Goblin Quest, Goblin Hero, Goblin War] that help fill in some interesting background. While all of the stories have been previously published in various collections and magazines, it was wonderfully convenient to have them all assembled in one place