Goodreads Monday is a weekly meme that was started by @Lauren’s Page Turners. The meme is pretty easy to follow, to participate simply choose a random book from your TBR and explain why you want to read it!
Title: Caraval (Caraval #1)
Author: Stephanie Garber
Blurb: Scarlett Dragna has never left the tiny island where she and her sister, Tella, live with their powerful, and cruel, father. Now Scarlett’s father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval—the faraway, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show—are over.But this year, Scarlett’s long-dreamt-of invitation finally arrives. With the help of a mysterious sailor, Tella whisks Scarlett away to the show. Only, as soon as they arrive, Tella is kidnapped by Caraval’s mastermind organizer, Legend. It turns out that this season’s Caraval revolves around Tella, and whoever finds her first is the winner.Scarlett has been told that everything that happens during Caraval is only an elaborate performance. Nevertheless she becomes enmeshed in a game of love, heartbreak, and magic.
Release date: January, 31st 2017
Goodreads rating: 3,95/ 5 stars
Why I want to read it
Okay the real question is: why shoudn’t I read it? I have only heard amazing reviews for this book so far. The premise seems very interesting with a unique and fun concept. It contains magic and love; Yes, hello? Perfect combo if you ask me! I feel like I won’t be disappointed for once. It also doesn’t hurt that FairyLoot is releasing new beautiful covers and everyone knows I am a sucker for beautiful covers.