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The Magician's Lie — Available January 2015

The Magician's Lie by Greer Macallister - Sourcebooks Book Club


Genre:Historical Fiction


Binding: Hardcover


For Book Clubs Who Loved:The Night Circus, A Reliable Wife, Water for Elephants

Book Club Mood Match:

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Batten down the hatches. This book will make you smile one moment and then pull your heartstrings all the way down to Davy Jones’s locker. Get ready for some fun book club talks that also touch on serious social issues.

Praise for The Magician's Lie

The Magician's Lie is riveting, compelling, beautiful, frightening, evocative and above all magical. Don't miss this immersive novel of suspense and wonder from an exciting new voice in historical fiction!” — International Bestseller M.J. Rose

About the Book

All The Amazing Arden is the most notorious female illusionist of her day, renowned for sawing a man in half. One night, with policeman Virgil Holt in the audience, she swaps her saw for a fire ax. A new trick or an all-too-real murder? When a dead body is discovered, the answer seems clear. But under Holt's interrogation, what Arden’s story reveals is both unbelievable and spellbinding. Even handcuffed and alone, she is far from powerless. During one eerie night, Holt must decide whether to turn Arden in or set her free…and it will take all he has to see through the smoke and mirrors.

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Quick Book Club Food and Beverage Guide

Best Book Club Snacks: Gourmet popcorn, chocolate covered espresso beans, caramel apples

Best Wine: Rose Sparkling Wine; we suggest: Graham Beck Brut Rose, Banfi Rosa Regale Brachetto D’Acqui, Schramsberg Mirabelle Brut Rose

Best Beer: Dessert Beer; we suggest: Rogue Chocolate Stout, B.Nektar Cherry Chipotle Melomel Mead

Best Coffee: Extra Bold coffee; we suggest: Green Mountain Dark Magic, Starbucks Sumatra, Newman’s Own Special Blend Extra Bold

Best Tea: Spicy Chai Tea; we suggest: Adagio Thai Chai, Teavana Masala Chai Black Tea, Big Train Spiced Chai Latte

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