I’ll bet you think libraries aren’t very treacherous. Think again. Inside the mysterious Library of Illumination, adventure, romance, and danger lie in wait within the magical pages of books that spring to life when their covers open. This is the story of Johanna Charette, an orphan struggling to hold her fragmented existence together. The seventeen-year-old is beguiled by the enchanted library, which makes her feel whole. She soon learns much about its inner workings, however, when she and her new assistant, Jackson, discover hidden portals to other Libraries of Illumination, they’re forced to put their lives on the line to battle an ancient foe, or risk losing their precious library, forever.
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