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Review: The Night Circus

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Norah Piehl

When I was at the BookExpo America publishing convention earlier this year, I kept bumping into the same fancifully attired young people. Dressed in elaborate blackandwhite costumes, they were handing out snacks advertising the forthcoming publication of Erin Morgenstern's THE NIGHT CIRCUS. I had never heard of the author, and when I learned that this was, in fact, her debut novel, I was even more ... Read full review

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User Review  - Christina_E_Mitchell - LibraryThing

Two of the things I love in my life are books and old movies. I happen to be watching An American in Paris the other evening and was reintroduced to the party/carnival scene. All festival attendees ... Read full review

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User Review  - BoundTogetherForGood - LibraryThing

The Night Circus is not just any circus, and it is also not just any book. It is a phantasmagorical story of delight, told as if you are listening to the story of the Night Circus and its ... Read full review

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User Review  - srsharms - LibraryThing

This book is like hot chocolate – deep and rich, with that hint of cinnamon to season it just right – a little too right, maybe. So it is most satisfying when sipped slowly, in small increments ... Read full review

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User Review  - VClarke - LibraryThing

Night Circus follows the story of Le Cirque des Reves, a traveling circus that appears only at night. The illusionists in this circus are not simply magicians, but Celia and Marco find themselves ... Read full review

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User Review  - mirrani - LibraryThing

I honestly have no idea what it is about this book that pulled me in, but as soon as I finished it, I literally started it over and read it again, beginning to end.. then did it again. People say they ... Read full review

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User Review  - shaunesay - LibraryThing

Dark, mysterious and lovely. Complicated, detailed, beautiful and sometimes sorrowful. Listening to this was a curious delight. This was my 100th read for the year. Read full review

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User Review  - ZaraD.Garcia-Alvarez - LibraryThing

The Night Circus is an intricate tale of creativity with a rich cast of characters who, with their specific gifts and talents help showcase the magical realism that moves throughout the book. It is ... Read full review

great read

User Review  - Angela W. - Overstock.com

A really good book. Glad I purchased Read full review

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User Review  - e2d2 - LibraryThing

Fittingly I finished reading this book in the pre-dawn hours of the morning. I was swept away by the imagery. Read full review

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