When Briar Moss spots a street kid using magic in the marketplace, he knows he must find her a teacher. Before he can do so, Briar and the young mage are swept up in gang warfare that puts them both in grave danger.
Now Briar must decide if he's ready to step in as young Evvy's mentor and if he¹s ready to put his own gang life behind him for good.
Tamora Pierce (born 1954) is an author of fantasy literature for young adults.
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