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Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe

(2005)
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Halcyon Blithe, being a young man of good breeding and lineage as well as endowed with those qualities and abilities of a sorcerous nature and wishing to fulfill his full potential, is ready to assume his proper place in the world. He aims to seek his fortune among those who tend and sail the awesome nautical juggernauts-the dragonships. With this is mind, Blithe gladly accepts his rank as Midshipwizard and becomes a member of the crew who man the dragonships-vessels which harness the bodies and strength of living dragons with seafaring technology.

Combining elements of Hornblower with Harry Potter, and Robert Louis Stevenson with Robin Hobb, Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe is a nautical tale rich in magic and intrigue. A tale set against a panorama of fantastic naval battle as we follow the career of a young midshipwizard as he moves up through the ranks of His Majesty's Navy.

Genre: Fantasy

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Hardback Editions

October 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe
Author(s): James M Ward
ISBN: 1-4395-6141-9 / 978-1-4395-6141-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Paw Prints
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October 2006 : USA Library Binding
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Title: Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): James M Ward
ISBN: 1-4177-7366-9 / 978-1-4177-7366-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback
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September 2005 : USA Hardback
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Title: Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe
Author(s): James M Ward
ISBN: 0-7653-1253-0 / 978-0-7653-1253-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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Paperback Editions

October 2006 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: Midshipwizard Halcyon Blithe
Author(s): James M Ward
ISBN: 0-7653-5110-2 / 978-0-7653-5110-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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