Enter the world of Septimus Heap, Wizard Apprentice.
Magyk is his destiny.The evil necromancer DomDaniel has been disposed of, but something Darke is stirring.
A Shadow pursues ExtraOrdinary Wizard Marcia Overstrand around, following her every move, growing stronger every day.
Septimus senses something sinister is afoot, but before he can act, Jenna is snatched - taken by the most unlikely kidnapper.
Septimus must rescue his sister but does not, at first, realise the power of the forces at work behind her disappearance.