SciFan: books and links for the science fiction fan

  search by writer, book or series:
   
 writers & series: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
home | about | links | e-mail 
 
   Sky Carver, by Dean Whitlock  
 
  Novel, first publication in April 2005
 
  New to SciFan?
SciFan is dedicated to helping you discover new fantasy and SF books:
  • our database of 40,000+ books is cross-referenced by author, series and theme and is updated almost daily
  • we cover new and forthcoming books like no one else [more about us.]

  •  
     
      Buy it online  
     


    Get most new and used editions at Amazon.com, Amazon Canada , Amazon UK or Powells

    Look for second-hand books at Biblio


    Buy Sky Carver by Dean Whitlock
     
     
       Additional Information  
     
      Thomas Painter was born with the wrong name. Though his father was a brilliant painter, Thomas couldn"t be less of one. His talent is woodcarving. Yet because he lives in a place where one"s name dictates his trade, he is forced to be a painter"s apprentice.

    Destiny intervenes when a tree branch falls from the sky. For the branch, at least in Thomas"s hands, is a magic wand. Thomas renames himself Carver and sets off downriver in search of someone who can teach him to use the wand. Accompanied by Raven (the bemagicked girl who dropped the wand in the first place) and the bondservant Fireboy, Carver ventures into a world filled with wonders, some glorious, some terrible, and some beyond his imagining.

    Masterful storytelling and appealing, memorable characters mark this journey into a magical, beautifully realized world
    readers won"t soon forget.

     
     
      Part of series  
     
     
  • Sky Carver (#1)

  •  
     
      Related theme(s)  
     
     
  • Apprentices - Assistants
  • Children, Teens, Kids.
  • Magic Artifact - Spells
  • Young Adult (YA) - books for teens

  •  
    1998-2010 Olivier Travers & Sophie Bellais - All Rights Reserved