East Longmeadow Public Library

ISBN/UPC 9781250095275
Formats EPUB eBook
Categories Fantasy
US Salesrank 4573837
Publisher MacMillan Audio
Publication Year: January 31, 2017

Caraval

Stephanie Garber

Availability: In stock

"A spellbinding tale of sisterhood, love, and betrayal."
—Sabaa Tahir, New York Times bestselling author of An Ember in the Ashes

How far would you go to save your sister?

The Night Circus meets The Selection in Stephanie Garber's sweeping tale of two sisters who escape their ruthless father when they enter the dangerous intrigue of a legendary game.

Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett's father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval, the far-away, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show, are over.

But this year, Scarlett's long-dreamt of invitation finally arrives. With the help of a mysterious sailor, Tella whisks Scarlett away to the show. Only, as soon as they arrive, Tella is kidnapped by Caraval's mastermind organizer. It turns out that this season's Caraval revolves around Tella, and whoever finds her first is the winner.

Scarlett has been told that everything that happens during Caraval is only an elaborate performance. But she nevertheless becomes enmeshed in a game of love, heartbreak, and magic with the other players in the game. And whether Caraval is real or not, she must find Tella before the five nights of the game are over, a dangerous domino effect of consequences is set off, and her sister disappears forever.