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?
Dr. Debra Doyle (born 1952) is an American author writing in multiple related genres, including science fiction, fantasy, and mystery. Many of her stories are co-written with her husband, James D. Macdonald. Their novel, Knight's Wyrd, was awarded the Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children's Literature in 1992 and appeared on the New York Public Library Books for the Teen Age list in 1993.
Photo: Debra Doyle and Jim MacDonald, fantasy and science fiction authors, at Readercon 2007. Photo source: Wikimedia Commons.