By Lee Kelly
Magic is robust, harmful and addictive - and after passage of the 18th modification, it's 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 solid illusions to help mobsters' crime sprees. Smugglers
funnel magic contraband in from out of the country. Gangs have verified secret
functionality venues the place buyers 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 such a lot 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 skills of
his personal, turns into tapped to move undercover and infiltrate the Shaws.
varied paths, Joan and Alex tread deep into the violent, dangerous
world of legal magic - and whilst their paths go on the Shaws'
performance venue, regardless of their orders, and regardless of themselves, Joan
and Alex turn 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 truly diversified Roaring Twenties.
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