The gifted hide their talents, but dare they step into the light?
Laura Lam was raised near San Francisco, California, by two former Haight-Ashbury hippies. Both of them encouraged her to finger-paint to her heart's desire, colour outside the lines, and consider the library a second home. This led to an overabundance of daydreams. She relocated to Scotland to be with her husband, whom she met on the internet when he insulted her taste in books. She almost blocked him but is glad she didn't. At times she misses the sunshine.
An exotic and detailed world, peopled by characters that I'd love
to be friends with . . . and some I'd never want to cross paths
with -- Robin Hobb on Pantomime, Book One in the series
A fantastical, richly drawn, poignant take on a classic coming-of-age story . . . a vibrant tale told with surety and grace -- Leigh Bardugo on Pantomime, Book One in the series