Jade City, by Fonda Lee

Staff Pick

Cancel your plans and get cozy--this book won’t let you go. Filled with family drama, martial-arts magic, crime, and politics,Jade City is set in a world where jade confers great strength and power on those who can wield it. At the center of this expertly crafted and wild ride of a story, is a family steeped in tragedy and the contest between the No Peak and the Mountain clans. Peace is ready to snap any minute,and the Kauls have painful choices to make in a city that seems intent on swallowing them whole.





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ISBN: 9780316440882
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Published: Orbit - June 26th, 2018

A Darker Shade of Magic, by V.E. Schwab

Staff Pick

The first book in a trilogy, A Darker Shade of Magic introduces you to a world of three parallel Londons. Two of them have magic, while the third--Grey--does not. We follow Kell, a man connected to the royal family in Red London, as he tries to save his adopted brother from a fearsome magical evil. Along the way, Kell meets Lila, a young woman from Grey London with a questionable past. Lila has been thieving from unsuspecting bar guests for most of her life, and dreams of becoming a pirate; she sees in Kell an opportunity to change her fate and escape the mundane life that awaits her in Grey London. The world Schwab has created is sure to entrance, delight--and keep you reading for another two books just to stay up to date with Kell and Lila, among others.

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ISBN: 9780765376466
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Published: Tor Books - January 19th, 2016

The Conductors, by Nicole Glover

Staff Pick
Meet Hetty and Benjy, a married couple who investigate crimes in post-Civil War Philadelphia, where celestial magic and sorcery exist amid ordinary, everyday life. When an old friend is murdered and marked with a dark magical symbol, the couple uncovers a web of secrets and lies within their own group of friends. Expertly combining history, magic, and murder, this debut introduces a world and characters that will intrigue and keep you guessing until the end.
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ISBN: 9780358197058
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Published: Mariner Books - March 2nd, 2021