Battle Magic (Hardcover)

By Tamora Pierce

Scholastic Press, 9780439842976, 464pp.

Publication Date: September 24, 2013



A "New York Times"-bestselling author returns to the magical world of Winding Circle. Set two years before the events of "The Will of the Empress" and "Melting Stones," this adventure reunites plant mage Briar; his mentor, Rosethorn; and his young apprentice, Evvy, who has a talent for making stones . . . do things.

About the Author

Tamora Pierce is the critically acclaimed author of more than twenty novels, including the Circle of Magic and The Circle Opens quartets, THE WILL OF THE EMPRESS, MELTING STONES, and, most recently, the NEW YORK TIMES bestselling Beka Cooper trilogy. She lives in New York State with her husband, Tim, and her seven cats and two birds. Visit her online at