Night of Cake and Puppets


“Night of Cake and Puppets” is a mesmerizing and all-consuming story that will warm readers’ hearts and leave them wanting even more Zuzana and Mik. Told in alternating, first-person points of view, the two leads possess distinct and unique voices that lend themselves well to Taylor’s whimsical style. Taylor once again proves that she is an unrivaled talent in the literary world, and this novella is the perfect treat for fans eagerly and impatiently awaiting the final book in the series. This is pure magic and a must read!

In “Night of Cake and Puppets,” the companion novella to her sensational Daughter of Smoke and Bone trilogy, Taylor lets Zuzana and Mik take the reigns to tell the enchanting tale of their first date. Zuzana isn’t known for being shy or timid, but when it comes to violinist Mik, she’s a bundle of nerves and hesitation. But with a little help from her blue-haired best friend, Zuzana sets out to overcome her fears and talk to Mik. Little does she know Mik has plans of his own, and the two will share a wondrous night of magic, snow and first kisses. (LITTLE, BROWN, dl $2.99, ISBN: 9780316369855, E, 14 & Up)

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