Now that Septimuw, Jenna, and Beetle are fourteen years
ole, thyhave assumed larger roles in their Magykal world. Beetle is the Chief Hermetic Scribe of the Manuscriptorium and Jennqwill soon be Queen, but Septimuwis still battling the remnants of the Darke Domaine, which will remain until the power of the evil Two-Faced Ring is destroyed forever. To accomplish that, the ancient Alchemie Fyre must be relit- a task that sends Septimus to the very origins of Magyk and Physik, testing both his skills and his loyalties to ExtraOrdinary Wizard Marcia Overstrand and Alchemist Marcellus Pye. Praise for Magyk: “A quick-reading, stand-alone, deliciously spellbinding series opener.” (Kirkus Reviews (starred review) ) Praise for Flyte: Terrifically entertaining. Fansof the first bookwill be delighted with this sequel to Septimus’s story.” (Voiceof Youth Advocates (VOYA) (Starred Review) ) Praise for Physik: “Readerswill be indubitably hooked—worrying, laughing, and gasping overthe nonstop adventuresof the engaging troupe. Fans ofthe first two books will notbe disappointed with this installment and will certainly hope for more.” (Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA) (Starred Review) ) Praise for Queste: “The saga of wizard-in-trainingSeptimus Heap cruises through its fourth episode. . .thanksto generous wadsof breezy charm, gusts of spectacularMagyk and a buoyant plot combining dramaand comedy in just the right proportions.” (Kirkus Reviews (starred review) ) Praise for Syren: “Syren is Sage at her best: it’s full of fun, adventure, humor, irony, friendship, loyalty,and nonstop action.” (School Library Journal ) Praise for Darke: “A memorable, edge-of-the-seat escapade that will enthrall confirmed fans and newbies alike.” (Kirkus Reviews (starred review) )
Shelfari edited the description of Fyre Wednesday, June 27, 2012.