In this spellbinding sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Last Magician, Esta and Harte set off on a cross-country chase through time to steal back the elemental stones they need to save the future of magic.
Hunt the Stones.
Beware the Thief.
Avenge the Past.
Esta’s parents were murdered. Her life was stolen. And everything she knew about magic was a lie. She thought the Book of Mysteries held the key to freeing the Mageus from the Order’s grasp, but the danger within its pages was greater than she ever imagined.
Now the Book’s furious power lives inside Harte. If he can’t control it, it will rip apart the world to get its revenge, and it will use Esta to do it.
To bind the power, Esta and Harte must track down four elemental stones scattered across the continent. But the world outside the city is like nothing they expected. There are Mageus beyond the Brink not willing to live in the shadows—and the Order isn’t alone in its mission to crush them.
In St. Louis, the extravagant World’s Fair hides the first stone, but an old enemy is out for revenge and a new enemy is emerging. And back in New York, Viola and Jianyu must defeat a traitor in a city on the verge of chaos.
As past and future collide, time is running out to rewrite history—even for a time-traveling thief.
He might be a magician by trade, but was a con man at heart.
So, let’s not beat around the bush…
A fine feast of 700 pages alchemy tome. Happy Halloween to me 🎃
Magic, time travel, secret societies, love, deceit, prophets, web of secrets <—- somewhere here my head is starting to spin —-> I honestly don’t know how the author is going to untangle that spider’s web.
And judging by the way things have ended in book 2…
So reader, if you have not yet started reading “The Last Magician”, what are you still doing here?! Go read it or else…