The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Tales and Conjurations
Interweaving the real and the surreal, Charles Johnson spins eight extraordinary tales of transformations and metamorphoses.
An Illinois farmer teaches a young slave everything he knows—with fatal consequences. A young boy growing to manhood as a country sorcerer’s apprentice learns the difference between power and strength. From the first piece to the last, these stories capture very real human experiences in a new and startling light.