Shades of Magic Series
Shades of Magic books in order
The Shades of Magic series is the gaslamp fantasy phenomenon from #1 New York Times bestselling author V.E. Schwab. Kell is one of the last Antari--magicians with a rare, coveted ability to travel between parallel Londons: Red, Grey, White, and, once upon a time, Black. Officially, he's an ambassador; unofficially, he's a smuggler. After an exchang…
3 books in series
This captivating story follows Kell, one of the last magicians with the rare ability to travel between parallel Londons. When an illegal exchange goes wrong and dangerous magic threatens to rise, Kell teams up with cut-purse Delilah Bard for a treacherous adventure across multiple worlds. Can they survive and save all the worlds from impending doom?
Magical events are occurring in Red London as they prepare for the Element Games. Kell, who has given up his smuggling habit, is visited by ominous dreams and can only think of the missing Delilah. Meanwhile, a pirate ship brings old friends back to port as another London comes back to life, but the balance of magic is ever precarious.
In this gripping tale, the balance of power among four Londons is about to shift. As darkness engulfs the Maresh Empire, Kell struggles to balance his loyalties. Meanwhile, Lila must control her magic before it consumes her. As the Night Spire crew rushes to obtain the impossible, an ancient enemy returns and a fallen hero fights to save a decaying world. Discover the fate of beloved heroes and enemies in this thrilling fantasy novel.