Magician: Apprentice

Magician: Apprentice

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To the forest on the shore of the Kingdom of the Isles, the orphan Pug came to study with the master magician Kulgan. His courage won him a place at court and the heart of a lovely Princess, but he was ill at ease with normal wizardry. Yet his strange magic may save two worlds from dark beings who opened spacetime to renew the age-old battle between Order and Chaos.

Title:Magician: Apprentice
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780553564945
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    Magician: Apprentice Reviews

  • Matthew

    FANTASY FANS PLEASE READ!Updating this review in June 2016. I was just discussing this series with a friend I recommended this to and we were both saying how shocked we are how few people have read it...

  • Melissa ? Dog/Wolf Lover ? Martin

    Buddy read with some wonderful peeps over at BB&BI really enjoyed this book! I love the main character, Pug. I loved his friendship with his best friend Tomas. Pug got picked to be the magician Kulgan...

  • Ori Fienberg

    Earlier this year I got back into the fantasy genre by reading Patrick Rothfuss' The Name of the Wind. Since then I've been reading backwards; finding the authors Rothfuss was favorably compared to an...

  • Choko

    *** 4 ***A buddy read with the Epic Fantasy aficionados at BB&B!I can't believe I waited so long to read this series! Unfortunately, I am weird and used to start on a series only when the last book of...

  • Niki Hawkes - The Obsessive Bookseller

    Via Book Reviews by Niki Hawkes at www.nikihawkes.comWhen customers approach me for a fantasy recommend, I always ask: have you read Feist? As the long-time favorite of my family, "Magician: Apprentic...

  • Bradley

    Re-read.I devoured this book and the next four back in the late eighties and SERIOUSLY desired more... and yet, I never did get around to picking up all the subsequent books... until now.Of course, I ...

  • Josh

    I wanted to like this book. I really did. First, a major caveat: The Magician: Apprentice is only one part of a two-volume novel. The second volume, The Magician: Master, completes the tale. Given thi...

  • Holly

    Started out well. I liked the main character, it seemed like it might be interesting. Then they walked into the mines of Moria, visited Galadriel in Lothlorien, (but he renamed them all, cuz he's smar...

  •  Danielle The Book Huntress (Back to the Books)

    Magician: Apprentice is an appealing introduction into an epic fantasy series that a newbie can enjoy. It offers a young hero who is just at the beginning of his journey to find his purpose in life. F...

  • Jim

    I first read this book shortly after it came out in the early 80's while in my 20's. It's every bit as enjoyable on the 4th read almost 30 years later. In many ways, it is a very typical fantasy, but ...