The seventh son of the seventh son, aptly named Septimus Heap, is stolen the night he is born by a midwife who pronounces him dead. That same night, the baby's father, Silas Heap, comes across a bundle in the snow containing a new born girl with violet eyes. The Heaps take this helpless newborn into their home, name her Jenna, and raise her as their own. But who is this mysterious baby girl, and what really happened to their beloved son Septimus?
On her tenth birthday, Jenna Heap is taken from her family and hidden from DomDaniel, the evil soon-to-be ExtraOrdinary Wizard who wants to kill her. While in hiding, Jenna becomes friends with Boy 412, a former member of the Youth Army. Together, they begin to uncover some long-hidden secrets that lead to a wonderful discovery: Septimus Heap, the seventh son of a seventh son, lives!
The first book in this enthralling new series by Angie Sage leads readers on a fantastic journey filled with quirky characters and magykal charms, potions, and spells. Magyk is an original story of lost and rediscovered identities, rich with humor and heart.