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The Swan gondola - TIMOTHY SCHAFFERT

The Swan gondola

TIMOTHY SCHAFFERT

 
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A lush and thrilling romantic fable about two lovers, set against the scandalous burlesques, midnight séances, and aerial ballets of the 1898 Omaha World’s Fair.

On the eve of the 1898 Omaha World’s Fair, Ferret Skerritt, ventriloquist by trade, con man by birth, isn’t quite sure how it will change him or his city. Omaha still has the marks of a filthy Wild West town, even as it attempts to achieve the grandeur and respectability of nearby Chicago. But when he crosses paths with the beautiful and enigmatic Cecily, his whole purpose shifts and the fair becomes the backdrop to their love affair.

One of a traveling troupe of actors that has descended on the city, Cecily works in the Midway’s Chamber of Horrors, where she loses her head hourly on a guillotine, playing Marie Antoinette. And after closing, she rushes off, clinging protectively to a mysterious carpetbag, never giving Ferret a second glance. But a moonlit ride on the swan gondola, a boat on the lagoon of the New White City, transforms changes everything, and the fair’s magic begins to take its effect.

Reminiscent of Water for Elephants or The Night Circus, The Swan Gondola is a transporting read.

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Auteur :  TIMOTHY SCHAFFERT
Titre : The Swan gondola
Date de parution : février 2015
Éditeur : RIVERHEAD BOOKS
Collection : PAPERBACK
Sujet : LITTERATURE AMERICAINE
ISBN : 9781594633430 (1594633436)
Référence Renaud-Bray : 125500714
No de produit : 1670865

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