Bearers of Light, Book 1: Dark Mage
by Jolayne L Call
When Malin is drawn into the Spirit Walks by his magically gifted cousin, the course of his life is altered forever. From that moment, he abhors and avoids magic, even his own. But in his eighteenth year, Karis comes to live with him, and Karis is haunted by a dark mage. Even worse, more magic is the only way out, and she is female.