Excerpt: Magician is a fantasy novel by Raymond E. Feist. It is the first book of the Riftwar Saga and was published in 1982. It led to many books written by Feist in the world of Midkemia, which was the setting for this book.
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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Commentary (novels not included). Pages: 28. Chapters: At the Gates of Darkness, A Darkness at Sethanon, A Kingdom Besieged, Daughter of the Empire, Exile's Return, Faerie Tale, Flight of the Nighthawks, Honoured Enemy, Into a Dark Realm, Jimmy the Hand (novel), King of Foxes, Krondor: Tear of the Gods, Krondor: The Assassins, Krondor: The Betrayal, Magician (novel), Mistress of the Empire, Murder in LaMut, Prince of the Blood (novel), Rage of a Demon King, Rides a Dread Legion, Rise of a Merchant Prince, Servant of the Empire, Shadow of a Dark Queen, Shards of a Broken Crown, Silverthorn (novel), Talon of the Silver Hawk, The King's Buccaneer, Wrath of a Mad God. Excerpt: Magician is a fantasy novel by Raymond E. Feist. It is the first book of the Riftwar Saga and was published in 1982. It led to many books written by Feist in the world of Midkemia, which was the setting for this book. Originally reduced in size by his editors, it was re-published in 1992 (after the author's fame had grown) in an edition titled "The Author's Preferred Edition" (or "revised edition" in some markets) with much of the deleted text restored. Magician was broken into two volumes for the United States market and published as: Magician: Apprentice and Magician: Master. The book is still published as a single volume, titled Magician, in the UK. At Crydee, Pug, an orphan boy is apprenticed to a master magician. Suddenly the Kingdom is aswarm with alien invaders, destroying the peace of the kingdom. Pug and his friend Tomas are swept up into the conflict, with Pug's destiny leading him through a rift to a new world. In the twelfth year of the reign of Rodric the Fourth, an orphaned kitchen boy named Pug is made an apprentice magician to the magician Kulgan in Crydee. An indifferent student of magic, he rises to high station by saving Princess Carline, Duke...