Sorceress: A Fantasy Short Story Prequel by Gayle Katz
When sorcery goes wrong, can a young apprentice save herself from deadly dark magic?
Mara is a talented sorceress-in-training. Hoping to prove herself to her mentor, she accepts his quest to dispatch her equal at a rival sect.
But after meeting her mark, she’s conflicted. She can’t believe he possesses the evil her teacher says will bring destruction into their world.
Will she follow orders, or fight back and do what’s right?
A short story prequel to Shadow of the Songbird, Sorceress is about a young woman whose world is turned upside down when she’s recruited to be an assassin.