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Everything has a cost – especially magic. A riveting dark academia fantasy about the limits of truth and power, from the author of The Sword of Kaigen.


The first printing of the hardback will feature red sprayed edges, gold and red foil on the jacket, a full-colour endpaper map, and an interior illustration of an in-world magical item. (While stocks last)


The first woman ever admitted to a prestigious order of mages unravels a secret conspiracy that could change the practice of magic forever, in this standalone dark fantasy from the author of The Sword of Kaigen.

For twenty years, Sciona has devoted every waking moment to the study of magic, fuelled by a mad desire to achieve the impossible: to become the first woman ever admitted to the High Magistry at the University of Magics and Industry.

When Sciona finally achieves her ambition and becomes a highmage, she finds her challenges have just begun. Her new colleagues are determined to make her feel unwelcome – and, instead of a qualified lab assistant, they give her a janitor.

What neither Sciona nor her peers realise is that her taciturn assistant was not always a janitor. Ten years ago, he was a nomadic hunter who lost his family on their perilous journey from the wild plains to the city. But now he sees the opportunity to understand the forces that decimated his tribe, drove him from his homeland, and keep the privileged in power.

At first, mage and outsider have a fractious relationship. But working together, they uncover an ancient secret that could change the course of magic forever – if it doesn’t get them killed first.

Blood Over Bright Haven by M.L. Wang

Expected to ship on October 29th.
  • Format: Hardback

    ISBN: 9781529935516

    Imprint: Del Rey UK 

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