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Every partnership begins somewhere…
Reverend Emil Stone and Misha “Puzzle” Kaslov are newly paired and given their first assignment: retrieve a suspected magic lamp from a souk in Marrakech. They face down looters, mercenaries, and angry djinn… and discover a layer to their partnership neither of them was expecting.
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