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Smoke and Mirrors: A Booklist for Kids

Updated: May 20, 2020

Roll up! Roll up! Want to runaway with the circus? Dreaming of funfairs? Fancy the thrill of a themepark? Up for the carnival spirit? Well I've got just the book for you!

Picture Books

Nell and the Circus of Dreams by Nell Gifford

Illustrated by Briony May Smith

Written by Giffords Circus founder Nell Gifford, this enchanting picture book is a tale of friendship, family and finding magic when you least expect it.

Lovingly written, Gifford's tale reads like a lyrical lullaby of magic, wonder and imagination. Overflowing with colour and warmth, each page is beautifully brought to life through Briony May Smith's vibrant illustrations, perfectly capturing the spectacular atmosphere of the Circus of Dreams!

Young Readers

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