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The magician's apprentice [electronic resource] / Kate Banks.

Banks, Kate, 1960- (Author). Thurston, Charlie. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780792789499 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 0792789490 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (3hr., 33 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio : 2013.

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Restrictions on Access Note: Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Charlie Thurston.
Summary, etc.: Baz has always dreamed about leaving his dusty little town, so when a stranger comes to his family's home and asks him to be a weaver's apprentice, Baz is eager to start his journey. He and the stranger travel for several sunrises and sunsets until they reach the land of Kallah, where Baz starts his apprenticeship-and soon learns that his master is very cruel. Baz is disheartened, and when the master trades Baz to a magician for a sword, Baz expects no better from his new owner. But as Baz travels further into the depths of the desert with this kind-hearted and wise magician, he learns to reexamine his beliefs about people, the world, and himself, discovering that everything is connected in a continuous journey toward destiny and that no person or thing can ever really be owned.
System Details Note: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Self-realization > Juvenile fiction.
Apprentices > Juvenile fiction.
Magicians > Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels > Juvenile fiction.
Fate and fatalism > Juvenile fiction.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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