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The battlemage

The battlemage

Matharu, Taran, author

After the thrilling cliffhanger at the end of book two, we rejoin Fletcher and his friends in the ether, where they must undertake a mortally dangerous quest all the while avoiding capture by enemies and facing foes more terrifying than anything they have yet encountered. But this is nothing compared to what truly lies ahead for Fletcher, as his nemesis, albino orc Khan, is on a mission to destroy Hominum and everything and everyone that Fletcher loves

Hardback, Book. English. Fantasy/Magic. Fantasy fiction. Fiction 13+. Teenage Fiction. Young adult fiction.
All formats and editions (2)
Published London: Hodder Children's Books, 2017
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Statement of responsibility: Taran Matharu
ISBN: 9781444928426
Intended audience: Adolescent.
Physical Description: 439 pages : map (black and white) ; 24 cm.
Series: Summoner ; book three
Subject: Fletcher (Fictitious character from Matharu) Fiction.
Series Title: Summoner ; book three.

Author note

Taran was born in London in 1990 and found a passion for reading at a very early age. His love for stories developed into a desire to create his own, writing his first book at nine years old.
Straight after graduating with a First Class degree in Business Administration, Taran was keen to explore a new avenue and get inside the publishing world, landing an internship in Digital Sales at Penguin Random House, from June to September 2013.
At twenty-two, while taking time off to travel, Taran began to write Summoner, taking part in Nanowrimo 2013. Thanks to and updating daily, its popularity dramatically increased, reaching over three million reads in less than six months. After being featured by NBC News, Taran decided to launch his professional writing career and has never looked back.


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