A worthy pupil . . . A dangerous quest
To the forest on the shore of the Kingdom of the Isles, the orphan Pug came to study with the master magician Kulgan. But though his courage won him a place at court and the heart of a lovely Princess, he was ill at ease with the normal ways of wizardry.
Yet Pug's strange sort of magic would one day change forever the fates of two worlds. For dark beings from another world had opened a rift in the fabric of spacetime to being again the age-old battle between the forces of Order and Chaos.
Praise for Magician: Apprentice
“Totally gripping . . . A fantasy of epic scope, fast-moving action and vivid imagination.”—The Washington Post Book World
“Most exciting . . . A very worthy and absorbing addition to the fantasy field.”—Andre Norton
“The best new fantasty in years . . . has a chance of putting its aughor firmly on the trone next to Tolkien—and keeping him there.”—The Dragon Magazine
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ConalO - LibraryThing
Re-read in December 2014. This was still a really fun read that held up to the 20+ years since the last time I read it. Moving on to others in this series to start 2015. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - jlharmon - www.librarything.com
I got this book from a reddit secret santa. I’ve been kinda staying away from high fantasy, but I gave this a shot. It reminded me why I used to love reading high fantasy. Yes, it takes itself very ... Read full review
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