Prankster twins Edgar and Ellen think they have found kindred spirits when they join the circus to escape from their mysterious caretaker and the one-eyed creature Pet, but they soon discover that it is hard to tell friend from foe.While attempting to leave Nod's Limbs, Edgar and Ellen are surprised to discover that the Heimertz family circus has recently arrived and so, in the hopes of learning more about Pet's plan to sabotage them, decide to stay to learn more about their nemesis and his evil plans.
Step up! Step up!
Step up and see such acts of
awe and oddity!
A bizarre circus creeps into Nod's Limbs in the dead of night, bringing with it caravans of strange and wonderful entertainers. Edgar and Ellen soon find kindred spirits among the fire-eaters and escape artists. But will the mischievous twins join the circus when it leaves town, and so avoid the wrath of Heimertz? In this topsy-turvy world of smoke and mirrors, nothing is quite what it seems....