by M. K. Wiseman
Found guilty of witchcraft, sixteen-year-old Liara is banished from tiny Dvigrad. However, a mysterious mage, Nagarath of Parentino, steps forward claiming custody of her. Denied apprenticeship and tasked with the restoration of his neglected library, Liara gleans what knowledge she can. But her first spell goes awry, renewing an evil wizard’s interest in the valley, endangering them all.