Editorial Reviews. From Publishers Weekly. This delightful romp is set in an alternate Regency A Matter of Magic: Mairelon and The Magician’s Ward. Patricia. Mairelon the Magician is a fantasy novel by Patricia C. Wrede, set in a version of Regency England with wizards. Kim, a street urchin, attempts to rob a . Patricia Collins Wrede is an American author of fantasy literature. She is known for her . Mairelon the Magician (); Magician’s Ward (); Magic and Malice () — omnibus of Mairelon the Magician and Magician’s Ward; A Matter of.

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A really great book to read, I had read this one year’s ago in paperback but forgot how good it was. A trilogy narrated by Eff Rothmer, the “thirteenth child” of the opening book title.

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Give woman some money so mairflon will write more books. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. So, ” 0 prequel ” sorts by 0 under the label “prequel.

I was happy that I didn’t figure out the Whodunit before the book came to the conclusion, since that always bugs me. Once she knows how long he is out, she goes inside to check what he’s got, a spying mission a real toff sent her on. He’ll teach her to perform stage-show magic tricks, as well as how to speak properly and to thw, if she’ll instruct him in the art of lock-picking.


He would wench and get drunk and bungle both his robbery attempts. I Agree This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, magiciwn if not signed in for advertising. At the beginning of the first book, Katherine Talgarth “Kate” and her beautiful younger sister Georgina have been taken by their Aunt Charlotte Rushton from Rushton in Essex to London to experience part of the Season.

I’m giving this a 4 because I’m setting I’ll try to review this in full later, but maieelon now: Want to Read saving….

At least the actual ending after the loooong conversations was actually decent, with Kim finding out she could learn magic um, yeah, we knew that from beginning, big surprise. I’ll still read the next. This book is amazing — magic and manners all wrapped up into an amazing package filled with thieves cant and not a magocian person who is what they seem.

Totally fun and a fairly quick read.

Series: Mairelon the Magician

Anyway, one night Seth and I were looking for something to read aloud together. Orphan magiciwn falls in with mysterious magician! I desperately wanted to give this four stars, but the ending happened. Most books have something that make them stand out more in good or bad ways!


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Discover Prime Book Box for Kids. People keep arriving on scene, at this out of the way cabin which half of them shoukdn’t have known about. But the Loeb Classical Library is a series of editions, not of works. I think these were too obvious.

He isn’t like the other hucksters and swindlers that Kim is used to. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. The dialog was horrible and page after page was filled with what could have been said in less than one. In essence, reading these books is pretty much just like reading Sorcery and Cecelia, except with different characters and plot. Please help by adding reliable sources.

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We pulled Mairelon the Magician out next and started reading. Too bad the toff didn’t see fit to mention that the the street magician is a real wizard – one who easily sees through her boy’s disguise.

At times this book was so damn funny I’d have to stop reading and laugh for a solid ten minutes before I started again. This one got off to a promising start with Kim’s introduction to Mairelon and her encounters on the streets of a fantasy-world London.