* Acclaimed novelist Lev Grossman joins New York Times bestselling writer Lilah Sturges (Lumberjanes: The Infernal Compass), and artist Pius Bak (The Magicians: New Class) for a new chapter in the smash hit trilogy The Magicians, now presented in a new paperback format. * During her years at Brakebills College, Alice Quinn rises to the top of her class, falls in love with Quentin Coldwater, and witnesses a horrifically magical creature invade their dimension. * After graduation Alice, Quentin, and their friends set their sights on the magical realm of Fillory. But nothing is what it seems, and something darker lies behind the spellbinding facade. * It is in the darkness where Alice will discover her true calling and her life, and those friends, forever changed.