Magic Study (Study #2)
So far, I've managed to survive. You would think after being kidnapped as a child, imprisoned in my teens and released to become a poison taster, I would have endured enough. But no. The discovery of my magical abilities—powers forbidden in Ixia—has resulted in an execution order. My only chance... show more
So far, I've managed to survive. You would think after being kidnapped as a child, imprisoned in my teens and released to become a poison taster, I would have endured enough. But no. The discovery of my magical abilities—powers forbidden in Ixia—has resulted in an execution order. My only chance is to flee to Sitia, my long-lost birthplace.But Sitia is unfamiliar. I'm treated like an enemy—even by my own brother. Plus I can't control my powers. I want to learn about my magic, but there isn't time. A rogue magician has emerged and I'm targeted as his next victim.Will my magical abilities save me…or be my downfall?
Publish date: December 1st 2008
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
Series: Study (#2)
Yet another fantastic book by Maria V. Snyder. I have fallen in love with this world that she has created. It is so unique and interesting. The way that she weaves every detail in the book together is beautiful. I highly recommend!
Dit is een van mijn favoriete series allertijden geworden
*Book source ~ Purchased from Audible Guest Reviewers A ~ My 17-yr-old daughter T ~ My 15-yr-old son K ~ My 14-yr-old son Yelena has vanquished her enemies and is on her way to Sitia to meet the family she doesn’t remember and learn how to control her magic. But growing up in Ixia and being the ...
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