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Taran Matharu

Biography

Taran Matharu

Taran Matharu wrote his first book when he was nine years old. At twenty-two, he began posting THE NOVICE on Wattpad (the online writing website) and reached over three million reads in less than six months. THE NOVICE is the first of three books in the Summoner series, and Taran Matharu's fiction debut. Taran also lives in London.

Taran Matharu

Books by Taran Matharu

by Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Fiction, How-to, Magic, Young Adult 12+

Summoner: One who is gifted with the ability to summon demonic creatures that are emotionally connected to their human counterparts. The magic of summoning is also an art. THE SUMMONER'S HANDBOOK reveals the story of James Baker --- the epic journal that inspired the series hero, Fletcher, to discover his own summoning abilities. Along with a complete demonology, a guide to the basics of summoning and glorious artwork from the world of the Hominum Empire, this is the volume that fans of the acclaimed and bestselling series must own.

by Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Magic, Young Adult 13+

When stable boy Arcturus accidentally summons a demon and becomes Hominum's first common summoner, he becomes the key to a secret that the powerful overlords would do anything to keep hidden. Whisked away to Vocans Academy so he can be kept watch over, Arcturus finds himself surrounded by enemies. Rebellious intent simmers among the masses, and it will not be long before it boils over. Arcturus must choose a side...or watch an Empire crumble.

by Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Fiction, Friendship, Social Issues

Fletcher and his friends fight for survival in the ether, where they pursue a mortally dangerous quest to rebuild their world and broker peace. Even as hatred threatens to turn friend into foe, Fletcher must lead a small army of soldiers into battle to protect his ancestral homeland and face his biggest challenge yet: his nemesis, the albino orc, Khan, who seeks to destroy everything Fletcher holds dear.

by Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 12+

A year has passed since the Tournament. Fletcher and Ignatius have been locked away in Pelt's dungeons, but now they must face trial at the hands of the Inquisition, a powerful institution controlled by those who would delight in Fletcher's downfall. The trial is haunted by ghosts from the past with shocking revelations about Fletcher's origins, but he has little time to dwell on them; the graduating students of Vocans are to be sent deep into the orc jungles to complete a dangerous mission for the king and his council. If they fail, the orcish armies will rise to power beyond anything the Empire has ever seen.

by Taran Matharu - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Fletcher is working as a blacksmith's apprentice when he discovers he has the rare ability to summon demons from another world. He is soon chased out from his village for a crime he did not commit. As a result he must travel with his demon, Ignatius, to an academy for adepts, where the gifted are taught the art of summoning. Fletcher also learns painful lessons that will prepare him to serve as a Battlemage in the Empire's war against the savage Orcs. But sinister forces infect new friendships and rivalries grow. With no one but Ignatius by his side, Fletcher must decide where his loyalties lie. The fate of the Empire is in his hands.