The Resource Arcanum 101 : Welcome New Students., Mercedes Lackey, (downloadable ebook)

Arcanum 101 : Welcome New Students., Mercedes Lackey, (downloadable ebook)

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Arcanum 101 : Welcome New Students.
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Arcanum 101
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Welcome New Students.
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Mercedes Lackey
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eng
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Fifteen-year-old Tomas Torres, the son of an immigrant family who are just barely making it, gets picked up by the police for doing some work for the local padrone (collector). For this work, Tomas has made $1000 a week, a lot of money by anyone's count. But what is the work? What is Tomas arrested for? Arson, but arson that cannot be explained. Tomas has a most unusual gift: he is a fire-starter—he can start fires with sheer force of will that flame from the tips of his fingers. More, he can will fireballs to hurl at his enemies or opponents, and he can incinerate any evidence. But the courts decide they have enough to convict young Tomas and send him off to a school (which Tomas believes to be a kind of jail): St. Rhiannon's School for the Gifted and Exceptional Student.At St. Rhiannon's, Tomas soon finds that he is not alone. St. Rhia's, as they call it, is a school for students of all ages with "gifts" like Tomas's: students who are pre-cogs, storm-callers, witches, healers, wizards, techno-shamans, psionics, firestarters, teleporters, psychics, sensitives and much, much more. Things he could never have imagined happen at St. Rhia's, and in time Tomas comes to feel less alone. He begins to believe in what he actually sees (astral warriors, for example) and all that he is taught by his attractive young mentor, VeeVee.All students at St. Rhia's are attempting to learn to control their gifts. Tomas, too, must learn about the ethics and the laws of magic (of which he knows nothing) and more, how to control the strength and force of his fire.Join Tomas and his friends as they journey through St. Rhia's and beyond, both through the outside world and through magical Gates to the magical worlds of Chaos and other kingdoms where their gifts will be tested. If they succeed, their powers will take on new relevance and meaning
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Arcanum 101 : Welcome New Students., Mercedes Lackey, (downloadable ebook)
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Arcanum 101 : Welcome New Students., Mercedes Lackey, (downloadable ebook)
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http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=100337&titleID=972231
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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ocm00000008e97e478-a913-495b-9a06-6f00396a0848
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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9780795322945
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(electronic bk)
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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c
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remote
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8E97E478-A913-495B-9A06-6F00396A0848
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  • Format: OverDrive Read
  • Format: Adobe EPUB eBook
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
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