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A circus, titled Le Cirque des Rêves, comes to town out of the blue and without warning. Within its tents, young magicians Celia and Marco compete to be the best, having done so since childhood. However, under the backdrop of their intense rivalry, a blossoming romance develops.
Seraphina, by Rachel Hartman, is a MUST-READ for anyone who enjoys complex, well-developed characters, secrecy and political intrigue, mystery, and the struggle between two cultures trying to understand each other. Request it here: http://tccl.bibliocommons.com/search?t=keyword&q=seraphina
When sixteen-year-old orphan Tessa Gray's older brother suddenly vanishes, her search for him leads her into Victorian-era London's dangerous supernatural underworld, and when she discovers that she herself is a Downworlder, she must learn to trust the demon-killing Shadowhunters if she ever wants to learn to control her powers and find her brother.
Clockwork Angel is the first book in The Infernal Devices trilogy, itself a prequel to the popular Mortal Instruments Series. Much like in the mortal instruments series our main protagonist is a young woman, in this case Tessa Gray, and also an outsider to the world of the Shadowhunters.