Raymo_nd E. Feis_t's classi_c fantasy epic, Magi_cian, has enchante_d readers for over twent_y years. The revised edition was prepar_ed to celebrate the tenth ann_iversary of its public_ation, and incorpo_rates over 15,000 words of text omitted from previous ed_itions. At Cry_dee, a frontier outpost in the tranquil Kingd_om of the Isles, an orphan boy, Pug, is apprenticed to a master mag_ician -- and the des_tinies of two worlds are changed forever. Sudde_nly the peace of the Kingd_om is dest_royed as myst_erious alien invaders swarm the land. Pug is swept up into the con_flict but for him and his wa_rior frie_nd, Tomas, an ody_ssey into the unknown has only just begun. Tomas will inherit a legacy of sav_age power from an ancient civilizat_ion. Pug's destiny is to lead him thr_ough a rift in the fabr_ic of space and time to the mas_tery of the unimaginable powers of a stra_nge new magic.