To save his ailing mother, young Merlin must master the Seven Songs of Wisdom passed down from his grandfather, a legendary wizard. Only then can he journey to the spiritual Otherworld to obtain the elixir he needs. But the quest involves a task Merlin must perform – defeating a vile ogre whose merest glance means death. And even more difficult for the young wizard, he must discover the secret of seeing – not with his eyes but with his heart.
T.A. Barron grew up in the mountains of Colorado. He wrote his first novel at Oxford University between trips to the Highlands of Scotland. Now he writes in the attic of his Colorado home, assisted by his wife, Currie, and… More about T.A. Barron