"[Black] has created a believable alternate America where mobsters are magicians and no one is entirely trustworthy." - Publishers Weekly
"This fresh urban fantasy offers an intriguing cast of characters and thoughtful world building. " - VOYA
"This fast-moving read leaves the with some unanswered questions that call out for a sequel. " - Children's Literature
"Combining magic, cons, lies within lies, and a healthy dose of mob activity, this work is the first in a new series from Black, a master of teen urban fantasy. " - Library Journal
", White Cat will appeal to readers who grew up on Holly Black's "Spiderwick Chronicles" ...and are ready for something edgier." - School Library Journal
"Urban fantasy, con story, coming of age - whatever you call it, read it." - Kikrus Reviews
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Holly Black is the bestselling author of contemporary fantasy novels for teens and children, including Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale and the #1 New York Times bestselling Spiderwick series. She has been a finalist for the Mythopoeic Award and the Eisner Award, and the recipient of the Andre Norton Award. Holly lives in Massachusetts with her husband, Theo, in a house with a secret library.
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