Comeuppance Served Cold

Marion Deeds

Comeuppance Served Cold

"[A] captivating noir fantasy. . . readers’ only complaint will be that they want more."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

Seattle, 1929—a bitterly divided city overflowing with wealth, violence, and magic.

A respected magus and city leader intent on criminalizing Seattle’s most vulnerable magickers hires a young woman as a lady’s companion to curb his rebellious daughter’s outrageous behavior.

The widowed owner of a speakeasy encounters an opportunity to make her husband’s murderer pay while she tries to keep her shapeshifter brother safe.

A notorious thief slips into the city to complete a delicate and dangerous job that will leave chaos in its wake.

One thing is for certain—comeuppance, eventually, waits for everyone.

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On Sale: 03/22/2022
ISBN: 9781250811080
ISBN10: 1250811082
0.00 x 0.00 inches , 192 Pages

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781250811073
ISBN10: 1250811074
5.00 x 8.00 inches , 208 Pages

About the Author

Marion Deeds was born in Santa Barbara, California and moved to northern California when she was five. She loves the redwoods, the ocean, dogs and crows.

She’s fascinated by the...

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"[A] captivating noir fantasy. . .Deeds presents all this intrigue in reverse chronological order, spinning out mysteries that will keep readers guessing till the end. The result is a well-crafted puzzle; readers’ only complaint will be that they want more."—Publishers Weekly, starred review

"This fierce magical heist tale is as smooth as gin and jazz."—Beth Cato

"Catnip for those who like watching con artists walk the tightrope of trickery and lies."—Marie Brennan