Tempests and slaughter the numair chronicles book one
Tempests and Slaughter (The Numair Chronicles, Book One) (Hardcover)
Tempests and Slaughter  , originally titled The Gift of Power for a time, is the first installment of the Numair Chronicles trilogy written by Tamora Pierce. The book takes place around twenty years before Wild Magic , the first book of The Immortals quartet. It also follows his interactions with his later sworn enemy, Ozorne Tasikhe. This book will begin with Numair's first years at the Carthaki University when he was still friends with Emperor Ozorne. At that time Numair was still known under his original name of Arram Draper.
Tempests and Slaughter tells the story of Arram Draper, a young boy with the potential to become one of the world's most powerful mages. With the support of his three friends - a 'leftover' prince, a clever girl, and an extremely sassy bird - Arram faces the challenges and adventures of student life at one of the most well-renowned universities for young mages. This fun and magical world Pierce has created was such a pleasure to experience! Skip to main content. Search Search.