According to legend, the djinn lived in this world for thousands of years before humanity arrived. Angels took the djinn out of this world and placed them in a dimension that parallels our own. They have the ability to see and interact with us, but we have difficulty seeing them. They are cloaked in mystery, and it suits their covert purpose.
The goal of most djinn is to retake this world. In order to succeed, they must make humanity give up control of this reality; they are accomplishing this through stealth and disguise. They have great powers and plenty of time—they live for centuries.
Working from ancient sources and their own case files, the authors reveal the secrets of the djinn, including their relationship to demons, fairies, and extraterrestrials. Discover their powers and their four weaknesses so you can protect yourself...and perhaps all of humanity.
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