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A master of djinn

Clark, P. Djèlí (author.).


Summary: "Nebula, Locus, and Alex Award-winner P. Djèlí Clark returns to his popular alternate Cairo universe for his fantasy novel debut, A Master of Djinn Cairo, 1912: Though Fatma el-Sha'arawi is the youngest woman working for the Ministry of Alchemy, Enchantments and Supernatural Entities, she's certainly not a rookie, especially after preventing the destruction of the universe last summer. So when someone murders a secret brotherhood dedicated to one of the most famous men in history, al-Jahiz, Agent Fatma is called onto the case. Al-Jahiz transformed the world forty years ago when he opened up the veil between the magical and mundane realms, before vanishing into the unknown. This murderer claims to be al-Jahiz, returned to condemn the modern age for its social oppressions. His dangerous magical abilities instigate unrest in the streets of Cairo that threaten to spill over onto the global stage. Alongside her Ministry colleagues and a familiar person from her past, Agent Fatma must unravel the mystery behind this imposter to restore peace to the city-or face the possibility he could be exactly who he seems..."--

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781250267672
  • ISBN: 1250267684
  • ISBN: 9781250267689
  • Physical Description: 392 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Tordotcom/Tom Doherty Associates, 2021.
Subject: Alchemy Fiction
Magic Fiction
Murder Fiction
Cairo (Egypt) Fiction
FICTION / Fantasy / Historical
FICTION / Fantasy / Action & Adventure
FICTION / Science Fiction / Steampunk
Egypt Cairo
Alchemy Fiction
Magic Fiction
Homicide Fiction
Secret societies Fiction
Impostors and imposture Fiction
Revenge Fiction
Cairo (Egypt) Fiction
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Steampunk fiction.
Steampunk fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Steampunk fiction.

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