The Magicians (Hardcover, Large Print)

By Lev Grossman

Thorndike Press, 9781410422545

Publication Date: February 1, 2010

List Price: 31.95*
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August 2009 Indie Next List

“The Magicians is a darker, more adult take on the idea of a secret academy that trains would-be wizards. Lev Grossman explores the realms of magic, alternate realities, and wish fulfillment as visited by less-than-heroic characters. Raising the question of what would you do if you could do whatever you wanted, The Magicians is thrilling and deliciously disturbing.”
— Lisa Wright, Oblong Books And Music,LLC., Millerton, NY
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Intellectually precocious high school senior Quentin Coldwater escapes the boredom of his daily life by reading and re-reading a series of beloved fantasy novels set in an enchanted land called Fillory. Like everybody else' he assumes that ma