Fated: An Alex Verus Novel #1

Author(s): Benedict Jacka

Fiction - Fantasy & Sci-Fi

Alex Verus is part of a world hidden in plain sight, running a magic shop in London. And while Alex's own powers aren't as showy as some mages, he does have the advantage of foreseeing the possible future-allowing him to pull off operations that have a million-to-one-chance of success.But when Alex is approached by multiple factions to crack open a relic from a long-ago mage war, he knows that whatever's inside must be beyond powerful. And thanks to his abilities, Alex can predict that by taking the job, his odds of survival are about to go from slim to none . . .

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* Review copy mailing to the genre and blogging press * Featured on www.orbitbooks.net and in the Orbit ezine * Proofs mailed to key reviewers and bloggers

Harry Dresden would like Alex Verus tremendously - and be a little nervous around him. I just added Benedict Jacka to my must-read list. FATED is an excellent novel, a gorgeously realized world with a uniquely powerful, vulnerable protagonist. Books this good remind me why I got into the storytelling business in the first place. - Jim Butcher

Benedict Jacka became a writer almost by accident, when at 19 he sat in his school library and began writing in the back of an exercise book. Since then he has worked for the civil service, studied philosophy at Cambridge and been a bouncer, but has always found the time to keep writing.

General Fields

  • : 9780356500249
  • : Little, Brown Book Group Limited
  • : Orbit Books
  • : March 2012
  • : 198mm X 126mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2012
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 352
  • : 352
  • : Benedict Jacka
  • : Benedict Jacka
  • : 823.92
  • : 823.92
  • : English
  • : English
  • : 1
  • : 1
  • : Paperback
  • : Paperback