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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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Sarah_Buckley - LibraryThing
I love stories about wizards. Jim Butcher's Dresden Files books are maybe my favorite series of books. When I finished with the last Dresden book I didn't know what to read next and someone ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - majkia - LibraryThing
Fun book, and a series I'll continue. Alex runs a 'magic' shop. He's a diviner, rather than a mage, which has it's drawbacks. However, since he can see the future he's in high demand from competing ... Read full review