The Magicians, by Lev Grossman
10 Aug 2011
Good for: Not me! I pretty much hated this book. It was advertised to me as "Harry Potter for grown-ups," and I waited the whole book for that advertisement to bear fruit. Really, though, it was more like "Nick Hornby for jaded fantasy fans." Maybe with a more accurate idea of what you're getting into, you could enjoy the book a bit more than I did.
Read my review of The Magician King