The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic: A Novel

The Thinking Woman's Guide to Real Magic: A Novel

Emily Croy Barker


“If Hermione Granger were an American who by no means acquired a call for participation to Hogwarts, this is able to were her story.” —People

Earning comparisons to wildly renowned fable novels via Deborah Harkness and Lev Grossman, Emily Croy Barker’s mesmerizing debut deals an clever get away right into a richly imagined international. And with an attractive woman protagonist, cinematic storytelling, wry humor, and fantastically smart literary references, The considering Woman’s consultant to genuine Magic is certain to seize the imaginations of readers everywhere.

During a depressing weekend at a friend’s marriage ceremony, wanting to ignore her disastrous breakup and stalled dissertation, Nora Fischer wanders off and by some means reveals herself in one other realm. There, she meets glamorous Ilissa—who introduces Nora to a decadent new world—and her attractive son Raclin. but if the stylish veneer of this dreamland shatters, Nora unearths herself in a fairy story long past tremendously unsuitable. And the single method she will continue to exist is by way of studying genuine magic herself.

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