A Castle in the Clouds
Kerstin Gier; translated by Romy Fursland; read by Marisa Calin
Macmillan Young Listeners
Witty and charming, New York Times-bestselling author Kerstin Gier's contemporary young adult novel A Castle in the Clouds follows a girl as she navigates secrets, romance, and danger in an aging grand hotel.
Way up in the Swiss mountains, there's an old grand hotel steeped in tradition and faded splendor. Once a year, when the famous New Year's Eve Ball takes place and guests from all over the world arrive, excitement returns to the vast hallways.
Sophie, who works at the hotel as an intern, is busy making sure that everything goes according to plan. But unexpected problems keep arising, and some of the guests are not who they pretend to be. Very soon, Sophie finds herself right in the middle of a perilous adventure—and at risk of losing not only her job, but also her heart.
My first day as a hotel babysitter was shaping up to be a complete disaster.
“You are without doubt the worst babysitter in the history of the world, Sophie Spark,” was Don’s verdict, as I dashed past him yelling,...