by Anne Ursu

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Eleven-year-old Oscar, a lowly assistant for a powerful magician named Caleb, is happy harvesting herbs and preparing them in a cozy cupboard surrounded by cats. Oscar is forced to leave his orderly world when Caleb’s apprentice is killed and other mysterious things begin to happen around the village. Caleb and the other magicians are all away from the village on suspicious business, so Oscar and his new friend Callie must try to solve the mystery and save the village. In this beautifully written story Oscar, who exhibits signs of autism spectrum disorder, is forced to battle his fears and discover his innate strength.

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