Mage Alex Verus is caught between a rock and a hard place, forced to work for Dark mage Richard Drakh to keep his friends alive. This time, the diviner can see no way out…
Author: Benedict Jacka
People are always wanting me dead. This time I’m not the only one on the hit list and the “good” guys are gunning for him, Anne, Variam, and Luna. And others…family, friends…are threatened.
I thought I’d escaped my past. But my old master is back and making a new play for power. And he’s not the only one targeting me…
Rumours of Alex’s former master being back in town has Alex in a panic. And Anne is in serious trouble as Alex wonders if it’s him or her own secrets she’s hiding.
Alex Verus, a diviner who can see probable futures, managed to escape his Dark master years ago, and with rumors of his return, he must warn his friends what they’ll be fighting.
Mage apprentices are vanishing without a trace, and Alex Verus has no evidence, no witnesses, and no suspects. Now they’re targeting his apprentice’s classmate.
Second sight made him infamous, so Alex has been keeping his head down until he’s hired to discovered who is harvesting the life-force of magical creatures.
Alex’s own powers aren’t showy, but he does have the advantage of foreseeing the possible future—allowing him to pull off operations that have a million-to-one-chance of success.