The Magician of Samarkand

Alan Temperley Adam Stower

About the book

Anahita is the beautiful daughter of a saddle-maker, born in the golden city of Samarkand; where people are poor, but happy. Her beauty catches the eye of a young prince and they are destined to be together – until an evil magician appears out of the desert and claims Anahita as a slave. She defies him, but at a price: as in revenge, the magician conjures up a cruel spell to punish everyone in the city. It’s down to brave Anahita to pit her wits against his dark heart and evil magic…

Publication Date
02 January 2004

Macmillan Children's Books

Book Type
Paperback / softback


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