It's been a year since septimus heap discovered his real family and true calling to be a wizard. As Apprentice to Extra Ordinary Wizard Marcia Overstrand, he is learning the fine arts of Conjurations, Charms, and other Magyk, while Jenna is adapting to life as the Princess and enjoying the freedom of the Castle.
But there is something sinister at work. Marcia is constantly trailed by a menacing Darke Shadow, and Septimus's brother Simon seems bent on a revenge no one understands. Why is the Darke Magyk still lingering?
Bringing fantasy to new heights, Angie Sage continues the journey of Septimus Heap with her trademark humor and all of the clever details readers have come to love....Continua
other than it's pretty cover, it was a nice book,
i bet you'll like it.
like other books i look for phrases that will surely mark in people's mind, and in this book i found this,
<3 fly free, fly with me.
I like Angie Sage's different take on wizards and magic (written spells, no wands). Clearly she is capitalizing on the popularity of Harry Potter though...she includes names and references (Godric, the Burrow, cupboard under the stairs & Rupert Gringe which is a nod to the actor who plays Ron Weasley). There are also some plot lines and characters that I find just too similar. It's a fun read but it steals too much from Harry Potter....Continua