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Why the low rating? Circus Galacticus is well-written and truly very easy to enjoy.

He invites her to join them and she goes. On the surface that is. Heinlein, Ultraviolet by R. To rate and review, sign in. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Like Colleen, I grew up reading comic books. It is available at your local library and wherever books are sold.

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I was six years old the first time I really saw the stars. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

Deva Fagan does a great job with adding the right amount of humor to the story while still managing to portray the more serious aspects of what Trix is going through below surface level.

The cover looked fancy and the description was interesting, so I picked it. After I crawled out of my extrovert costume I slept in to the extravagent for me hour of 8, and spent the day goofing off, working on LARP plot, and playing with my beeyootiful new MacBook.


I balacticus intrigued from almost the first chapter, and wish that I had read this novel sooner, as I ended up really liking it. I would definitely read it right away if she does!

It’s sounds like the name of some blueberry I don’t really like this book very much. Deva Fagan broke some of the major barriers of the sci-fi fantasy aspects and dealt with some really real issues throughout.

And now the dazzling but enigmatic young Ringmaster has offered Trix the chance to be a part of it.

Three’–a non-physical being who is ‘three’ in ‘one’ who no one likes that much ahem, trinity? Sounds pretty awesome, right? It’s just illogical, and doesn’t fit in with the characters and their personalities. And now the dazzling but enigmatic young Ringmaster has offered Trix the chance to be a part of it. Content protection This content is DRM protected. Does this book have a sequel?? The explanation that the ringmaster gives that the best place to hide is in plain sight seemed rather silly and a downright ridiculous waste of time.

Sequel not announced, but appears likely. But Circus Galacticus would never have been written without a lot of help and inspiration from:. A romping combination of old tropes, older ideas, and creative world-building in a treatment ready galxcticus be made into a family-friendly movie.

By the end, it seems that nothing will be settled unless there is a sequel or series.

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But there are also plenty of frustratingly unempowered characters, and it can be a challenge to avoid them when so often they are dressed up in the same tights and cape, so to speak.


The battle between these two groups began generations ago.

Teen is misunderstood and has no parents is starting to sound like a broken record to me. Ratings and reviews No one’s rated or reviewed this product yet. I felt like a lot happened in the end of the story that was rushed and could have been the part of a second book.

So I do think we need girl heroes who are strong in many different ways, in order for all of us to find a hero we can identify with.

Circus Galacticus was originally acquired by Henry Holt, who I will always be thankful to for publishing my first two books. In fact, Nola, the mechanic on the Big Top ship very much reminded me of Kaylee, the mechanic from Firefly. I think she was crying too.


Albeit, if you like a fantasy novel that whisks you all over the universe, incorporates some very whimsical themes e. The Circus Galacticus has come to town, bringing acts to amaze, delight, and terrify. And for your potential amusement and interest, here are the last five links I starred in my Google Reader:. Okay, so maybe reading instead of experiencing those adventures isn’t quite as fun, but it’s still a grand ride to hop on while I impatiently wait for my very own Doctor to s Have you ever wanted to run away and join the circus?