WW28 book offering: Magic Study (Book 2) by Maria V. Snyder
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The leaves shook and after a moment, she climbed back.About Magic Study:
Yelena is on her way to be reunited with the family she'd been stolen from long ago. Although she has gained her freedom, she can't help feeling isolated in Sitia. Her Ixian background has changed her in many ways, and her newfound friends and relatives don't think it's for the better. Despite the turmoil, she's eager to start her magical training. But her plans take a radical turn when she becomes involved with a plot to reclaim Ixia's throne for a lost prince, and gets entangled in powerful rivalries with her fellow magicians. If that wasn't bad enough, it appears her brother would love to see her dead. Luckily, Yelena has some old friends to help her with her new enemies.Source: Info in the About Magic Study was taken from the author's website at http://mariavsnyder.com/books.php on 09/05/2010.