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The Amulet of Samarkand (The Bartimaeus Trilogy, Book 1)

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The Amulet of Samarkand

15 years, 11 months ago at Jun 27 6:07
1 vote
Recently Iโ€™ve been reading more books with mistakes and less detail which made this book such a relief to read. Not only was it well written, there werenโ€™t any major mistakes (bravo to the editor) and it was quite descriptive without being overly done.
Itโ€™s set in a modern London but with a magical difference, magicians are the ones that run the country. Young children are given up by... read more

My thoughts

15 years, 3 months ago at Feb 4 17:03
1 vote
I enjoyed this fantasy featuring the djinii Bartimaeus. I liked his footnote asides and his trying to fulfill his missions without getting caught. I look forward to reading the next book in the series, The Golem's Eye.
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Manufacturer: Hyperion Books
Release date: 29 October 2003
ISBN-10 : 078681859X | ISBN-13: 9780786818594
Tags: Fantasy (5), English (1), Fiction (1), Magic (1), Series (1), Britain (1), Demons (1), Alternate History (1), 2007 (1), Male Author (1), 21st-century (1), Bartimaeus Trilogy (1)
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