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LibraryThing Review

User Review  - Dnaej - LibraryThing

Perhaps this book just wasn't my cup of tea, but I fell in with the hype and was hoping for greatness. I was failed. The overall idea of The Night Circus with it's mysterious, whimsical and dreamlike ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Giselle - Goodreads

The Night Circus is like cake. Cake without frosting. Sure, cake is good, some people will even prefer dry, plain cake all by itself, but others, such as myself, need the sugary sweetness of frosting ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Carly Smith - Goodreads

I don't usually write long reviews of books, but I feel that it is almost a duty to do so. I felt cheated by this book. I was promised by its over indulgent blurb to give me a fantastical adventure, a ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Corianne - Goodreads

I didn't like it at all. I felt absolutely no connection to the main characters, and besides being a beautifully descriptive book, the story bored me to tears. All I took away from this was a motivation to use more adjectives in my own writing, and to make some homemade caramel. Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Cedan - Goodreads

This book had so much potential. The world that Morgenstern created is so exquisite that it should have been easy for her to spin a good story. The Night Circus could have been a story of intrigue and ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - JWFolk - Goodreads

I really was not a fan of this book. The plot arch is very slow and I don't think the author did a great job of really tying in everyone's stories. For most of the book, I found myself rolling my eyes ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Alyssa - Goodreads

this book wandered a little bit too much for my taste - and the breaks in the book that were supposed to be from the readers point of view i found both unnecessary and detrimental to the flow of the ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Jamie Thompson - Goodreads

This was a book that started collecting dust on my nightstand. Eventually, I caved and opened it up...I put it off, only because I was worried it would be a difficult book to "fall" into and enjoy. My ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Ethan - Goodreads

Kudos to the author for some wonderful descriptions of the night circus. Unfortunately for me, beyond Le Cirque des Reves, there wasn't much else to hold on to with this book. Felt the characters to ... Read full review

Review: The Night Circus

User Review  - Chelsi - Goodreads

The concept of this book was fantastic. However, the characters back stories, history of the game, etc. were not well developed. In addition, switching back and forth between characters telling their ... Read full review


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