A Marvellous Light

A Marvellous Light

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Paperback Published on: 27/10/2022
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A Marvellous Light
I burned through this in five days!
A Marvellous Light is Australian author Freya Marske’s debut novel of Edwardian magicians. It’s a beautiful story of self-discovery, featuring sumptuous pr... READ MORE
Beth at Carmarthen Waterstones

Synopsis

Set in an alternative Edwardian England, this is a comedy of manners, manor houses, and hedge mazes: including a magic-infused murder mystery and a delightful queer romance.

Young baronet Robin Blyth thought he was taking up a minor governmental post. However, he's actually been appointed parliamentary liaison to a secret magical society. If it weren't for this administrative error, he'd never have discovered the incredible magic underlying his world.

Cursed by mysterious attackers and plagued by visions, Robin becomes determined to drag answers from his missing predecessor - but he'll need the help of Edwin Courcey, his hostile magical-society counterpart. Unwillingly thrown together, Robin and Edwin will discover a plot that threatens every magician in the British Isles.

  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan
  • ISBN: 9781529080902
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 270g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 129 x 29 mm

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A Marvellous Light
addicting, i loved it so much.
i usually find it really difficult to get into books, but A Marvellous Light grabbed my attention and held it. as a queer man, it is lovely to read beautif... READ MORE
damien