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LEV GROSSMAN

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Lev Grossman 

Wednesday, August 24, 7:00 p.m.

The Magician King  

 

Return to Fillory in the riveting sequel to The New York Times bestseller and literary phenomenon of 2009--The Magicians

The Magicians was praised as a triumph by readers and critics of both mainstream and fantasy literature. Now Grossman takes us back to Fillory, where the Brakebills graduates have fled the sorrows of the mundane world, only to face terrifying new challenges.

Quentin and his friends are now the kings and queens of Fillory, but the days and nights of royal luxury are starting to pall. After a morning hunt takes a sinister turn, Quentin and his old friend Julia charter a magical sailing ship and set out on an errand to the wild outer reaches of their kingdom. Their pleasure cruise becomes an adventure when the two are unceremoniously dumped back into the last place Quentin ever wants to see: his parent's house in Chesterton, Massachusetts. And only the black, twisted magic that Julia learned on the streets can save them.

Lev Grossman is a senior writer and book critic for Time magazine. He is also the author of the international bestselling novel Codex, the creator of the Time blog Techland, and a graduate of Harvard and Yale.

 

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Event date: 
Wednesday, August 24, 2011 - 7:00pm
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The Magicians: A Novel (Magicians Trilogy #1) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780452296299
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Published: Penguin Books - May 25th, 2010