Edward Wozny, a young investment banker, is sent to help one of his firm's most important and mysterious clients. When asked to uncrate and organize a personal library of rare books, Edward's indignation turns to intrigue as he realizes that there may be a unique medieval codex hidden among the volumes, a treasure kept locked away for many years and for many reasons. As friends draw Edward into a peculiar and addictive computer game, his obsession deepens as he discovers surprising parallels between the game's virtual reality and the mystery of the codex.
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Great Literary ThrillerUser Review - Joseph D - Borders
After reading the uneven Magicians by Lev Grossman -- recommended by a Borders employee -- I was not sure I wanted to read another by the same author. I am so glad that I took the risk. The Codex is a ... Read full review
CodexUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
During a two-week hiatus between jobs as an investment banker, Edward Wozny finds himself plunging down a rabbit hole when a wealthy British client asks him to sort out a room full of old books ... Read full review