Power to Burn
'a fountain of power rose up and surged out through my eyes... I opened my fists to the sky and flames shot into the air.'
When Roberto arrives in Italy from Australia he discovers dark family secrets: la magia, the power that is feared and suppressed, and a tragic story of love and icy revenge. Roberto has felt the power - his own power - burning through his fingertips. Angelica has it too. But together can they stop the curse spreading beyond their family and into the world?
Power to Burn is a bewitching fantasy adventure in which Anna Fienberg reveals family life in all its drama and passion.
Shortlisted for the 1996 NSW Premier's Literary Awards
'Utterly compelling... a book to recommend, argue about and keep going back to' - Stephen Matthews
'Magic is the theme... and it is magically told' - Robin Morrow, The Weekend Australian
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