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    Author: Kate Mascarenhas
    Published by: Head of Zeus
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Description

A dazzling mixture of crime, romance, magic and myth from the author of the best-selling The Psychology of Time Travel. The Kendrick family have been making world-famous dolls for over 200 years. But their dolls aren’t coveted for the craftsmanship alone. Each one has a specific emotion laid on it by its creator. A magic that can make you feel bucolic bliss or consuming paranoia at a single touch. Though founded by sisters, now only men may know the secrets of the workshop.

Persephone Kendrick longs to break tradition and learn her ancestors’ craft, and when a handsome stranger arrives claiming doll-making talent and blood ties to the family, she sees a chance to grasp all she desires. But then, one night, the firm’s most valuable doll is stolen. Only someone with knowledge of magic could have taken her. Only a Kendrick could have committed this crime…

Praise for Kate Mascarenhas:

‘Witty, inventive and unflashily wise about human hearts; Mascarenhas’s future promises to be an exciting one’ GUARDIAN

‘Breathtakingly tender and wryly understated’ NEW YORK TIMES

‘Captivating, delightful and thoroughly original’ JENNIE MELAMED

Specifications

Author
Genre
Publisher
Type
Binding
Paperback
Cat. No.
5095476
EAN
9781789543834
ISBN
9781789543834