Announcing: A DARKER SHADE OF MAGIC: COLLECTOR’S EDITION by V.E. SCHWAB
We’re delighted to share details of our forthcoming special edition of the bestselling A Darker Shade of Magic by V.E. Schwab, publishing for the UK and Ireland this autumn.
Beautifully presented in a hardback edition with a dust jacket featuring a alternate cover design from series designer Julia Lloyd, A Darker Shade of Magic: Collector’s Edition includes the original bestselling novel along with original bonus material, including:
* Original (never before seen!) tales from within the Shades of Magic world
* End papers of London
* Fan art gallery
* A glossary of Arnesian and Antari terms
* An interview between author and editor
About the novel:
Most people only know one London; but what if there were several? Kell is one of the last Travelers—magicians with a rare ability to travel between parallel Londons. There’s Grey London, dirty and crowded and without magic, home to the mad king George III. There’s Red London, where life and magic are revered. Then, White London, ruled by whoever has murdered their way to the throne. But once upon a time, there was Black London and now perilous magic is afoot, and treachery lurks at every turn…
About the author:
V.E. Schwab is the No.1 New York Times bestselling author of ten books, including This Savage Song and the Darker Shade of Magic series, the first book of which was described as “a classic work of fantasy” by Deborah Harkness. It was one of Waterstones’ Best Fantasy Books of 2015, The Guardian’s Best Science Fiction novels, and a Telegraph choice. The Independent has called her “The natural successor to Diana Wynne Jones.”
A Darker Shade of Magic: Collector’s Edition is set to publish October 31st 2017 priced £18.99.
“Smart, funny and sexy” – The Independent