White Cat (Curse Workers): Book summary and reviews of White Cat (Curse Workers) by Holly Black

White Cat (Curse Workers)

by Holly Black

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White Cat introduces Holly Black's new world! Cassel has always known he killed Lila, but now the pieces are starting not to fit.

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"[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 Author Biography

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Holly Black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids and teens. Some of her titles include The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), The Modern Faerie Tale series, the Curse Workers series, Doll Bones, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, the Magisterium series (with Cassandra Clare), The Darkest Part of the Forest and The Cruel Prince. She has been a finalist for an Eisner Award and the Lodestar Award, and the recipient of the Mythopoeic Award, a Nebula, and a Newbery Honor. Her books have been translated into 32 languages worldwide and adapted for film. She currently lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with a secret library.

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