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The Fire in the Glass

The Charismatics Book One

To save someone she loves from brutal murder, a clairvoyant who can never change the future sets out to catch a mysterious and powerful killer stalking the streets of Edwardian London.

The Shadow of Water

The Charismatics Book Two

In an England on the brink of war, Lily Albright is plagued by visions of the cataclysmic destruction of London. To save her city, she’ll need to untangle a web of conspiracy and violence—but she won’t be doing it alone.

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Jacquelyn Benson writes smart historical fantasy where strong women confront the stranger things that occupy the borders of our world.

She once lived in a museum, wrote a master’s thesis on the cultural anthropology of paranormal investigation, and received a gold medal for being clever.

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