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The magicians : a novel

Author: Lev Grossman
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2009.
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As a senior in high school Quentin Coldwater became preoccupied with a series of fantasy novels he read as a child, set in a magical land called Fillory. After graduating from college and being admitted into a highly exclusive, secret society of magic in upstate New York, he makes a stunning discovery: Fillory is real. But the land of Quentin's fantasies turns out to be much darker and more dangerous than he could  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lev Grossman
ISBN: 9780670020553 0670020559
OCLC Number: 233548527
Description: 402 pages ; 25 cm.
Responsibility: Lev Grossman.
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As a senior in high school Quentin Coldwater became preoccupied with a series of fantasy novels he read as a child, set in a magical land called Fillory. After graduating from college and being admitted into a highly exclusive, secret society of magic in upstate New York, he makes a stunning discovery: Fillory is real. But the land of Quentin's fantasies turns out to be much darker and more dangerous than he could have imagined for his childhood dream becomes a nightmare with a shocking truth at its heart.

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