The Buried Symbol: Runes of Issalia Book 1
by Jeffrey L. Kohanek
A classic underdog story, perfect for fans of zero-to-hero fantasy adventures filled with magic, mystery, and monsters. Pursuing a better life, an outcast teen risks everything and fakes his way into an academy of magic and combat, where he discovers a forbidden magic. Determined to master his new abilities, he trains in secret, knowing one misstep could destroy him.