A darker shade of magic / V. E. Schwab.

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    • Publication Information:
      First trade paperback edition: January 2016.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: "Kell is one of the last Travelers--magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel universes--as such, he can choose where he lands. There's Grey London, dirty and boring, without any magic, ruled by a mad King George. Then there's Red London, where life and magic are revered, and the Maresh Dynasty presides over a flourishing empire. White London, ruled by whoever has murdered their way to the throne--a place where people fight to control magic, and the magic fights back, draining the city to its very bones. And once upon a time, there was Black London...but no one speaks of that now. Officially, Kell is the Red Traveler, personal ambassador and adopted Prince of Red London, carrying the monthly correspondences between the royals of each London. Unofficially, Kell is a smuggler, servicing people willing to pay for even the smallest glimpses of a world they'll never see--a dangerous hobby, and one that has set him up for accidental treason"--Provided by publisher.
    • Notes:
      Library Journal Starred, December 2014
      Pub Weekly, January 2015
      Booklist, February 2015
      Kirkus Review, December 2014
      Library Journal Starred
      Pub Weekly
      Booklist
      Adult Follett Library Resources.
      Adult.
    • ISBN:
      9780765376466
      0765376466
    • Accession Number:
      tas.233595