Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group
The Hidden World

The Hidden World

A Princess of Roumania (Volume 4)

Paul Park

Tor Books

READ AN EXCERPT →

BUY THE BOOK

e-Book


The breathtaking climax to Paul Park's lyrical and mesmerizing series. "Park…should be knighted."--Entertainment Weekly

The Hidden World is the concluding volume in Paul Park's remarkable tale of Roumania, a world that is both more real and yet also more mysterious and magical than our own.

After finding out that she is the lost princess of Roumania and the mythical White Tyger, Miranda's fate is still uncertain. The ghosts of her enemies cluster about her, the insane spirit of the Baroness takes possession of her body for a time, and demons released by her mother are abroad. And through it all her heart calls out to Peter, away with the army, whom she has come to love, and her best friend Andromeda, sworn to help her and protect her. There are no easy answers; it all looks impossible. Any hope may lie in the hidden world of spirits, where death is but an inconvenience.



At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

James Tiptree, Jr. Award Honor List

EXCERPT

Chapter 1

Two hundred kilometers to the north and east of Bucharest, in a farmhouse in the village of Stanesti-Jui, Miranda lay asleep. After dinner she had retired to her bedroom with a head cold. Now past midnight, propped up on the pillows,...

Reviews

Praise for The Hidden World

“Deft, inventive, and intelligent, The White Tyger opens a window onto a world where imagination rules. This is as deeply pleasurable to read as Madeleine L'Engle's A Wrinkle in Time or Philip Pullman's His Dark Materials trilogy.” —Andrea Barrett on The White Tyger

“A girlish daydream becomes all too real in this masterpiece of contemporary fantasy. To compare Paul Park with Philip Pullman or John Crowley gives a hint of the kind of satisfaction his fiction provides.” —Ursula K. LeGuin on A Princess of Roumania

A Princess of Roumania is at once a vastly ambitious and passionately realized work of art. A huge achievement.” —John Crowley on A Princess of Roumania

“His people are alive, exasperating, and exhilarating. His world is a grand creation, complex and inventive, charming and threatening, real and impossible, as our own.” —Michael Swanwick on Paul Park

Reviews from Goodreads

About the author

Paul Park

Paul Park lives in North Adams, Massachusetts.

Paul Park

Paul Park

Community

Tor.com

    MORE BLOG POSTS →

    Latest on Facebook

    LATEST ON TWITTER

    From the Publisher

    Tor Books

    Latest on Facebook

    LATEST ON TWITTER