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The Illusionist's Apprentice

The Illusionist's Apprentice

By Kristy Cambron
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.33 Stars

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On 5/22 Kayleigh Lawson wrote: Vaudeville — illusion, mystery and secrets. Kristy Cambron’s recent release, The Illusionist’s Apprentice, has all of these and more. When I first started the novel, I couldn’t help but notice the strength of her prose. It flows as if it were easily written — although I am sure it wasn’t ... The Illusionist’s Apprentice: Spectacular vaudeville tale from Cambron

Kayleigh's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/19 Amanda George wrote: Facts: This book was published by Thomas Nelson It released on March 7, 2017 It's 368 pages I got it free from Harper Collins BookLook Bloggers program in exchange for a review. My thoughts are my own, as always. Cons: It was set in the Vaudeville era (the synopsis calls Wren a 'Vaudvillian', which ... The Illusionists' Apprentice

Amanda's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/18 baseballblondie wrote: Published - March 2017, Thomas NelsonAuthor - Kristy CambronTitle - The Illusionist's ApprenticeFormat - ebook, paper, audioFind on AmazonAbout the book (from Goodreads):Harry Houdini’s one-time apprentice holds fantastic secrets about the greatest illusionist in the world. But someone wants to claim ... The Illusionist's Apprentice - A Review

baseballblondie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/17 Sally McCombs wrote: The Illusionist’s Apprentice starts with a bizarre scene at a cemetery outside Boston. What happens there sets in motion an FBI investigation in which Wren Lockhart becomes a person of interest. Further mysteries develop when the reader is introduced to Wren’s family through flashback chapters. While ... The Illusionist's Apprentice

Sally's Rating:

5 Stars

On 5/4 Nancy Famolari wrote: Houdini spent much of his later career debunking illusionists and spiritualists. He was particularly hard on mediums who he felt used illusions to convince people they could talk to the dead. Horace Stapleton was one of the spiritualists ruined by Houdini. Now he’s trying to restart his career by bringing ... Illusions, Mystery, and Romance

Nancy's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/23 J. Augustine wrote: Leave everything that you think you know at the door. Nothing is as it seems. And neither are the people as they first appear. Mystery, danger, and romance abound in the secretive, and often dark, worlds of the early FBI and that last days of real vaudeville. I have to admit that I didn't really connect ... The Illusionist's Apprentice

J. Augustine's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/18 Pastor Patrick wrote: The Illusionist’s ApprenticebyKristy CambronA ReviewFairytales can take many forms. This one takes the form of an historical cozy mystery set in the years following the First World War. But also woven between its pages are flashbacks to Wren Lockhart’s troubled childhood and her adventurous teen ... The Illusionist’s Apprentice - A Review

Pastor Patrick's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/9 Jessica Boudreaux wrote: Can a person truly bury the past? Wren Lockhart has spent most of her life trying to do just that. On the vaudeville stages of Boston in the early 1900’s, training under master illusionist Harry Houdini, she has created a new life for herself. But when the act of one of Houdini’s rivals goes ... The Illusionist’s Apprentice by Kristy Cambron

Jessica's Rating:

5 Stars

On 4/8 Robin Prater wrote: I want to begin this review sharing two reviews I was blessed to do. The Butterfly and The Violin and A Sparrow in Terezin. For me these two novels were masterpieces. Works of such exquisite beauty. They showed that Kristy Cambron is gifted with the pen, a master storyteller. They remain two of my all-time ... The Illusionist's Apprentice

Robin's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/7 Callie Nicole wrote: (Affiliate link below.)I wasn't sure what to expect going into The Illusionist's Apprentice by Kristy Cambron.  I don't know much about 1920's vaudeville, and I don't even know that much about Harry Houdini (besides that he was an amazing illusionist).  This book sucked me right into that world ... The Illusionist's Apprentice - Great Book

Callie Nicole's Rating:

5 Stars