Waiting on Wednesday: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

“Waiting On Wednesday” is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine.  Every Wednesday we get to highlight a book that we’re really looking forward to.  My book this week is : Caraval by Stephanie Garber which looks absolutely fantastic.  Check out the description!  Due out January 2017:

caravallTwo sisters bound by love and a father they fear escape their tiny, secluded island for the wondrous performance of Caraval, where the audience plays along in a mysterious and magical game of determining what’s real and what’s fantasy. And where only one sister might be brave enough to win the ultimate prize of ‘an impossible wish’…

Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny isle of Trisda, pining from afar for the wonder of Caraval, a once-a-year week-long performance where the audience participates in the show.

Caraval is Magic. Mystery. Adventure. And for lonely Scarlett, it represents freedom, an escape from her abusive father and from her own dark past.

Still, Scarlett is too scared of her father to leave Trisda. Until she is kidnapped by her wild younger sister Donatella and a dangerous yet oh-so-seductive sailor named Julian and taken to the mystical Isla de los Suenos, the site of this year’s Caraval. When they arrive, her sister immediately disappears. Since protecting Tella is all she knows, Scarlett is forced to join forces with Julian and find her before the evil Master of Caraval does…

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12 Responses to “Waiting on Wednesday: Caraval by Stephanie Garber”

  1. Tammy

    Oooh, that must be the UK cover, I love it! I am super excited to read this as well. I won a copy through Goodreads so as soon as I have time…

    • @lynnsbooks

      Ohh, well done you! I very rarely enter the competitions – I should do though! I hope I get a copy of this one as I love the sound of it.
      Lynn 😀

  2. sjhigbee

    What a fabulous cover – I really like the premise of this one and will be looking forward to seeing what you make of it. Thank you for for sharing, Lynn:)

  3. Brittany's Book Rambles

    This book is AMAZING, I hope you love it! Also, both the US and the UK covers are so lovely ^_^ Great pick!

    Brittany @ Brittany’s Book Rambles

    • @lynnsbooks

      Excellent! I’m even more excited to pick this one up now!
      Lynn 😀

  4. Lisa (@TenaciousReader)

    I hadn’t seen the UK cover yet! This one definitely sounds intriguing trying to figure out what is real and what is fantasy. Great pick!

    • @lynnsbooks

      I have my fingers crossed that I get a copy – it does sound really good!
      Lynn 😀

  5. Mogsy @ BiblioSanctum

    I’m quite excited to check this out as well! I was a little wary of the hype, but the general consensus from bloggers I follow seems very positive so far which makes me feel very optimistic 😀

    • @lynnsbooks

      That makes me optimistic too! Although I was already pretty excited.
      Lynn 😀

  6. Samantha @ Book Minx

    I’m with you on this one! So excited to read this.

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