William is from Sussex, UK.
He has a passion for literature and enjoys reading all sorts of books. His hobbies are numerous and consist of medieval/viking reenactment, writing, karate and of course reading.
"There's always a bit of truth in each rumour, the trouble is finding out which bit."
The Novice is the second book in the Black Magician Trilogy and, like the first, it was an enjoyable read, presenting our protagonists with a whole new set of difficulties to overcome as they are placed in completely different settings.