Children of the Elementi by Ceri Clark
Approx. 54,730 words.
Published on October 2, 2010.
A century ago, in the world of Eleria, five families ruled over the elements of air, earth, fire and water. Destroyed by Magi illusion, their heirs are scattered across time and space.
On present day Earth, Jake has an ordinary life, school, bullies, and parties... until he learns about his past. Can he learn to control his new-found magical powers and reunite the heirs before it is too late?