It's Katrina Picket's birthday, and not only has her favourite bear been burnt to a crisp, but her best friend's ignoring her, and the supply teacher is none other that Morgan le Fay, the most evil sorceress that ever lived! Katrina summons Merlin. But can he train her to become a sorceress in time to defeat Morgan and save the country from destruction?
Tanya Landman studied for a degree in English literature at Liverpool University, before working in a bookshop, an arts centre, and a zoo. Since 1992, Tanya has been part of Storybox Theatre, working as a writer, administrator and performer - a job that has taken her to festivals all over the world. She is the author of the young novels Waking Merlin and Flotsam and Jetsam. She lives with her family in Devon.