The first book in the internationally bestselling Septimus Heap series by Angie Sage, featuring the funny and fantastic adventures of a wizard apprentice and his quest to become an ExtraOrdinary Wizard.
New York Times Bestselling Series
"A deliciously spellbinding series opener." --Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
"Fun, mystery, and rollicking characters." --VOYA (starred review)
"Fluent, charismatic storytelling." --ALA Booklist
Septimus Heap, the seventh son of the seventh son, disappears the night he is born, pronounced dead by the midwife. That same night, the baby's father, Silas Heap, comes across an abandoned child in the snow--a newborn girl with violet eyes. Who is this mysterious baby girl, and what really happened to the Heaps' beloved son Septimus?
The first book in this enthralling series by Angie Sage leads readers on a fantastic journey filled with quirky characters and Magykal charms, potions, and spells. Magyk is the original story of lost and rediscovered identities, rich with humor and heart.
--Bulletin of the Center for Children's BooksBinding Type:
Katherine Tegen BooksPublished:
7.38h x 6.02w x 1.68dAward:
Colorado Blue Spruce Award - NomineeAward:
Nene Award - RecommendedAward:
Sasquatch Award - NomineeAward:
Louisiana Young Readers' Choice Award - NomineeReview Citations: School Library Journal
04/01/2005 pg. 140Hornbook Guide to Children
01/01/2006 pg. 83 - Below Average, With Minor FlawPublishers Weekly
01/03/2005 pg. 56Kirkus Review - Children
01/15/2005 pg. 125Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks
02/01/2005 pg. 264Booklist
03/15/2005 pg. 1295Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name:
86518 / MagykReading Level:
6 / Interest Level:
Middle Grade / Point Value: