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Freeks /

by Hocking, Amanda [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 2017.Edition: First edition.Description: 387 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.ISBN: 9781250084774; 1250084776.Subject(s): Teenage girls -- Juvenile fiction | Circus performers -- Juvenile fiction | Missing children -- Juvenile fiction | Young adult fiction | Teenage girls -- Fiction | Love -- Fiction | Supernatural -- Fiction | Circus performers -- Fiction | Paranormal fiction | Young adult fiction | Circus performers | Missing children | Teenage girls | Young adult fiction | Young adult fiction | Young adult fiction | Fiction | Juvenile works | Paranormal fiction | Fantasy fiction | Paranormal fictionSummary: Welcome to Gideon Davorin's Traveling Sideshow, where necromancy, magical visions, and pyrokinesis are more than just part of the act. Mara has always longed for a normal life in a normal town where no one has the ability to levitate or predict the future. Instead, she roams from place to place, cleaning the tiger cage while her friends perform supernatural feats every night. When the struggling sideshow is miraculously offered the money they need if they set up camp in Caudry, Louisiana, Mara meets local-boy Gabe ... and a normal life has never been more appealing. But before long, performers begin disappearing and bodies are found mauled by an invisible beast. Mara realizes that there's a sinister presence lurking in the town with its sights set on getting rid of the sideshow freeks. In order to unravel the truth before the attacker kills everyone Mara holds dear, she has seven days to take control of a power she didn't know she was capable of -- one that could change her future forever.
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<p> Step into a wondrously strange new world with this dazzling new standalone novel by Amanda Hocking, New York Times bestselling author of The Kanin Chronicles! </p> <p>Mara has become used to the extraordinary. Roaming from place to place with Gideon Davorin's Traveling Carnival, she longs for an ordinary life where no one has the ability to levitate or predict the future.</p> <p>She gets her chance when the struggling sideshow sets up camp in the small town of Caudry, and she meets a gorgeous local guy named Gabe. But before long, Mara realizes there's a dark presence lurking in the town that's threatening the lives of her friends. She has seven days to take control of a power she didn't know she had in order to save everyone she cares about--and change the future forever.</p> <p>In the pages of Freeks , Amanda Hocking once again proves her ability to create amazing characters and enchanting worlds that will capture your imagination and never let go.</p>

"A novel"--Jacket.

Welcome to Gideon Davorin's Traveling Sideshow, where necromancy, magical visions, and pyrokinesis are more than just part of the act. Mara has always longed for a normal life in a normal town where no one has the ability to levitate or predict the future. Instead, she roams from place to place, cleaning the tiger cage while her friends perform supernatural feats every night. When the struggling sideshow is miraculously offered the money they need if they set up camp in Caudry, Louisiana, Mara meets local-boy Gabe ... and a normal life has never been more appealing. But before long, performers begin disappearing and bodies are found mauled by an invisible beast. Mara realizes that there's a sinister presence lurking in the town with its sights set on getting rid of the sideshow freeks. In order to unravel the truth before the attacker kills everyone Mara holds dear, she has seven days to take control of a power she didn't know she was capable of -- one that could change her future forever.

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