The Magician’s Lie by Greer Macallister

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This week’s novel is The Magician’s Lie by Greer Macallister.

The Amazing Arden is the most famous female illusionist of her time, and her most notorious trick, sawing a man in half, draws large crowds. But one night she trades her saw for an ax. A new twist on the illusion, or a real murder? When her husband is found dead beneath the stage later that night, the answer seems horrifyingly clear.  But when Virgil Holt, a cop whose life is dangling by a thread, captures the fleeing magician Continue reading


The Master Magician by Charlie N Holmberg (The Paper Magician #3)

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We’ve made it to the last installment of the book review series for The Paper Magician trilogy! If you haven’t been following along, or just arrived here, check out the review for book one, The Paper Magician, here, and the review for book two, The Glass Magician, here.

So, on to book three,  The Master Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg.

Ceony Twill has become a skilled Folder, and thanks to some secret knowledge, can also use any of the other material magics. Her relationship with Magician Emery Thane has deepened, so he sends her to be tested by Magician Pritwin Bailey, a fellow Folder who despises Emery and, by extension, his apprentice. When a murderous criminal from Ceony’s past escapes custody, she decides to track and stop him before he can do any more damage. But all of her skills might not be enough to defeat the one magic she doesn’t have. Continue reading

The Glass Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg (The Paper Magician #2)

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Last week I posted my review of The Paper Magician (check that out here).

This week, I’m moving forward with book two, The Glass Magician by Charlie N. Holmberg.

Three months after returning Magician Emery Thane’s heart to his body, Ceony Twill is blazing her way to being a Folder. Continue reading