The Palace of Curiosities by Rosie Garland
HarperCollins | 2013 | ISBN: 0007492774 | 336 pages | EPUB | 3 MB
A luminous and bewitching debut novel. Set in Victorian London, it follows the fortunes of Eve, the Lion-Faced Girl and Abel, the Flayed Man. A magical realism delight. Cast out by Victorian society, Eve and Abel find succour from an unlikely source. They will become The Lion Faced Girl and The Flayed Man, star performers in Professor Josiah Arroner’s Palace of Curiosities. And there begins a journey that will entwine their fates forever.