By Nina Kiriki Hoffman
The LaZelle relations of southern California has a mystery: they could do magic. genuine magic. As undefined, a LaZelle undergoes "the Transition"--a critical disorder that might both kill him or go away him with magical powers. If he's fortunate, he profits a expertise like shape-changing or wish-granting. If he's unfortunate, he by no means reports Transition. If he's specifically unfortunate, he undergoes Transition past due, which raises his probabilities of death. And if he survives, he'll undergo the weight of a dismal, risky magic: the power to forged in simple terms curses. And curse he needs to, for while a LaZelle doesn't use his magic, it kills him.In Nina Kiriki Hoffman's A Fistful of Sky, Gypsum LaZelle is exclusive between her brothers and sisters: she has now not passed through Transition. She resigns herself to a secular, magic-bereft life as a school scholar. Then one weekend, whilst her family members leaves her domestic on my own, she turns into gravely ill... --Cynthia Ward
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A Fistful of Sky (LaZelle, Book 1) by Nina Kiriki Hoffman