Bookburners

By Max Gladstone, Margaret Dunlap, Brian Francis Slattery, and Mur Lafferty

Published by Saga Press

Book cover for Bookburners

Magic is real, and hungry. It’s trapped in ancient texts and artifacts, and only a few who discover it survive to fight back. Detective Sal Brooks is a survivor. She joins a Vatican-backed black-ops anti-magic squad—Team Three of the Societas Librorum Occultorum—and together they stand between humanity and the magical apocalypse. Some call them the Bookburners. They don’t like the label.

Description

Magic is real, and hungry. It’s trapped in ancient texts and artifacts, and only a few who discover it survive to fight back. Detective Sal Brooks is a survivor. She joins a Vatican-backed black-ops anti-magic squad—Team Three of the Societas Librorum Occultorum—and together they stand between humanity and the magical apocalypse. Some call them the Bookburners. They don’t like the label.

The critically acclaimed urban fantasy about a secret team of agents that hunts down dangerous books containing deadly magic—previously released serially online by Serial Box, now available in print for the first time!

Reviews

Bookburners is worth getting hooked on! (Pop. Edit. Lit. blog)

Recommended for those looking for a breezy, entertaining and exciting fantasy read. Booklist

As much fun as binge-watching a full season of a Showtime series. Publishers Weekly

Blurbs

Sheer enormous fun! Naomi Novik, author of the New York Times bestselling Temeraire series