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The Night Circus — Erin Morganstern

WARNING SPOILERS! Morgenstern, Erin. The Night Circus. Anchor, 2012. 516 p. Grades 10-12. Alternate History. (Alex Award 2012). Marcus and Celia have been trained since childhood to preform in a competition that centers on a circus, The Night Circus. While … Continue reading

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Born of Illusion — Teri Brown

Balzer & Bray, Out June 11th, 2013 Anna, a gifted illusionist, helps her mother, Marguerite Van Housen with her mentalist performances and séances in 1920s New York. Because Anna is supposedly the illegitimate daughter of Harry Houdini, magic tricks have never been much … Continue reading

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