"" In her essay 'From Elfland to Poughskeepsie,' Ursula K. Leguin makes a point with great eloquence: When fantasies are about people of high station living in heroic times, a more formal, elevated level of diction is called for. On the othe..."
Warned away from magic all of his life, Callum endeavors to fail the trials that would admit him to the Magisterium only to be drawn into its ranks against his will and forced to confront dark elements from his past.
"In The Iron Trial, Callum Hunt heads to the Magisterium, a school of witchcraft and wizardry. But his father tells Callum to try his best to FLUNK out of the school. Cal is confused at this request but his father convinces him to do so. But unfort..."