The Refining (Ore of refining Series Book I)
by D.E. Conner
This a fantasy based novel of young half-elven boy who learns of the power of choice. It speaks of the laws of magic and how it is linked with imagination. His parents left at an early age and Bast was raised by a Dwarven warrior. Bast learns the importance of adapting to and overcoming circumstances beyond his control. The laws of creation and opposites along with the power of imagination.