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A powerful and haunting story about the seductive allure of fairy tales and the freedom that comes with waking up to reality

When Teresa sleeps—sometimes for days at a time, the scent of roses...

Advance Praise

“Haunting . . . Alice Hoffman is a daring and able writer.” —The New Yorker

“As powerful as anything I’ve read for a long, long time.” —Tim O’Brien

“Mysterious and believable.” —The New York Times

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