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THE BOOK OF WONDERS

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Dipping into the deep plot well of Middle Eastern fairy and folk tales, this buoyant debut offers a fresh plot, brisk pacing and engaging characters.Zardi's 13th birthday celebration is cut short when her sister, Zubeyda, is abducted by the cruel sultan to serve as his praisemaker, an "honor" that in 90 days will end in her death. Zardi (short for Scheherazade) sets off to find the sultan's ... Read full review

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User Review  - bezoar44 - LibraryThing

I'm a fan of (much of) the Arabian Nights, and was delighted to run across this middle grade novel, which repurposes elements from the tales -- Sinbad, djinnis, the roc, mistaken identities, wishes ... Read full review

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I absolutely LOVED this book when I originally read it in 2014,and now that I've re-read it it's still just as interesting!Infact,it is the exact book that made me want to start writing,and I now write on Wattpad.I absolutely love this book to death!!

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