Paperback / ISBN-13: 9781399623483

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‘This is not your Disney fairy tale. It is much, much better’ WILDER’S BOOK REVIEW
‘Brilliantly subverts the classic fairy tale’ ONE CHAPTER MORE
‘Loads of fun… Exposes the patriarchal, oppressive fairytale world order which we take for granted in the old yarns’ THE INDEPENDENT

What if everything you thought you knew about the Grimms’ fairytales was wrong?

Imagine a tower guarded by a dragon, a powerful witch, a foolhardy king, and a secret waiting to be discovered…

Welcome to the story of Rapunzel, retold as it always should have been.

Magic is the first instalment in the Tales from the Kingdoms series by the internationally bestselling creator of Netflix smash-hit Behind Her Eyes – unmissable for fans of A Dowry of Blood by ST Gibson, Belladonna by Adalyn Grace, and Gallant by V. E. Schwab.

Step into the Tales from the Kingdoms series:

Book 1: MAGIC
Book 2: BEAUTY
Book 3: POISON
Book 4: CHARM
Book 5: BLOOD


‘Bloody brilliant’ STEPHEN KING
‘An absolute dream’ RICHARD OSMAN
‘A twisted genius’ LISA JEWELL
‘Queen of WTF’ RUTH WARE
‘An absolute must-read’ JOE HILL
‘A dark, electrifying page-turner’ HARLAN COBEN
‘The queen of twisty reads’ HARRIET TYCE
‘Everyone will be talking about this book’ STYLIST
‘Expertly plotted’ SUNDAY TIMES
‘One of the best endings to a book’ PRIMA
‘The very definition of a page-turner’ SUN