The Fuller's Apprentice (The Chronicles of Tevenar Book 1)
Bored with his work, Josiah attempts a risky stunt. When a wizard saves his life and offers him a job, Josiah jumps at the chance. Traveling around Tevenar, meeting interesting people, helping serve them with the Mother’s healing magic—what could be more fun? But soon Josiah learns that while matters of life and death may be exciting, they’re seldom fun. And some choices have the power to change Tevenar forever.
“Loved this book!!! I feel that this author is in the same class as Anne and Todd McCaffrey, Mercedes Lackey, and Tamora Pierce.” - Amazon Reviewer
All Josiah wants is a little excitement. His work as an apprentice fuller is boring, and playing in the mill’s machinery isn’t that dangerous. Everything goes fine—at first.
All right, he’s lucky the wizard Elkan and his familiar, a donkey named Sar, are there to save his life. Even better, when his furious master dismisses him, Elkan offers him a job as his assistant. Josiah jumps at the chance. Traveling around Tevenar for a year, meeting all sorts of interesting people, helping the dedicated young wizard and clever donkey serve them with the Mother’s healing magic—what could be more fun?
But Josiah soon learns that while matters of life and death may be exciting, they’re seldom fun. Impulsive actions, even when taken with the best of intentions, can have devastating consequences. And some choices have the power to change the future of Tevenar forever.
Books by Angela Holder
The Matriarch of Ramunna needs a wizard’s healing magic to conceive an heir. The wizards of Tevenar need food to stave off a deadly famine. Can Elkan and Josiah persuade the Mother to change the Law that forbids contact and strike the bargain that will save both lands?