Kirkus Star
THE KIRKUS STAR
Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit




Series: Septimus Heap


FYRE by Angie Sage
by Angie Sage, illustrated by Mark Zug
Released: April 16, 2013

"A disorganized but amiable farewell—with hints of a spinoff series in the works. (map, finely detailed character studies at chapter heads) (Fantasy. 10-13)"
To wrap up her deservedly popular series, Sage calls back nearly all of the first six volumes' cast members, living and dead, for a fresh flurry of Magykal feats and threats from the Darke. Read full book review >
DARKE by Angie Sage
Kirkus Star
by Angie Sage, illustrated by Mark Zug
Released: June 1, 2011

"A memorable, edge-of-the-seat escapade that will enthrall confirmed fans and newbies alike. (Fantasy. 10-12)"
The penultimate episode in this well-crafted series pits apprentice wizard Septimus and allies against a relentless tide of Things bent on overwhelming the Magyk that protects the town of Castle and establishing a penumbral Darke Domaine. Read full book review >
QUESTE by Angie Sage
Kirkus Star
by Angie Sage, illustrated by Mark Zug
Released: April 1, 2008

Still showing no signs of strain, the saga of wizard-in-training Septimus Heap cruises through its fourth episode—and 2,200th page—thanks to generous wads of breezy charm, gusts of spectacular Magyk and a buoyant plot combining drama and comedy in just the right proportions. Read full book review >

PHYSIK by Angie Sage
by Angie Sage, illustrated by Mark Zug
Released: March 27, 2007

Showing no signs of reaching a climax, this Potter-esque series ambles past its 1,500th page with another escapade that casts apprentice Magyk-worker Septimus and apprentice princess Jenna into various dangers in a setting well-stocked with ghosts, near-ghosts, secret passages, magical creatures, comical stock characters and dark doings. Read full book review >

MAGYK by Angie Sage
Kirkus Star
by Angie Sage, illustrated by Mark Zug
Released: March 1, 2005

Heads up, Harry, there's a new young wizard on his way up. Read full book review >