Battle Mage: A Tale of Alus by Donald Wigboldy, Jr
Approx. 110,820 words.
Published on May 5, 2011.
With the Dark Emperor’s hordes threatening the Great Wall once more, Sebastian finds himself on an apprentice’s first journey to the guardian forts of the Wall. An uncomfortable trip to Windmeer fortress is made all the more difficult as his childhood bully, the wizard Magnus tags along. Will Sebastian find himself fighting more than just the Dark One’s hordes?