Genre Friday: Sci-Fi/Fantasy (5/21/21)

We’re spotlighting sci-fi and fantasy with a special investigator in the bustling and magic-filled streets of Egypt, the latest in the Chorus of Dragons series, a near-future story of the fight to stay alive, and the reissue of a sweeping romance with a dash of magic.

A MASTER OF DJINN by P. Djèlí Clark

3 starred reviews!

“Give this to alternate history enthusiasts and mystery readers who enjoy a dose of the magical.”–Booklist, starred review

“An epic tale of magic and mystery, this is sure to wow.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

“The fantastical worldbuilding highlights the thematic issues of colonialism, spirituality, and race relations, while Clark’s prose provides a cinematic lens to issues of gender and class viewed through Agent Fatma’s investigations and relationships.”–Library Journal, starred review


“Lyons has not only vaulted to the forefront of modern epic fantasy by delivering series entries in a timely fashion, but continues to stick the landing in excitement and with style points galore.”–Booklist, starred review


“The story they tell is hopeful, heartbreaking, and compelling at every turn. Highly recommended for readers of dystopian science fiction or political technothrillers.”–Library Journal, starred review

THE BEAUTIFUL ONES by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

“This elegant tale of hidden desires and misplaced amour will appeal to fans of historical fantasy.”–Booklist

A MASTER OF DJINN by P. Djèlí Clark; 9781250267689; available now.
THE HOUSE OF ALWAYS by Jenn Lyons; 9781250175670; available now.
IMMUNITY INDEX by Sue Burke; 9781250317872; available now.
THE BEAUTIFUL ONES by Silvia Moreno-Garcia; 9781250785565; available now.

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