A Perilous Power

A School for Sorcery (Volume 2)

E. Rose Sabin


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Trevor Blake has always known he possessed magical gifts. But in the small farming town where Trevor lives with his family, the practice of magic is forbidden--and those who reveal their gifts are persecuted. So when his uncle tells him about the underground gifted Community in the city of Port-Of-Lords, Trevor and his best friend, Les Simonton, set off to find it. There, they hope to receive training in the use of their powers.

As soon as Trevor and Les arrive in Port-of-Lords, the trouble begins. Unwittingly, the boys become embroiled in a power struggle among the Community's members. Not sure of whom to trust or where to turn, Trevor and Les may be forced to call upon the most perilous power of all....

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A Change of Direction
Trevor Blake leaned against the kitchen wall, watching his mother slice beef and fit it into rolls hot from the oven. The yeasty aroma of the fresh-baked rolls, the spicy scent of cinnamon-laden pear tarts, the savory odor of the roast all conspired to distract him from his mother’s lecture.
“Trevor, are you listening to me?” she asked as she slipped the beef rolls into a box and held it out to him.
“Yes, Mom.” Grinning, he accepted the box. “You said to hurry, don’t miss the bus, and be careful with my money.

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Praise for A Perilous Power

"A tale that should appeal to fans of Harry Potter. Well-written, with memorable characters and a readable style, this title belongs in most fantasy and YA collections."--Library Journal on A Perilous Power

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About the Author

E. Rose Sabin

E. Rose Sabin is a former teacher who now devotes her time to writing fantasy and science fiction. Her stories have won many awards and A School for Sorcery--her first novel--won the Andre Norton Gryphon award.

She lives in Pinellas County, Florida, with her two dogs, B'Elana and Dax.

E. Rose Sabin

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A Perilous Power
E. Rose Sabin

Mass Market Paperbound

Mass Market Paperbound
Tom Doherty Associates
September 2004
Mass Market Paperbound
ISBN: 9780765347602
ISBN10: 0765347601
Middle-Grade Fiction
5 3/16 x 7 5/8 inches, 288 pages
Age Range: 10 to 18
Grade Range: 5 and up

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