6 edition of Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe found in the catalog.
|Statement||James M. Ward.|
|LC Classifications||PS3573.A733525 M53 2005|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||288 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||288|
|LC Control Number||2005541214|
The sea dragon didn't understand the nature of the shell on itsback, but it liked the small pets that scurried around the shell and fed it wonderful treats like hay and lettuce. Deny everything. Training sessions comprise a good half of the book. If so, what did you think? He aims to seek his fortune among those who tend and sail the awesome nautical juggernauts-the dragonships. Halcyon began muttering to himself.
Halcyon was trying his best to kill a ship. Twisted three times, it went deeper and deeper into the barrel with frantic haste. I was supposed to be learning a lesson. They blinked back the sting of the smoke. When she rejects him for a mortal, the enraged Archmage plans his revenge.
On ships with magically able crew, those who could use magic were in charge of heating up the spike with their magical energies instead of heating the spike in a small brazier kept between each pair of blast-tubes for spike-heating purposes. Blithe didn't care. Series was designed to cover groups of books generally understood as such see Wikipedia: Book series. He didn't just want to hit the enemy; he wanted to pummel them to kindling.
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Over the blast-tube, Halcyon faced the Durand in the distance, and this battle for him was very personal. All rights reserved.
There are examples in other reviews but one that I particularly recall is Blithe's initial meeting with a senior midshipwizard. Ride the waves to mystery and magic.
Excerpts are provided by Dial-A-Book Inc. The other lives in the forest, the leader of a band of rebels. Halcyon knew every enemy ship that took part in that action.
Ward's eager if plodding midshipwizards are unlikely to unseat Harry Potter, but they do come across as appealing and credible young teens, the novel's obvious audience. He took great satisfaction in using his magic as the cause of the destruction he sent the Durand's way.
Embark upon a journey across leagues of unimaginable adventure. And eat chocolate. She noted the late shot landed amidships, smashing through a blast-tube port.
Every time it fought the distant creatures floating on the sea, amazement filled its tiny brain. Every ship of the line had crew who named their blast-tubes. Training sessions comprise a good half of the book.
By the way, Sis, Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe book ahead and tattle to mom if you want. Officers always need help, he wryly thought. Stuart is left to pick up the pieces and find his family--but he is eager to start a brand new life.
I suppose it's possible that the sequel is better plotted, now that a lot of the infodump is out of the way, but given my dislike of Ward's writing style, I'm not terribly inclined to find out.
She got mad. There was no mistaking the special beat of the drums, allowing everyone to know they could fire their tubes when each tube leader thought it wise. This is serious adventure, a rousing tale of derring-do and highly recommended for those who like their work infused with sea salt, dragon lore, magic and fine, upstanding characters.
The main character has awesome and really rare magical powers, can talk to dragons, has demon blood in him, gets loads of unique magic items, is good at everything, is popular with all the likable characters, has a famously heroic dead father, etc.
One is a princess, pampered and protected. I, of course, denied it. The dragon was able to see what Halcyon was seeing. They weren't dependent on the wind to tack, giving the Sanguine a deadly advantage in battle as the swimming action of the sea dragon propelled the ship in tighter turns than a wind-powered ship could make.
Have you read any of these books? I enjoyed the read, it did have room for improvement but I did find it an interesting read with characters I cared for.
When she rejects him for a mortal, the enraged Archmage plans his revenge.novels including HALCYON BLITHE MIDSHIPWIZARD and HALCYON BLITHE DRAGONFRIGATE WIZARD.
He likes to fence, the ‘sword’ type, not the ‘put up’ type. He spends a great deal of time looking for work. He reads science fiction and fantasy novels and occasionally something else when the cover looks interesting. Recently, he designed and tricked a. Much of the story is reminiscent of the Horatio Hornblower stories by C.S.
Forester. This first book of a series (the second book is already available in hardback, and is called Dragonfrigate Wizard Halcyon Blithe) is taken up with the training and growth of the young midshipwizard/5(5).
Combining elements of Hornblower with Harry Potter, and Robert Louis Stevenson with Robin Hobb, the Halcyon Blithe are nautical tales rich in magic and intrigue set against a panorama of fantastic naval battles as we follow the career of a young midshipwizard.
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Publishers Weekly on Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe "Hornblower-style sea adventures mixes with fantasy in this novel of a young man fresh out of the academy and taking his first assignment as a midshipwizard on a dragonship the mix of sea adventure and fantasy is entertaining, a fun adventure and promising start to a new series."