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The Ten Thousand Doors of January
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Alix E. Harrow
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The Ten Thousand Doors of January

Alix E. Harrow


9780356512457

Orbit Books


Fantasy » 19th Century;
Fantasy » Parallel Worlds;
Fantasy » Urban Fantasy;
Fantasy » Magic


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384 pages

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'A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers and the doors they lead us through . . . absolutely enchanting' Christina Henry, bestselling author of ALICE EVERY STORY OPENS A DOOR In a house filled with exotic treasures, January Scaller feels all too similar to the artefacts that decorate the shelves: a treasured object, carefully maintained yet utterly out of place. Largely ignored by her guardian, she spends her days reading about all the far-flung places she can only dream of visiting.

But her quiet existence is shattered when she stumbles across a strange book. A book that carries the scent of other worlds and tells a tale of secret doors, of love, adventure and danger. Each page reveals impossible truths about the world and January discovers a story that might just be the key to unlocking the secrets of her past.

'A gorgeously written story of love and longing, of what it means to lose your place in the world, and then have the courage to find it again. This book is a door I'm glad to have opened' Kat Howard, author of AN UNKINDNESS OF MAGICIANS 'A tantalizing quest through strange and beautiful places and a love story that spans time, worlds and magic. I couldn't put it down' Peng Shepherd, author of THE BOOK OF M

By:   Alix E. Harrow
Imprint:   Orbit Books
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 232mm,  Width: 152mm,  Spine: 36mm
Weight:   460g
ISBN:   9780356512457
ISBN 10:   0356512452
Pages:   384
Publication Date:   September 2019
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Alix E. Harrow is a part-time historian with a full-time desk job, a lot of opinions and excessive library fines. Her short fiction has appeared in Shimmer, Strange Horizons, Tor.com, Apex and other venues. She and her husband live in Kentucky under the cheerful tyranny of their kids and pets. Find her online at AlixeHarrow.wixsite.com/author and on Twitter at @AlixEHarrow.


A gorgeous, aching love letter to stories, storytellers and the doors they lead us through . . . absolutely enchanting A gorgeously written story of love and longing, of what it means to lose your place in the world, and then have the courage to find it again. This book is a door I'm glad to have opened. Many worlds, vanishing doors, mind-cracking magic: I clung to each page, searching for answers. This is one of the most unique works of fiction I've ever read With a masterful voice and a spellbinding story, The Ten Thousand Doors of January is a deeply satisfying pleasure to read, and lingers in your heart afterward. I loved it! A tantalizing quest through strange and beautiful places and a love story that spans time, worlds and magic. I couldn't put it down

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