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Sage, Angie

Evil necromancer DomDaniel is plotting his comeback. Having 'executed' the most daringly ruthless part of his plan, one obstacle remains. But this obstacle, although small, is proving to be a challenge, and DomDaniel is not fond of challenges he hasn't created personally

Paperback, Book. English. Fiction 9+. Fantasy/Magic. Fantasy fiction. Children's stories.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2012
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Statement of responsibility: Angie Sage
ISBN: 1408814935, 9781408814932
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: 2005.
Physical Description: 424 p. : maps ; 20 cm.
Series: Septimus Heap, wizard apprentice
Subject: Heap, Septimus (Fictitious character) Juvenile fiction.
Series Title: Septimus Heap, wizard apprentice.

Accelerated Reading

Book Level: 6
Interest Level: UY
Points: 18
Quiz Number: 207468

Author note

Angie Sage began her career illustrating books, and then started writing - first toddler books, later chapter books and then the masterfulSeptimus Heap. She lives in a fifteenth-century house in Somerset. She has two grown-up daughters.


Praise forSeptimus Heapseries:

Warm, funny and humane, Sage takes care with the destiny of even her smallest characters, and is a real discovery
Amanda Craig, The Times||Her yarn scoots along like a dragon-boat with the wind in its sails
Nicolette Jones, Sunday Times||Full of hurtle-paced humour
Telegraph||Wonderfully imaginative . . . Children of all ages will relish this
Waterstone's Guide to Kid's Books