Posted on 7/25/2012
Reviewed by Lauryn, grade 8
Izzie's father dies when she is just five years old. Her mother moves her to a non-magical part of the world to protect her from Gurmun, the evil serpent. She believes she doesn't have magic until her mother is finally forced to tell her the truth. Her best friend, Branna, is in love with Izzie's boyfriend. Izzie is unaware of this and tries to find a great guy for Branna. Izzie makes a love "philtre" or potion, but ends up taking it, along with the new guy, Tristan. Izzie has many magical encounters during thies book, discovering her true self.