February 2020: The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

In September 2011, the world received the immense gift of Erin Morgenstern’s debut novel The Night Circus. It featured a love story between two dueling magicians set against the backdrop of a magical circus that appeared only at night in various locations around the world. Morgenstern’s prose and imagination left readers wanting more.

After eight long years, Morgenstern’s second novel, The Starless Sea, released. I chose this book as my first Thursday R.E.A.D.s novel because of what The Night Circus has come to mean to me. You can find my analysis of the book as a: