The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
  • The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
  • The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
  • The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
  • The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
  • The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)
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The Starless Sea: Exclusive Edition (Hardback)

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Hardback 512 Pages / Published: 05/11/2019
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A fantastical, multi-linear, high-flying leap of a novel, Erin Morgenstern’s debut, The Night Circus, held a legion of readers in thrall. Seven years in the making, her return is a book-lovers delight, a story of subterranean libraries, hidden clues and wildly inventive magic it is also a story of the multiplicity of stories themselves and why they matter in navigating and understanding the choices we face.

 

The exclusive edition will have a specially designed jacket. One of three assorted designs hidden under the dust jacket will be sent out at random

The magical new novel from the bestselling author of The Night Circus.

Zachary Ezra Rawlins is a graduate student in Vermont when he discovers a strange book hidden in the library stacks. As he turns the pages, entranced by tales of lovelorn prisoners, key collectors, and nameless acolytes, he reads something strange: a story from his own childhood. Bewildered by this inexplicable book and desperate to make sense of how his own life came to be recorded, Zachary uncovers a series of clues - a bee, a key and a sword - that lead him to a masquerade party in New York, to a secret club, and through a doorway to a subterranean library, hidden far below the surface of the earth.

What Zachary finds in this curious place is more than just a buried home for books and their guardians - it is a place of lost cities and seas, lovers who pass notes under doors and across time, and of stories whispered by the dead. Zachary learns of those who have sacrificed much to protect this realm, relinquishing their sight and their tongues to preserve this archive, and also those who are intent on its destruction. Together with Mirabel, a fierce, pink-haired protector of the place, and Dorian, a handsome barefoot man with shifting alliances, Zachary travels the twisting tunnels, darkened stairwells, crowded ballrooms, and sweetly-soaked shores of this magical world, discovering his purpose - in both the mysterious book and in his own life.

Publisher: Vintage Publishing
ISBN: 9781910701454
Number of pages: 512
Dimensions: 240 x 156 mm

Books in Conversation: The Starless Sea

Books in Conversation: The Starless Sea

Kendal
Thursday 28th November 18:30

To celebrate a brilliant selection of new releases this year we'll be hosting a series of book club style evenings to discuss some of our all time favourite books and some of the new releases that we at kendal are especially excited about. Join us on the 27th of November to discuss Erin Morgensterns highly anticipated new novel The Starless Sea.

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“All stardust and stories...”

Once, a very long ago, time fell in love with fate....
This is how I start my review of this magical story ; it is simply ode to books, stories and people who read them. We don’t read just one story, there are stories... More

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“I am Alice, and I fell into Wonderland”

Being a bookseller is a privilege, and nothing shows that more than being sent this wonderful book months early. Thank you so much Vintage for giving me the book I've been dreaming of. It is hard to describe this... More

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