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THE KIRKUS STAR
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Series: Brightstone Saga


THE FORTUNE-TELLER by Paul B. Thompson
Released: Jan. 1, 2013

"A predictable but not entirely earnest chase, with a page count that may draw readers wearied or intimidated by the ongoing flood of doorstopper epics. (Fantasy. 9-11)"
An evil wizard bent on seizing the clockwork head that holds the secret to all the world's magic takes up the chase again in this middle volume. Read full book review >
THE BRIGHTWORKING by Paul B. Thompson
Released: Sept. 1, 2012

"Comfortably predictable fare for younger fans and those who prefer their fantasy charged with standard themes and tropes. (Fantasy. 9-11)"
A blacksmith's son becomes a wizard's apprentice in this uncomplicated series opener. Read full book review >