The Palace of Laughter

Jon Berkeley; illustrated by Brandon Dorman

Miles Wednesday, orphaned, unwashed and living in a barrel, has never been to a circus before-but then the Circus Oscuro is no ordinary circus. There's a strange beast called The Null and an array of sinister-looking clowns, and when an unusual little girl with wings falls from a tower during the performance, Miles's life is changed forever. As Miles and Little embark on an extraordinary journey to rescue two friends who have been captured at the Palace of Laughter, they discover nothing less than the power of friendship and the gift of family. Book jacket.


Allison HolbrookPosted September 27, 2010

Orphan Miles Wednesday wakes up in his barrel one day to find the mysterious Circus Oscuro setting up and a prophetic tiger talking to him.  This first book in the Wednesday Tales series follows Miles and his new friend Little, a winged Song Ang...

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