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  • The City of Brass

  • A Novel
  • Written by: S. A. Chakraborty
  • Narrated by: Soneela Nankani
  • Length: 19 hrs and 36 mins
  • Unabridged
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  • Story
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Nahri has never believed in magic. Certainly she has power; on the streets of 18th-century Cairo, she's a con woman of unsurpassed talent. But she knows better than anyone that the trade she uses to get by - palm readings, zars, healings - are all tricks, sleights of hand, learned skills, a means to the delightful end of swindling Ottoman nobles and a reliable way to survive. But when Nahri accidentally summons an equally sly, darkly mysterious djinn warrior to her side during one of her cons, she's forced to question all she believes.

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  • What flames will burn

  • By 101mystic on 2018-09-19


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Reviewed: 2018-04-26

City of Brass was so much more than what I expected. I couldn't stop listening. I can't wait for the next book!