Sometimes it’s not a question of right or wrong, but what you think you can get away with.
Dara Martin is an untrained witch with strong natural power, and while she knows she deserves formal education from the Academy, it will take years of grueling study and hard slog for this half-blood to be accepted by the Kin.
On the other hand, Willem the sorcerer may hold the secret to her lost mother, and he promises to fast-track her power beyond measure. What he proposes is illegal, and if she’s caught, her magic will be painfully bound forever.
But only if she's caught....