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The Magician's Lie by Greer Macallister
Historical fiction

The Magician's Lie

We love supporting debut authors. Congrats, Greer Macallister, on your first book!

by Greer Macallister

Quick take

There's all kinds of stuff going on in this book. I loved it because it's exciting.

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196 ratings
  • 38% Love
  • 46% Like
  • 8% Dislike
  • Seattle, WA

    I had put off reading this, my first BOMC book for quite some time because I wasn't sure how 'serious' it was. It was such a fabulous fun book that was well written and thought-provoking. I loved it!

  • West Jordan, UT

    This book was a wonderful read. It was a slower build but still kept you intrigued with its twists and turns! It wasnt slow to the point where you put it down and forget to pick it up again.

  • Minnetonka, MN

    Loved this book! The entire storyline kept me interested and the plot twists kept me on my toes throughout the entire novel. The book was a fun, easy read and I thoroughly recommend!

  • Cleveland, NY

    I really enjoyed the way this story was told. The historical backdrop and the powerful female lead made this another book that I couldn't put down.

  • Lincoln, NE

    Very intriguing book! I’m not usually one that likes stories that bounce back and forth from past to present, but this was so good!

  • Philadelphia, PA

    I LOVED this book! The story held me captivated the whole way through. I loved the historical and magical background to the story.

  • Dearborn, MI

    This was a quick read, who done it type style. I love the period this book takes place in. Love the magician aspect.

  • Pittsburgh, PA

    This book was great! This was my first BOTM... I loved the metaphors and it had so many emotions throughout! Loved!

  • Birmingham, AL

    This was wonderful to read! I was rooting for the heroine and she is a badass. Lots of twists! Beautiful cover too.

  • Ankeny , IA

    I loved this book. The way the story was told was mystifying and magical. I would reread this one again!

  • Lodi, OH

    This was a lot darker than I expected. It pulled me in and I couldn't stop reading.

  • Edmonds, WA

    So much fun and entertaining to read! Im definitely getting her other book

  • Lafayette, IN

    Engaging and unique. Easy and quick read. Quite a few good plot twists.

  • Falls Church, VA

    Couldn't put this book down! An exciting historical thriller/mystery.

  • Indianapolis, IN

    Loved the writing, and the historical aspect of the novel.

  • Orient, OH

    This was one of my all time favorite books!

  • Phoenix, AZ

    Instantly pulls you in; loved this book.

  • Sebastopol, CA

    Couldn’t put it down

  • Katy, TX

    Clever and surprising

  • Slippery Rock, PA

    Very exciting book

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