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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author of The Night Circus, a timeless love story set in a secret underground world—a place of pirates, painters, lovers, liars, and ships that sail upon a starless sea.Zachary Ezra Rawlins is a graduate student in Vermont when he discovers a mysterious boo

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Author Erin Morgenstern

Pages 512

Publisher Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

Published Date 2019-11-05

ISBN 0385541228 9780385541220


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nikki_nienhaus shared a tip "Finished January 23rd. Best book of the year so far."

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madmessmango shared a tip "Another lovely story about stories - and love"

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beep_boop_9342 shared a tip "Beautifully written"

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RachelJoy shared a tip "Such an intriguing read so far! Immerses you in a world of endless stories."

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beatrice_thomas_954 shared a tip "Love this book. It just swept you into another world."

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skye_ragsdale shared a tip "This is one of those books I wish with all my heart I could read for the first time again."

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Debbie.Seres shared a tip "This is one of the best fantasy books I have ever read. Just as brilliant as night circus."

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cody_steele_9220 shared a tip "A book to read if you like characters who like to read."

samantha_schreckengost shared a tip "Beautiful prose, imaginative world, creative, engaging, unique plot and amazing twists and connections. A definite MUST read."

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sam_swider shared a tip "Incredible, a book that reminds you why you love reading"

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susana_m. shared a tip "This book just really wasn't my jam, very atmospheric but completely aimless"

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mary_freelove shared a tip "I was a little confused, but I think that was part of it, and I really enjoyed it."

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scott_knoblach shared a tip "This author is amazing"

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cassie_anderson shared a tip "The most beautifully written and intricately woven story I have ever read. Absolutely stunning."

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jennifer_white_8877 shared a tip "Breathtaking, beautiful writing"

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kaeding_skelton shared a tip "Unlike anything I’ve ever read, entirely captivating"

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kalena_medina shared a tip "Want an entangling, fantasy world? Want to see different stories thread together? Check this out!"

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andrea_turner shared a tip "An amazing book. Sad that it's over. I want more."

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lizzie_smith_8887 shared a tip "Loved it! Such a good read! I loved the way all the different tales wove in and out of each other to a fantastic ending."

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tiffanie_dang shared a tip "This is one of my favorites, actually! But I do also love The Young Elites by Marie Lu"

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chemicalchica shared a tip "Take time with this one. Its pretty dense and needs to be read slowly."

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ghostgirl_ shared a tip "so enchantingly whimsical"

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s_k_2631 shared a tip "A great escape. Sumptuous. I was sad when I finished the book... I just wanted it to never end!"

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kierstin_unshelved shared a tip "I’ve already read this one! Unfortunately, I LOVED her writing style but hated how she seemed to write in circles."

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ceridwen_alexander shared a tip "A story about stories, told within a story. Orgasmic."

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aime_dillon shared a tip "A beautiful book"

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rhonda_cusack shared a tip "Favorite book! A book within a book within a book."

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moni_valtierra shared a tip "Great storytelling, great read for people who want stories about storytelling. Addictive read!"

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steph_troyan shared a tip "Don’t even waste your time with this nonsense"

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erin_vandeven shared a tip "Great book for vacation or a long flight"

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carmen_mcleod shared a tip "Loved her first novel, this one a had a lot going on. Too many stories within stories. Beautifully written."

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megan_tomkiel shared a tip "Fantastical journey"

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sarah_guynup shared a tip "Very interesting read"

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crystal_johnston_4147 shared a tip "Not as good as the night circus but still a good read"

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dr._mariela_diocares shared a tip "Such a magical book! Absolutely amazing and so addictive!! Loved it!!"

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aubrie_gustafson shared a tip "I loved all of it, it’s an amazing book 📚"

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gypsy_hearte shared a tip "I will read it again after I finish just to find what I missed the first time⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️"

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stacey_kennedy_7608 shared a tip "This book felt like wandering through a dream. Unexpected and delightful"

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ella_boyd_brocker shared a tip "A bit distracted, a little juvenile in the style of storytelling, but some lovely imagery."

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katherine_nickerson shared a tip "I absolutely loved the ending!"

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jordan_dalton_3534 shared a tip "Definitely one of my all time favorites!"

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sarah_dinicola shared a tip "Just a really beautifully written story about the magic of storytelling."

kasula_zavala shared a tip ""I feel lemony and insane" 😂 Incredible world building!"

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kait_kat shared a tip "Stories within stories!"

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abby_faulkner_8305 shared a tip "i was completely consumed by this novel. enchanting."

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natalie_shaw_940 shared a tip "Although not as captivating as The Night Circus, in my opinion, this is still a very fun read with unique world building."

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ellie_wilde shared a tip "One of my favorite books of all time. So magical and beautiful. Havent felt this deep in a world in a long time"

lauren_romanch shared a tip "Very well written. All the wonder and magic of a fantasy genre without feeling childish. A beautiful story."

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kristina_noyes shared a tip "So many stories inside this story."

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sarah_gale shared a tip "Unique and marvelous writing style and word choice. Couldn't put it down. So rich in detail, it's beautiful."

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amber_guarente shared a tip "Loved this book, especially that the main character is gay but that’s not focused heavily on"

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