New York, NY :, HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers,, 2015.
Large print edition.
442 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
New York, 1895. Sylvan Threadgill finds and rescues an abandoned baby while cleaning privies behind a tenement. The Church of Marvels, a Coney Island sideshow, has burnt to the ground, leaving Odile and Belle Church's mother dead in its ashes, and Belle has vanished. Alphie awakens to find herself in Blackwell's Lunatic Asylum, where she meets a girl with extraordinary talent that might save them both. As these strangers' lives become increasingly connected, their stories and secrets unfold. --back cover.