The Shadowing (Powerless #2)
by Jason Letts
In book two of the Powerless series, Mira and her friends must endure a period of apprenticeship, known as The Shadowing. While her friends seek out mentors to develop their unique magical abilities, Mira searches for the brilliant author of her science books, Flip Widget. For all they have to fear in the future, they will find that the troubles they prepare for are much close than they think.