Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell: A Novel

Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell: A Novel

Susanna Clarke


At the sunrise of the 19th century, very various magicians emerge to alter England's background. within the 12 months 1806, with the Napoleonic Wars raging on land and sea, most folk think magic to be lengthy lifeless in England-until the reclusive Mr Norrell finds his powers, and turns into a celeb in a single day.

Soon, one other training magician comes forth: the younger, good-looking, and bold Jonathan unusual. He turns into Norrell's scholar, they usually sign up for forces within the warfare opposed to France. yet unusual is more and more interested in the wildest, such a lot perilous sorts of magic, straining his partnership with Norrell, and placing in danger every little thing else he holds dear.

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