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The Stone Mage and the Sea The Stone Mage and the Sea is a fascinating fantasy story depicting the life of a young boy and his father and their search for absolute freedom in a world where the huge red-sanded deserts are ruled by Stone Mages and the vast coastlines by Sky Wardens Any child with magical capabilities is taken away to the Haunted City to be trained in the Change The main characters Sal and his father are strangers in a town on the coastlines and are running away from the Sky Wardens who are after Sals raw talent for magic as well as eager to settle a bitter dispute with his father There are many important characters in the novel The most important is Sal a young naive boy who has little idea of the treachery and corruption of his environment He is an innocent character inheriting his talents from birth and pursued for his talents As the book progresses Sal learns more about his mysterious background and experiences firsthand the corruption of power and vices of human nature as well as the effects of prejudice Equally important is Sals father whose unusual history led to the lives of the two Sals father Dafis had a vendetta with one of the most powerful men along the coastlines It is this dispute which is the trouble of Sals life and ruthlessly destroys the happiness that others may possess Many other important characters appear throughout the book however these are more minor They all play a part in the unfolding story as the book continues to describe the nature of human beings and the magical community somewhat similar to that of ours The author of the book was Sean Williams Sean Williams lives in the centre of Adelaide South Australia with his partner Kirsty Brooks a multi-talented writer and director of Driftwood Manuscripts Sean is a multiple Ditmar and Aurealis Award-Winner and received the
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