By Gwenda Bond
A ballerina, twirling on a twine excessive above the gang. Horses, prancing like salsa dancers. Trapeze artists, flying like somersaulting falcons. And magic crackling during the air. Welcome to the Cirque American!
Sixteen-year-old Jules Maroni’s dream is to persist with in her father’s footsteps as a high-wire walker. whilst her family members is obtainable a prestigious function within the new Cirque American, it sounds as if Jules and the fantastic Maronis will eventually get the highlight they deserve. however the presence of the Flying Garcias could derail her plans. for many years, the 2 rival households have kept away from one another as sworn enemies.
Jules ignores the drama and specializes in the twine, skyrocketing to repute because the woman in a crimson tutu who dances around the twine at death-defying heights. but if she discovers a peacock feather—an notorious item of undesirable luck—planted on her gown, Jules approximately loses her footing. She has no selection yet to hunt support from the unlikeliest of individuals: Remy Garcia, son of the Garcia extended family matriarch and the easiest trapeze artist within the Cirque.
As extra mysterious talismans believed to own unfortunate magic look, Jules and Remy unite to discover the wrongdoer. And in the event that they don’t work out what’s happening quickly, Jules could be the first Maroni to do the unthinkable: fall.