Alex Verus is the protagonist in a series of urban fantasy novels by British author Benedict Jacka. Alex Verus is a diviner with an ugly history who runs a magic shop in London’s Camden Town.

Benedict Jacka began his Alex Verus series in 2012 with the novel Fated. The series is currently ongoing. Below is a list of Benedict Jacka’s Alex Verus books in order of when they were originally released (which is the same as their chronological order):

Publication Order of Alex Verus Books

Fated(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Cursed(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Taken(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chosen(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hidden(2014) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Veiled(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Burned(2016) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Bound(2017) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Marked(2018) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price


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Alex Verus Synopses: Fated is the first book in the Alex Verus series by Benedict Jacka. Alex Verus is part of a world hidden in plain sight, running a magic shop in London. And while Alex’s own powers aren’t as showy as some mages, he does have the advantage of foreseeing the possible future-allowing him to pull off operations that have a million-to-one-chance of success. But when Alex is approached by multiple factions to crack open a relic from a long-ago mage war, he knows that whatever’s inside must be beyond powerful. And thanks to his abilities, Alex can predict that by taking the job, his odds of survival are about to go from slim to none…

Cursed by Benedict Jacka is the second book in the Alex Verus series. Since his second sight made him infamous for defeating powerful dark mages, Alex laying low. But now he’s discovered the resurgence of a forbidden ritual. Someone is harvesting the life-force of magical creatures – destroying them in the process. And draining humans is next on the agenda. Hired to investigate, Alex realizes that not everyone on the Council wants him delving any deeper. Struggling to distinguish ally from enemy, he finds himself the target of those who would risk their own sanity for power…

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