The Magic Misfits

A feelgood story about magic, friendship and belonging.

Carter Locke is alone when arrives to the town of Mystic Wells by train. He is escaping his uncle, a thief, who wanted him to steal for a living. 

There is a carnival in town and amongst all the fun and games there is also dirty tricks and thievery. Carter has fast hands and can do a lot of magic tricks. He stumbles across the carnival and meets a mysterious man who tries to convince him that magic is real. Carter also meets the scary owner of the carnival who offers him a job he doesnt want to take.  

Instructions for magic tricks

He is out of money and soon he is out of options. He does not want to steal. But maybe magic is real. Carter finds his first ever friends and they must work together to save the town. 

Bonus: In the book there is also instructions for magic tricks. One of them is how to read another person’s mind. Maybe I will try it. 

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    "Det är du och jag, Anton, sa hon till boken. Trots att Anton inte var där, kände hon att de var lika. […] Hon hade också listat ut en annan sak om Anton, en som fick tanken att svindla och håret att resa sig på hennes armar."

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    Finstämd grafisk roman om känslor, förståelse och hur tufft det är med skilsmässa.

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    Prisad isländsk roman om två kvinnor.

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    By: Sittenfeld, Curtis Review by: Julia Åhl Kunto

    “My dear”, said Mr Bennet, “if a sock puppet with a trust fund and a Harvard medical degree moved here, you’d think he was meant to marry one of our girls.”

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