My Teaser (spoiler free):
"It was the most unfortunate for Georges, my understudy. I did not choose him because he was special, but beacuse he wasn't. He was unremarkable. What he did possess was bone structure and height similar to my own. And for that, he paid with his life to play the role of the century."
-page 1, "Prince of Conjurers" by Laurie L. Bolanos