She survived a trial year at the Academy of Magic, but that was the easy part…
Now sixteen-year-old Ryiah is an apprentice of Combat, her school’s most notorious faction. When she finishes, she will be a war mage, but in order to do so, she has to survive four years traveling across Jerar, training with a master she hates, her old nemesis, Priscilla, and Prince Darren, her sometimes-rival sometimes… more?
Ry’s new apprenticeship is nothing like what she prepared for. War is on the horizon and her lessons aren’t just for practice anymore.
It’s time to fight.
Apprentice is all about Ry learning how to be a mage of Combat through four years of traveling across the country. Book two is just as fun as book one and I a loved the tension between Darren and Ry. I was so happy with the ending because it was such a twist I was not expecting. The books just keep getting better.
“And here I thought you were the villain to my tale.” “Even villains have a little fun.” His eyes hadn’t left my face. “But I’m not your villain, love.”
“You have no idea what it is I want to do to you,” he whispered.
“That somehow, this insufferable girl would become the one person I am forever, hopelessly, madly drawn to against my will and possibly even my better judgment.”
Marius smiled, “Yes,” he surmised, “I believe I was right to bet on you that day at the Academy. Your future, dear Ryiah, has just begun.”