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Magic for Liars By Sarah Gailey Magic for Liars Sharp mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in this fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey Ivy Gamble has never wanted to be magic She is perfectly happy with her life

  • Title: Magic for Liars
  • Author: Sarah Gailey
  • ISBN: 1250174619
  • Page: 488
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Magic for Liars By Sarah Gailey Sharp, mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in this fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey Ivy Gamble has never wanted to be magic She is perfectly happy with her life she has an almost sustainable career as a private investigator, and an empty apartment, and a slight drinking problem It s a great life and she doesn t wish she was like he Sharp, mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in this fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey Ivy Gamble has never wanted to be magic She is perfectly happy with her life she has an almost sustainable career as a private investigator, and an empty apartment, and a slight drinking problem It s a great life and she doesn t wish she was like her estranged sister, the magically gifted professor Tabitha.But when Ivy is hired to investigate the gruesome murder of a faculty member at Tabitha s private academy, the stalwart detective starts to lose herself in the case, the life she could have had, and the answer to the mystery that seems just out of her reach Get A Copy Kindle Store StoresAudibleBarnes NobleWalmart eBooksApple BooksGoogle PlayAbebooksBook DepositoryIndigoAlibrisBetter World BooksIndieBoundLibraries Or buy for Hardcover, 336 pages Expected publication June 4th 2019 by Tor Books More Details ISBN 1250174619 ISBN13 9781250174611 Edition Language English setting Oakland, California United States Sunol, California United States Other Editions 2 All Editions Add a New Edition Combine Less Detail edit details Win a Copy of This Book Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey Author Release date Jun 04, 2019 Sharp, mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in Magic for Liars, a fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey Ivy Gamble w Sharp, mainstream fa
    Magic for Liars By Sarah Gailey

    Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey Magic for Liars follows private investigator Ivy Gamble as she investigates a death in the Osthorne Academy for Young Mages, the workplace of her sister and a location she has envied for years While she s living a life she thinks of as simple, her sister is a famous and talented teacher. Magic for Liars A Novel Gailey, Sarah Magic for Liars is a perfect, spare, delectable novel that features a masterful narrative structure, terribly human characters occupying realistically magical settings, and The prose is spot on and paints an intimate, flawed portrait of how a world like Gamble s would function, from the moment she tells the disbelieving bartender magic exists to the moment she walks out on her sister. Magic for Liars A Novel Kindle edition by Gailey, Sarah Magic for Liars is a perfect, spare, delectable novel that features a masterful narrative structure, terribly human characters occupying realistically magical settings, and The prose is spot on and paints an intimate, flawed portrait of how a world like Gamble s would function, from the moment she tells the disbelieving bartender magic exists to the moment she walks out on her sister. Magic for Liars NPR Review Magic For Liars, By Sarah Gailey NPR Jun , Ivy Gamble, PI, protagonist of Sarah Gailey s Magic For Liars, has lived with disappointment for years She wasn t the chosen one single and Magic for Liars Sarah Gailey Macmillan A LOCUS AWARD FINALIST FOR BEST FIRST NOVEL Sharp, mainstream fantasy meets compelling thrills of investigative noir in Magic for Liars, a fantasy debut by rising star Sarah Gailey Ivy Gamble was born without magic and never wanted it Ivy Gamble is perfectly happy with her life or at least, she s perfectly fine.

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    1. Elise (TheBookishActress) on said:

      The Magicians meets Tana French so hey I haven t actually read either but both sound like My Shit TM so yeah this needs to release and be in my hands immediately please serve w morally black characters

    2. Madison on said:

      Thanks to Netgalley for the ARC This book was a fun, interesting read, and a book that managed to successfully combine multiple interests of mine into a coherent narrative Ivy Gamble is a messy protagonist, which might put some readers off but made me like and understand her She has a lot of problems she hasn t dealt with, her life never went according to plan, and now she s being asked to investigate a murder at a magical academy the same academy where her gifted twin Tabitha teaches And it Tha [...]

    3. Sarah Hollowell on said:

      idk how the H E C K I m expected to survive until this comes out and plenty of other people will be reading it which means plenty of other people will be available to scream with

    4. Harry Jahnke on said:

      I loved this book I love the premise, I love the mystery, I love the twist at the end, this book is great Good for mystery lovers, good for fantasy lovers, good for people who enjoy a story you just can t put down Magic for Liars has everything murder, romance, teen drama, sisterly bonding, trauma healing, everything Can t recommend this enough.

    5. Melinda Beatty on said:

      Whodunit meets the Magicians by way of gritty noir and Jodi Picoult A huge pleasure effortless character building and a very believable world This one s going to blow up

    6. Katelyn on said:

      4.5 stars I devoured this novel, perfect for fans of the Magicians trilogy by Lev Grossman Ivy and her sister Tabitha are twins However, Tabitha is magic, and Ivy is not More than a decade since they ve talked to each other, PI Ivy is hired to investigate the death of a teacher at the magical high school Tabitha teaches at Ivy is likeable and real and has a lot of sister issues She s also clever and determined to figure out what happened at Tabby s school filled with privileged, magical yo 4.5 s [...]

    7. Brooke on said:

      This book is seriously so good Ivy is an amazing protagonist Her emotions are so real and relatable Her relationship with her sister and to this world of magic she isn t a part of are extremely compelling, as is the system of magic that Gailey has created I m fascinated by this world and I would love a whole detective series starring Ivy solving crimes in the mage community Bonus points for a cute, realistic romance subplot.

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