THE LAST YEARS OF MAGIC
Literary & General
José Antonio Fideu
German, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Turkish
London, 1871. Stuck working in the family tavern, young Aurelius feels condemned to languish, living an existence as gray as his father's. However, one morning his destiny will be revealed: Houdini, the great magician, announces in colorful posters his arrival in London... From that moment, Aurelius becomes obsessed with meeting him and becoming his apprentice. Thanks to his inventiveness, he manages to sneak into the magician's dressing room, where he discovers his greatest secret.