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Syren(Septimus Heap, #5)
In this fifth book in the Magykal series, Septimus ends up on a captivatingly beautiful island, one of seven set in a sparkling sea. He's stranded there with his badly injured dragon, Spit Fyre, along with Jenna and Beetle. There are some strange things about the island, including a Magykal girl named Syrah, a cat-shaped lighthouse that has lost its Light, and an eerie presence that sings to Septimus — can he escape the persistent call?
Trouble is also brewing for Lucy and Wolf Boy, who have become entangled with some nefarious sailors at sea, and for Milo Banda, Jenna's father, who is harboring a mysterious treasure chest in his ship's hold.
Charismatic storyteller Angie Sage continues Septimus Heap's Magykal journey with more laugh-out-loud adventures, more enchanting charms and spells, and an ever-deepening understanding of the interior life of a young hero.
It looks like Sage wants to see if their readers are paying full attention. In this book, there's a "new" character whom we already saw in "Physik". And don't let the book catch you off guard by the synopsis. One of the things that Septimus Heap makes Septimus Heap, is the fact that the synopsis always concentrates itself over the first half of the book.
"Syren": new book, new world, more adventures, friends, enemies, love and a lot of other things...