The Paper Magician
Publish date: July 8th 2014
Publisher: Brilliance Corporation
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Historical Fiction
Series: The Paper Magician Trilogy (#1)
Magic origami. That would be cool talent to learn. If you lived somewhere dry or only did magic outside in the middle of summer. I wonder how he kept his paper garden from constantly dissolving.
A bold plot structure and startlingly original magic lifts this, sometimes graphically violent, YA Edwardian adventure into something special SPOILER ALERT I don't normally reveal plot elements but I can't review this book without sharing some of the early events. "The Paper Magician" takes pl...
Rental book As my second Kindle (monthly Prime rental) book, I thought I’d go for a “top” book in my genre. An Amazon imprint publishes it, so I wasn’t sure what to expect. It’s not a long book, but it felt much longer than it should’ve. It’s set back a hundred or two hundred years ago in London whe...
This novel was an entertaining way of spending a day locked indoors (it was so hot earlier this afternoon you couldn't breathe outside). Ceony Twill, despite graduating top of her class at her magicians' academy, isn't allowed to pick her discipline of magic. She longs to work magic with metal, b...
I'd heard some bad things about these books through the bookish grapevine and decided to pass, but then Audible was having a sale and I needed distraction. Things happened. Story: Through the first half of the book it was hanging onto four stars with its sheer cuteness. The heroine is snarky and...