COMING IN FEBRUARY 2013, A NEW NOVEL ABOUT JOHN DEE BY GEOFFREY JAMES
The year is 1584. The alchemist John Dee has turned to forbidden
magic. In partnership with a visionary rogue, an ex-nun and a court
beauty, he's fled across Europe, dogged by the Inquisition and a
Finally, Dee's magic seems to yield fruit. Angels (or are they demons?)
promise to reveal the secret of transmuting lead into gold. There is
only one hitch: Dee and his companions must first commit an unforgivable
Based on real-life diaries and historical accounts, Sorcerer recreates a
world of death, sex and politics where everyone believes that both that
magic is real and that otherworldly beings can be summoned at will.
"A cinematic blend of history and magic."
- David Rotman, producer of DragonHeart and Cliffhanger
"An entertaining story."
-Benjamin Woolley, author of The Queen's Conjuror
"An intricate tapestry of the historical and the
alchemical that casts an authentic spell over the reader. A vivid tale
vigorously told, it may bring visions upon you!" - Ramsey Campbell,
Lifetime President, British Fantasy Society