Author(s): Sarah Prineas
Conn's quest to save his city's magic has become urgent: his power stone is lost and Shadowmen, ruthless assassins, are stalking the city's people. But when Conn blows up Wizard Nevery's beloved home, he is banished by his own master. Determined to return and save Wellmet, he travels to Desh, a glittering city in the desert, home to the Shadowmen and run by a mysterious Sorcerer-King ...Prineas steps up the mystery and magic with an exciting new setting and chilling villains.
Sarah Prineas is from Iowa City, where she works at the University. As well as The Magic Thief trilogy, she has written several critically acclaimed science fiction and fantasy short stories. She has two children.