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Chosen

Chosen

Life is quiet for Alex Verus. Amazing.

With a flat full of friends (and the occasional fish), and business booming, why not enjoy the humdrum here and now?

But of course that’s too good to be true. In a sudden and cruel pincer movement of fate, Alex finds himself fighting a sinister and powerful gang as well as his own demons – for the same crime.

Held hostage by the choices of his past, Alex’s future is now in jeopardy . . .
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Genre: Fiction & Related Items / Fantasy

On Sale: 5th September 2013

Price: £8.99

ISBN-13: 9780356502304

Reviews

Whoop-ass excitment from the new master of magical London
Charles Stross
London's hidden wizardly community spell-blast each other entertainingly in this urban fantasy romp. Fated is highly enjoyable
Sun
Jacka puts other urban fantasists to shame . . . A stellar blend of thoughtful philosophy and explosive action
PUBLISHERS WEEKLY (starred review)
Filled with tense and compelling writing
SFX
The best instalment yet as Alex the seer collides with his dark past and Benedict Jacka matures as a writer
BOOKBAG
Harry Dresden would like Alex Verus tremendously - and be a little nervous around him. I just added Benedict Jacka to my must-read list
Jim Butcher
With its blend of gritty London streets and magical underworld, Chosen has real cult appeal
DAILY MAIL
Jacka writes a deft thrill-ride of an urban fantasy - a stay-up-all-night read. Alex Verus is a very smart man surviving in a very dangerous world
Patricia Briggs