A Wizard Alone (Young Wizards, Book 6) (International by Diane Duane

By Diane Duane

Younger Wizards publication 6: nice strength turns up in fabulous places!

Kit and Nita subscribe to forces once again opposed to the bad Lone energy on an strange battleground, as they struggle for the guts and brain of a tender wizard with the ability to avoid wasting their world...
Initially, package unearths himself flying solo as Nita has sunk right into a deep melancholy after the occasions of The Wizard's drawback. fortunately, Kit's telepathic pooch, Ponch, is worked up to fill Nita's area of interest briefly, so long as sufficient puppy biscuits are concerned.

Kit's struggling with to appreciate why autistic wizard-in-training Darryl McAllister has been caught in his wizardly Ordeal for over 3 months. Is it in basic terms the fault of his autism? Exploring within Darryl's brain, equipment and Ponch become aware of complicated landscapes of peculiar good looks that belie Darryl's rocking, vacant external. yet in addition they locate the Lone energy, attacking Darryl with a constant brutality that turns out to make little experience. What makes Darryl so vital -- and why can't he get away his Ordeal?

Nita, in the meantime, is distracted from her sorrow by way of a chain of wierd goals within which a few mysterious being pleads desperately for her reduction. What do the cryptic messages suggest? She has to determine speedy -- simply because now equipment, too, has vanished. Can she locate him -- and if she does, will the 2 of them be capable to come jointly in time to house the Lone strength prior to it may spoil them?

Publisher's observe: This 2011 Errantry Press booklet variation, to be had in simple terms to readers outdoor North the USA, follows the textual content of the 1st US version, the 2002 Harcourt alternate Publishers hardcover.

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