Circus of the Unseen

Circus of the Unseen

Joanne Owen

Staying alive isn't effortless on the earth of the dead

After an coincidence at her grandmother's residence, Rosie is transported to an odd and sinister global populated by way of a forged of carnivalesque characters who stay within the Circus of the Unseen. Reigning over them is an outdated girl referred to as mom Matushka, who guards the brink among lifestyles and dying and has striking powers over throughout her.

This is an in-between international, a weird and wonderful and trapped lifestyles, yet Rosie isn't just like the others the following. She appears soaring among the realm of the residing and the area of the lifeless, or even turns out to have the ability to problem mom Matushka. Can Rosie break out mom Matushka's bold rule and a global in limbo? and will she remedy one other secret - one who lies on the middle of her grandmother's life?

Joanne Owen was once born in Pembrokeshire, Wales, and browse Social and Political Sciences with Archaeology and Anthropology at St John's university, Cambridge. Now dwelling in North London, Joanne has released past younger grownup novels. Steeped within the surroundings of nineteenth-century Prague, PUPPET grasp blends the magic of marionette theatre with Czech folklore and legends. defined through The dad or mum as 'timeless', PUPPET grasp used to be longlisted for the Carnegie Medal and Branford Boase award and has been translated into numerous languages.

Her moment novel, THE ALCHEMIST AND THE ANGELS, is a fantastical ancient epic set in sixteenth-century Prague, one of the plague-ridden ghettos and decadent court docket of mad Emperor Rudolf. It was once defined by means of college Librarian as 'an imaginitive journey de force'. persist with Joanne on fb at or on Twitter: @JoanneOwen.

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