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The Lost Plot

The Lost Plot

(Book #4 in the Invisible Library Novel series)

$17.00

Book Overview: The Lost Plot

After being commissioned to find a rare book, Librarian Irene and her assistant, Kai, head to Prohibition-era New York and are thrust into the middle of a political fight with dragons, mobsters, and Fae in this novel in the Invisible Library series.

In a 1920s-esque New York, Prohibition is in force; fedoras, flapper dresses, and tommy guns are in fashion: and intrigue is afoot. Intrepid Librarians Irene and Kai find themselves caught in the middle of a dragon political contest. It seems a young Librarian has become tangled in this conflict, and if they can't extricate him, there could be serious repercussions for the mysterious Library. And, as the balance of power across mighty factions hangs in the balance, this could even trigger war.

Irene and Kai are locked in a race against time (and dragons) to procure a rare book. They'll face gangsters, blackmail, and the Library's own Internal Affairs department. And if it doesn't end well, it could have dire consequences on Irene's job. And, incidentally, on her life...

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"Clever dialogue, time hopping through fun locales, plenty of action, and hints of fresh plotting will have readers looking forward to further Library missions."-- Library Journal

"A dazzling bibliophilic debut."--Charles Stross, Hugo Award-winning author of The Nightmare Stacks

"Clever, creepy, elaborate world building and snarky, sexy-smart characters!"--N. K. Jemisin, author of The Fifth Season

"A book in which to wallow."-- The Guardian (UK)

"Witty fantasy...a thrilling and deliciously atmospheric adventure."-- Locus

"Ms. Cogman has opened a new pathway into our vast heritage of imagined wonderlands. And yet, as her story reminds us, we yearn for still more."-- The Wall Street Journal

"Funny, exciting, and oh-so-inspiring, this is the kind of fantasy novel that will have female readers everywhere gearing up for their own adventure."--Bustle

Genevieve Cogman is a critically acclaimed British author, renowned for her ingenious blend of fantasy and science fiction elements that weave engaging tales. Born in the UK, Cogman has been enthralling her audience for years with her innovative narratives which are reflective of her deep passion for history and mythology. Her masterful concoction of magical realism and steampunk elements, combined with well-rounded characters, laced with wit and intellect, have contributed to her prominence on the global literary stage. Cogman launched her writing career with the celebrated Invisible Library series, a multiple-book saga that enthralls readers with a fusion of various genres like fantasy, mystery, adventure, and even elements of steampunk. In Addition to her long form efforts, Cogman's literary contributions also include diverse mix of short stories, each showcasing her unique storytelling style. Her works have frequently been shortlisted for prestigious awards and have garnered an international fan base, spotlighting her as one-of-a-kind talent in the literary world. In addition to her writing career, Genevieve Cogman has an extensive background in statistics, having worked as a classifications specialist in the NHS. Her technical background, combined with a profound love for fantasy and mythology, helps her develop plots that are intricately detailed and thoroughly researched. This unique mix of expertise sets her apart as an author of profound depth and distinctive elegance, leaving her audiences eagerly awaiting her future literary escapades.

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