When Randal, now a court wizard, takes on an apprentice, he looks forward to repaying his debt to the School of Wizardry, which took him in as a young trainee wizard. But the apprentice's strange behaviour suggests that something sinister is going on. Can Randal find out who is destroying the school - before it's too late?
Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald are an accomplished husband and wife team who together and separately have written a number of fantasy and science fiction titles for adults, teenagers and children. They currently live in New Hampshire.