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Magic for Liars by Sarah Gailey
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really liked it
bookshelves: adult, fantasy, mystery, adult_w_ya_appeal

I know it feels cliche to say "If you liked Harry Potter as a kid, try this book with adult wizards!" but...you know. That. I think the fact that it takes place at a wizarding school makes it even harder not to link the two.

But the story is not about the teens, but about two adults, sisters - one magical, one not. But when a murder happens at the school and the "magical police" deem it an accidental death, the school reaches out to a private detective, who happens to be the non-magical sister, to investigate further because they suspect foul play.

Good mystery and quick read.
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Reading Progress

August 19, 2019 – Shelved
August 19, 2019 – Shelved as: to-read
September 7, 2019 – Started Reading
September 7, 2019 – Shelved as: adult
September 16, 2019 –
50.0% "This is a really fun read so far. Lots of twists and turns in the mystery and I like the magical elements too."
October 7, 2019 –
80.0% "We know who did it, but we don't quite know why yet!"
October 8, 2019 – Shelved as: fantasy
October 8, 2019 – Shelved as: mystery
October 8, 2019 – Shelved as: adult_w_ya_appeal
October 8, 2019 – Finished Reading

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