The Court of Miracles

The Court of Miracles Review

In the violent urban jungle of an alternate 1828 Paris, the French Revolution has failed and the city is divided between merciless royalty and nine underworld criminal guilds, known as the Court of Miracles. Eponine (Nina) Thénardier is a talented cat burglar and member of the Thieves Guild. Nina's life is midnight robberies, avoiding her father's fists, and watching over her naïve adopted sister, Cosette (Ettie).

When Ettie attracts the eye of the Tiger--the ruthless lord of the Guild of Flesh--Nina is caught in a desperate race to keep the younger girl safe. Her vow takes her from the city's dark underbelly to the glittering court of Louis XVII. And it also forces Nina to make a terrible choice--protect Ettie and set off a brutal war between the guilds, or forever lose her sister to the Tiger.

Les Misérables meets Six of Crows in this page-turning adventure as a young thief finds herself going head to head with leaders of Paris's criminal underground in the wake of the French Revolution.

Title:The Court of Miracles
Edition Language:English

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  • amy ??

    me: i won't fall for books that have 'for fans of six of crows' in their description anymorethis book: heyme: ...

  • jessica

    i originally had this at a 4 because its a fun story, easy to read, and was an overall enjoyable reading experience; but after a day or two of thinking, some things are bothering me. in hindsight, not...

  • megs_bookrack

    HAPPY PUBLICATION DAY TO KESTER GRANT AND THE COURT OF MIRACLES!!!Earlier:ARC Received!!!Thank you so much, Knopf Books for Young Readers. I truly appreciate this special gift!Original:Les Miserables ...

  • ? nemo ?

    and lo, i am disappointed once more. what a cold, hard world we live in. it wasn't bad, it's just okay, and somehow that's worse. if it was bad i could take the piss out of it with wild glee. but i ca...

  • Nick

    what's up with courts in ya lately?...

  • Helena of Eretz ?

    I received this complimentary ARC from the publisher, courtesy of NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review.I don't know what I expected going into this, but it wasn't this. While the synopsis refer...

  • Dannii Elle

    I was intrigued to see just how this Les Miserable meets The Jungle Book meets Six of Crows meets Throne of Glass mash up was going to work, but, you know what, I think it pulled it off!Below the surf...

  • Joel Rochester

    I might read the sequel, but I was expecting so much from this book and I'm sad that it didn't live up to the hype....

  • Faith M ?

    "A diverse fantasy reimagining of Les Misérables and The Jungle Book.""A Court of Miracles"...is it a Hunchback retelling also?And based on the synopsis...where exactly does the Jungle Book come in?...

  • Becca & The Books

    My favourite part of this book was The Court of Miracles itself, a criminal underworld thriving in 19th Century Paris amidst the June Rebellion. I found the political structure of the Court fascinatin...