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Charlie N. Holmberg - Star ​Mother
When ​a star dies, a new one must be born. The Sun God chooses the village of Endwever to provide a mortal womb. The birthing of a star is always fatal for the mother, and Ceris Wenden, who considers herself an outsider, sacrifices herself to secure her family’s honor and take control of her legacy. But after her star child is born, Ceris does what no other star mother has: she survives. When Ceris returns to Endwever, however, it’s not nine months later―it’s seven hundred years later. Inexplicably displaced in time, Ceris is determined to seek out her descendants. Being a woman traveling alone brings its own challenges, until Ceris encounters a mysterious―and desperate―godling. Ristriel is incorporeal, a fugitive, a trickster, and the only being who can guide Ceris safely to her destination. Now, as Ceris traverses realms both mortal and beyond, her journey truly begins. Together, pursued across the Earth and trespassing the heavens, Ceris and Ristriel are on a path to illuminate the mysteries that bind them and discover the secrets of the celestial world.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Der ​Glasmagier
Seit ​die begabte Ceony ihrem Lehrer, dem Papiermagier Emery Thane, das Leben gerettet hat, versucht sie ihre tiefen Gefühle für ihn unter Kontrolle zu bringen. Da erschüttern eine Reihe von Anschlägen die magische Welt und Ceony muss feststellen, dass sie selbst ins Visier eines mächtigen Glasmagiers geraten ist. Wenn sie sich retten will und alle, die sie liebt, bleibt ihr keine andere Wahl, als sich dem rachsüchtigen Glasmagier in den Weg zu stellen. Aber sind sie und ihre Papiermagie stark genug, um sich gegen böse Kräfte zu wehren, die die ganze Zauberwelt in Gefahr bringen könnten? »Der Glasmagier« ist der zweite Teil der »Papiermagier-Serie«.

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Master Magician
Throughout ​her studies, Ceony Twill has harbored a secret, one she’s kept from even her mentor, Emery Thane. She’s discovered how to practice forms of magic other than her own — an ability long thought impossible. While all seems set for Ceony to complete her apprenticeship and pass her upcoming final magician’s exam, life quickly becomes complicated. To avoid favoritism, Emery sends her to another paper magician for testing, a Folder who despises Emery and cares even less for his apprentice. To make matters worse, a murderous criminal from Ceony’s past escapes imprisonment. Now she must track the power-hungry convict across England before he can take his revenge. With her life and loved ones hanging in the balance, Ceony must face a criminal who wields the one magic that she does not, and it may prove more powerful than all her skills combined.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Die ​Meistermagier
»Die ​Meistermagier« ist nach »Der Papiermagier« und »Der Glasmagier« das dritte Abenteuer um die begabte Ceony Twill. Als Magierin in der Ausbildung sehnt Ceony Twill ihre Abschlussprüfung herbei, die sie endlich zum vollwertigen Mitglied der magischen Gemeinschaft machen wird. Denn erst dann kann sie ihrem geliebten Mentor Emery Thane offenbaren, dass sie auch mit Materialien außer ihrem eigenen, dem Papier, arbeiten kann – eine Fähigkeit, die kaum ein anderer Magier besitzt. Doch während Ceony mit Hochdruck für ihre Examen lernt, muss sie erfahren, dass der Mörder Saraj aus dem Gefängnis entkommen ist. Der Verbrecher hat Ceony und ihre Lieben wieder ins Visier genommen und Rache geschworen. Auch ohne die Prüfung abgelegt zu haben, muss die junge Magierin sich Saraj stellen, der die einzige Magie beherrscht, die ihr verwehrt ist. Doch ist Ceony stark genug, um sich dem Bösen entgegenzustellen?

Charlie N. Holmberg - A ​papírmágus
Ceony ​Twill összetört álmokkal érkezik meg Emery Thane mágus házába. A varázslóképző iskolában évfolyamelsőként végzett lány fémmágusnak készült, most mégis papírmágiára kárhoztatják – de hát mi haszna a papírnak egyáltalán? Azonban a varázslatok, amelyeket Ceony a csodabogár Thane keze alatt megtanul, rácáfolnak előítéleteire. Ahogy kibomlik előtte a papírmágia csodálatos világa, megismeri tanára sötét múltját és egy olyan tiltott és veszedelmes mágiafajtát, amellyel szemben szinte semmi reménye nem lehet felvenni a versenyt. Mégis muszáj megtennie, mert hamarosan szó szerint Thane szíve lesz a tét. A papírmágus különleges, egyszerre sötét és szeszélyes kaland, amelyet a Disney tervez megfilmesíteni.

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Will and the Wilds
A ​spellbinding story of truce and trickery from the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Paper Magician series. Enna knows to fear the mystings that roam the wildwood near her home. When one tries to kill her to obtain an enchanted stone, Enna takes a huge risk: fighting back with a mysting of her own. Maekallus’s help isn’t free. His price? A kiss. One with the power to steal her soul. But their deal leaves Maekallus bound to the mortal realm, which begins eating him alive. Only Enna’s kiss, given willingly, can save him from immediate destruction. It’s a temporary salvation for Maekallus and a lingering doom for Enna. Part of her soul now burns bright inside Maekallus, making him feel for the first time. Enna shares Maekallus’s suffering, but her small sacrifice won’t last long. If she and Maekallus can’t break the spell binding him to the mortal realm, Maekallus will be consumed completely—and Enna’s soul with him.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Az ​üvegmágus
Ceony ​Twill folytatja papírmágusi tanulmányait, ám tanárával, Emery Thane-nel nem tud olyan könnyen dűlőre jutni, mint a tananyaggal. Amikor ő és Thane macska-egér játékba keverednek egy bosszúszomjas varázslóval, Ceonynak el kell döntenie: hagyja, hogy mások megvédjék, vagy ő próbálja megóvni a szeretteit a fenyegetéstől. Eközben pedig olyan titok birtokába jut, amely az egész mágikus világot kifordíthatja a sarkából, és csak rajta áll, hogy képes-e megakadályozni, hogy ez a veszedelmes tudás rossz kezekbe kerüljön. A papírmágus folytatása még magasabbra emeli a téteket, és egyaránt elbűvöli majd a fiatal és idősebb olvasókat is.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Veins ​of Gold
A ​new historical fantasy novel from Wall Street Journal bestselling author Charlie N. Holmberg: VEINS OF GOLD Desperate to save her siblings from poverty, a young woman discovers magic fueled by gold . . . and a love for the man who wields it. Abandoned by their father for the gold rush, Gentry and her siblings labor to survive alone in the inhospitable west. When bizarre natural disasters begin wreaking havoc on the land, Gentry discovers a world of magic. Desperate for help, she accepts aid from a mysterious stranger. Winn not only sees the magic, but controls its hunger by feeding it gold—the very thing Gentry’s father left to acquire. But the earth’s unrest only grows worse, and Gentry’s fear leads her to a terrible choice: marry a wealthy man she does not love, or trust in Winn’s unpredictable power to save her family.

Charlie N. Holmberg - You're ​My IT
Dice ​meets derby in a new contemporary romance novel by bestselling author Charlie N. Holmberg. Fourth try’s the charm… or is it? The first guy Blaine ever confessed her feelings to dismissed her. The second made her friendless. The third, a viral internet sensation. And Blaine is praying the fourth will be different. After two years of pining for the aloof and secretly hilarious IT guy at work, roller-derby-warrior Blaine creates a master plan: after Lysander returns from his transfer in California, she’s going to spill everything. And why not? She’s got a killer undercut, thighs of steel, and shares his love for superheroes. In her book, they’re a match made in heaven. Lysander has enough self-esteem to fill a thimble and has always struggled with his place in the world. When his father has a health scare, Lysander takes charge of his own, and consequentially loses fifty pounds. Suddenly the people around him think he’s worth his space—especially the women. And when Lysander fishes the literally shallow waters of dating and returns with a girl on his arm, Blaine fears she may have lost her chance with him entirely.

Charlie N. Holmberg - El ​Mago De Papel
Ceony ​Twill llega a la casa del mago Emery Thane con el corazón roto. Tras haberse graduado como la mejor de su clase en la Escuela Tagis Praff para los Proclives a la Magia, a Ceony le asignan su aprendizaje en el Plegado, la magia de papel, aunque siempre había soñado con ser Fusionadora y hechizar el metal. Y cuando Ceony domine el papel, esta será su única magia… para siempre. Sin embargo, los hechizos que Ceony aprende con el peculiar pero amable Thane resultan ser más fascinantes de lo que jamás hubiese imaginado: da vida a criaturas de papel, revive cuentos con imágenes fantasmales, y hasta lee el futuro. Pero a medida que aprende estas maravillas, Ceony descubre los asombrosos peligros de la magia prohibida. Una Extirpadora, una practicante de la magia oscura y de sangre, entra en la vivienda y le arranca a Thane el corazón del pecho. Para salvar la vida de su profesor, Ceony debe enfrentarse a la malvada maga y embarcarse en una aventura increíble que la llevará a la cámara del corazón de Thane, que sigue latiendo y revela el alma del hombre.

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Fifth Doll
After ​discovering a room full of matryoshka dolls wearing the faces of her village, a woman learns she may be trapped inside one--but unraveling the sorcery carved into each doll unleashes dark consequences that rip her from the only home she remembers.

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Plastic Magician
Alvie ​Brechenmacher has arrived in London to begin her training in Polymaking—the magical discipline of bespelling plastic. Polymaking is the newest form of magic, and in a field where there is so much left to learn, every Polymaker dreams of making the next big discovery. Even though she is only an apprentice, Alvie is an inventor at heart, and she is determined to make as many discoveries—in as short a time frame—as she can. Luckily for her, she’s studying under the world-renowned magician Marion Praff, who is just as dedicated as Alvie is. Alvie’s enthusiasm reinvigorates her mentor’s work, and together they create a device that could forever change Polymaking—and the world. But when a rival learns of their plans, he conspires to steal their invention and take the credit for it himself. To thwart him, Alvie will need to think one step ahead. For in the high-stakes world of magical discovery, not everyone plays fair…

Charlie N. Holmberg - Smoke ​& Summons
As ​a human vessel for an ancient spirit, Sandis lives no ordinary life. At the command of her master, she can be transformed against her will into his weapon--a raging monster summoned to do his bidding. Unlike other vessels, Sandis can host extremely powerful spirits, but hosting such creatures can be fatal. To stay alive, she must run. And in a city fueled by smoke and corruption, she finds a surprising ally. A cunning thief for hire, Rone owns a rare device that grants him immortality for one minute every day--a unique advantage that will come in handy in Sandis's fight for freedom. But Sandis's master knows how powerful she is. He's determined to get her back, and he has the manpower to find her, wherever she runs. Now, to outwit her pursuers, Sandis must put all her trust in Rone and his immortal device. For her master has summoned more than mere men to hunt her down...

Charlie N. Holmberg - Siege ​and Sacrifice
Sandis ​has finally freed herself from her master and his plans to use her as a vessel for the ancient beast Kolosos. But her master has found a new, impossible vessel: Sandis’s brother, Anon—a brother she long thought dead. Kolosos is ancient, massive, and seemingly unbeatable. Fortunately, Sandis has her own monster—an ethereal fire horse that she can summon at will. In addition, she and Rone may have discovered the secret to defeating Kolosos: ancient lore that details the creation of magic. It could be the key to victory and the key to saving Anon. The price is steep, and Sandis is willing to pay it. Rone is not, and his attempt to save her only pulls them apart. As both are tested in ways they never expected, Sandis and Rone will need to determine the sacrifices they are willing to make. If their efforts are not enough, their city will fall…just as the ancient city beneath it already has.

Charlie N. Holmberg - El ​Mago Supremo
¿Hasta ​dónde estarías dispuesto a llegar para dominar la magia? Durante sus años de aprendiz, Ceony Twill ha guardado un secreto, uno que ha ocultado incluso a su mentor, Emery Thane: ha descubierto cómo practicar otras magias además de la del papel, algo que se creía imposible. Tras dos años de estudios, ya falta poco para que Ceony se presente al examen final para convertirse en maga. En un intento de evitar que lo acusen de favoritismo, Emery decide que otro mago la examine. Justo entonces, un peligroso criminal reaparece para vengarse de Ceony. La joven tendrá que utilizar toda su destreza mágica para salvar a sus seres queridos. Pero ¿será capaz de vencer a un enemigo cuya magia se alimenta de la maldad?

Charlie N. Holmberg - Der ​Papiermagier
Ceony ​hat die Tagis-Praff-Schule für magisch Begabte als Klassenbeste abgeschlossen und wird trotz ihres Traums von Metallmagie zu dem Papiermagier Emery Thane in die Lehre geschickt. Doch die Zauber, die Ceony bei Thane lernt, erweisen sich überraschenderweise als fabelhaft: Sie lernt, Papierkreaturen zu animieren und erweckt Abbilder aus Büchern zum Leben, liest sogar in der Zukunft. Während sie diese Wunder erforscht, erfährt sie auch von den Gefahren verbotener Magie. Eine Exzisorin – eine Anwenderin der finsteren Fleischmagie – überfällt das Landhaus und reißt Thane das Herz aus der Brust. Um das Leben ihres Lehrers zu retten, muss Ceony sich der Magierin stellen und gerät in ein Abenteuer, das sie in die Kammern von Thanes immer noch schlagendem Herzen führt und die Tiefen seiner Seele enthüllt. Der Debütroman »Der Papiermagier« der Autorin Charlie N. Holmberg entführt den Leser in ein außergewöhnliches, dunkles und skurriles Abenteuer, das Leser aller Altersstufen in seinen Bann zieht.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Myths ​and Mortals
Sandis ​has escaped Kazen’s grasp, but she finds herself unmoored, reeling from her thief friend Rone’s betrayal. Kazen has been hurt but not stopped, and he’ll do anything to summon the monster that could lay waste to the entire world. Sandis knows she must be the one to stop him, but with her own trusted numen now bound to another, and finding herself with no one she can trust, she is in desperate need of allies. Rone seems determined to help her, but Sandis has no intention of letting him get close to her again. What she doesn’t know is how much Rone gave up to protect her. Or how much more he is willing to give up to keep her safe. As chaos mounts, Sandis must determine whom to trust. After all, the lines between enemy and ally have never been less clear…and corruption lurks in the most unlikely of places.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Magic ​Bitter, Magic Sweet
Maire ​is a baker with an extraordinary gift: she can infuse her treats with emotions and abilities, which are then passed on to those who eat them. She doesn’t know why she can do this and remembers nothing of who she is or where she came from. When marauders raid her town, Maire is captured and sold to the eccentric Allemas, who enslaves her and demands that she produce sinister confections, including a witch’s gingerbread cottage, a living cookie boy, and size-altering cakes. During her captivity, Maire is visited by Fyel, a ghostly being who is reluctant to reveal his connection to her. The more often they meet, the more her memories return, and she begins to piece together who and what she really is—as well as past mistakes that yield cosmic consequences. From the author of The Paper Magician series comes a haunting and otherworldly tale of folly and consequence, forgiveness and redemption.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Spellbreaker
A ​world of enchanted injustice needs a disenchanting woman in the newest fantasy series by the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Paper Magician. The orphaned Elsie Camden learned as a girl that there were two kinds of wizards in the world: those who pay for the power to cast spells and those, like her, born with the ability to break them. But as an unlicensed magic user, her gift is a crime. Commissioned by an underground group known as the Cowls, Elsie uses her spellbreaking to push back against the aristocrats and help the common man. She always did love the tale of Robin Hood. Elite magic user Bacchus Kelsey is one elusive spell away from his mastership when he catches Elsie breaking an enchantment. To protect her secret, Elsie strikes a bargain. She’ll help Bacchus fix unruly spells around his estate if he doesn’t turn her in. Working together, Elsie’s trust in—and fondness for—the handsome stranger grows. So does her trepidation about the rise in the murders of wizards and the theft of the spellbooks their bodies leave behind. For a rogue spellbreaker like Elsie, there’s so much to learn about her powers, her family, the intriguing Bacchus, and the untold dangers shadowing every step of a journey she’s destined to complete. But will she uncover the mystery before it’s too late to save everything she loves?

Charlie N. Holmberg - Followed ​by Frost
Seventeen-year-old ​Smitha has the wealth, status, and beauty that make her the envy of her town—until she rejects a strange man’s marriage proposal and disastrous consequences follow. Smitha becomes cursed, and frost begins to encompass everything she touches. Banished to the hills, hunted by villagers, and chilled to the very core of her soul, she finds companionship with Death, who longs to coax her into his isolated world. But Smitha’s desire for life proves stronger than despair, and a newfound purpose gives her renewed hope. Will regrets over the past and an unexpected desire for a man she cannot touch be enough to warm Smitha’s heart, or will Death forever still it?

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Glass Magician
Three ​months after returning Magician Emery Thane’s heart to his body, Ceony Twill is well on her way to becoming a Folder. Unfortunately, not all of Ceony’s thoughts have been focused on paper magic. Though she was promised romance by a fortuity box, Ceony still hasn’t broken the teacher-student barrier with Emery, despite their growing closeness. When a magician with a penchant for revenge believes that Ceony possesses a secret, he vows to discover it…even if it tears apart the very fabric of their magical world. After a series of attacks target Ceony and catch those she holds most dear in the crossfire, Ceony knows she must find the true limits of her powers…and keep her knowledge from falling into wayward hands. The delightful sequel to Charlie N. Holmberg’s The Paper Magician, The Glass Magician will charm readers young and old alike.

Charlie N. Holmberg - Spellmaker
Dead ​wizards, stolen enchantments, and broken promises force a young spellbreaker out of the shadows in the next thrilling installment of the Spellbreaker series by the Wall Street Journal bestselling author of The Paper Magician. England, 1895. An unsolved series of magician murders and opus thefts isn’t a puzzle to Elsie Camden. But to reveal a master spellcaster as the culprit means incriminating herself as an unregistered spellbreaker. When Elsie refuses to join forces with the charming assassin, her secret is exposed, she’s thrown in jail, and the murderer disappears. But Elsie’s hope hasn’t vanished. Through a twist of luck, the elite magic user Bacchus Kelsey helps Elsie join the lawful, but with a caveat: they must marry to prove their cover story. Forced beneath a magical tutor while her bond with Bacchus grows, Elsie seeks to thwart the plans of England’s most devious criminal—if she can find them. With hundreds of stolen spells at their disposal, the villain has a plan—and it involves seducing Elsie to the dark side. But even now that her secret is out, Elsie must be careful how she uses the new abilities she’s discovering, or she may play right into the criminal’s hands.

Charlie N. Holmberg - The ​Paper Magician
Ceony ​Twill arrives at the cottage of Magician Emery Thane with a broken heart. Having graduated at the top of her class from the Tagis Praff School for the Magically Inclined, Ceony is assigned an apprenticeship in paper magic despite her dreams of bespelling metal. And once she’s bonded to paper, that will be her only magic…forever. Yet the spells Ceony learns under the strange yet kind Thane turn out to be more marvelous than she could have ever imagined—animating paper creatures, bringing stories to life via ghostly images, even reading fortunes. But as she discovers these wonders, Ceony also learns of the extraordinary dangers of forbidden magic. An Excisioner—a practitioner of dark, flesh magic—invades the cottage and rips Thane’s heart from his chest. To save her teacher’s life, Ceony must face the evil magician and embark on an unbelievable adventure that will take her into the chambers of Thane’s still-beating heart—and reveal the very soul of the man. From the imaginative mind of debut author Charlie N. Holmberg, The Paper Magician is an extraordinary adventure both dark and whimsical that will delight readers of all ages.

Charlie N. Holmberg - El ​Mago De Cristal
¿Cuánta ​magia estarías dispuesto a emplear para salvar a los que amas? Tres meses después de devolver el corazón del mago Emery a su cuerpo, Ceony Twill está cada vez más cerca de dominar la magia del papel y convertirse en plegadora. Pero no todos los pensamientos de Ceony se han centrado en la magia: una caja de la fortuna le prometió un futuro lleno de amor, y aunque Ceony y Emery están cada vez más unidos, todavía no han roto la barrera entre profesor y estudiante. La aparición de un mago que busca venganza complicará la vida de Ceony. Cree que ella guarda un secreto y hará lo imposible por descubrirlo. La joven deberá hallar el verdadero límite de sus poderes para impedir que el mago que la persigue la destruya a ella, a aquellos a los que quiere o cambie la magia para siempre.

Charlie N. Holmberg - A ​mestermágus
Ceony ​Twill súlyos titkot őriz, amit még tanárával, Emery Thane-nel sem mer megosztani. Miközben olyan kísérleteket végez, amelyeket korábban egy mágus sem tartott lehetségesnek, készül a végső vizsgájára is. Emery Thane, hogy a részrehajlás látszatát is elkerülje, régi riválisához küldi Ceonyt, hogy ott készüljön fel a sorsdöntő vizsgára, ám a lány nem tudja teljes mértékben a tanulásnak szentelni idejét, múltjából ugyanis felbukkan egy gyilkos bűnöző. Ceony a családját féltve a szökött fegyenc nyomába ered, akinek mágiája talán erősebbnek bizonyul, mint a papírmágustanonc minden képessége együttvéve, bosszúszomja pedig csillapíthatatlan.