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The Identity Thief


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Genres Young Adult, Fantasy
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A shapeshifting sorcerer called Cuttlefish unleashes a terrifying wave of magical carnage across London. A strange family known as the River People move into Cassandra Drake’s neighbourhood. Are the two events connected?

Spoiler alert: no.

Reasons to buy this book:
– Good cover.
– Cheap. Seriously, the Kindle version only costs as much as about 3 mangoes. What would you rather have – 10 hours of gripping urban fantasy, or 30 minutes of biting into sweet, succulent mango flesh?
– OK, I shouldn’t have used mango, objectively the best fruit, as a comparison. But buying this book doesn’t stop you from buying mangoes, if that’s what you insist on doing.

Praise for The Identity Thief
“If I could give Alex Bryant’s debut novel, The Identity Thief, the first in The God Machine series, a single identity, it would be: Addictive. Addictive like you want to stay up late reading. Addictive like you wake up early so you can squeeze in 10 minutes of reading before heading out the door. Addictive like you contemplate skipping lunch to read. Addictive like you’re reading while half-walking, half-running on the treadmill. Addictive like…I think you get the point.” ★★★★★
Brianna Krueger, Wandering Educators

“A bold and original adventure brimming with imaginative twists. Blisteringly funny, but packs an unforgettable emotional punch.” ★★★★★
Marcus Martin, author of Convulsive

“Fantastic book! Brilliant plot! Well developed characters! Surprising plot turns and reveals. Well paced and thoroughly engaging story line. I definitely can not wait for the next instalment and will be recommending this book to others.” ★★★★★
Laura McToal

“This was kind of amazing.” ★★★★★
Ellana Rose Thornton-Wheybrew, Fangirl Friday

“Better value for money than three mangoes” ★★★
Alex Bryant, author of the much-praised God Machine series

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