By Lee Kelly
Magic is robust, risky and addictive - and after passage of the 18th modification, it truly is ultimately illegal.
1926 in Washington, DC, and whereas Anti-Sorcery activists have achieved
the Prohibition of sorcery, the city's magic underworld is booming.
Sorcerers forged illusions to assist mobsters' crime sprees. Smugglers
funnel magic contraband in from abroad. Gangs have verified secret
functionality venues the place consumers can lose themselves in magic, and take
a mind-bending, intoxicating elixir often called the sorcerer's shine.
Kendrick, a tender sorcerer from Norfolk County, Virginia accepts an
offer to paintings for DC's so much infamous crime syndicate, the Shaw Gang,
when her family's house is repossessed. Alex Danfrey, a first-year
Federal Prohibition Unit trainee with a classy previous and abilities of
his personal, turns into tapped to head undercover and infiltrate the Shaws.
assorted paths, Joan and Alex tread deep into the violent, dangerous
world of legal magic - and while their paths pass on the Shaws'
performance venue, regardless of their orders, and regardless of themselves, Joan
and Alex develop into enchanted with each other. but if gang alliances
begin to shift, the 2 sorcerers are pressured to query their ultimate
allegiances and motivations. and shortly, Joan and Alex locate themselves
pitted opposed to one another in a treacherous, heady video game of cat-and-mouse.
A felony MAGIC casts a spell of magic, excessive stakes and intrigue opposed to the backdrop of a really assorted Roaring Twenties.
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A Criminal Magic by Lee Kelly