Um… where do I start? Brilliant. Magical. Unique. Shocking. These are the words that come to mind when I think about this utterly gripping and deliciously bizarre novel.
There is not a lot I can say here without giving away the twist (and trust me your jaw will DROP), but I will say that Laura Lam handles a complex and emotional issue in a mature and accessible way.
The love story is endearing – as are the motley band of characters: circus freaks and performers, and the bourgeoisie.
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P.S. The cover has not been released yet for this novel, but the artwork has been. See the beautiful image below by artist and illustrator Tom Bagshaw.