Eli's family has always warned him away from the wizard life.
But in a world where wizards make all the rules, how can Eli ignore the call of their power? As a wizard, Eli could help feed his starving community, protect his family, and make a difference in his suffering world.
After losing his father and watching his neigbors struggle with poverty, Eli makes the decision to attend the most prestigious wizard academy in the land. But life among the wizards isn't all what Eli expected.
It's much worse.
And when he stumbles upon a dark secret, Eli realises that he may already be in too deep.
Consequences of magic are
never what they seem...
A. A. Warne writes elaborate, strange, dark, and twisted stories.
In other words, speculative fiction.
Located at the bottom of the Blue Mountains in Sydney, Australia,
Amanda was born an artist and grew up a painter before deciding to study pottery.
But it wasn't until she found the art of the written word that her universe expanded.
A graduate of Western Sydney University in Arts,
Amanda now spends her time wrestling three kids and writing full time.