The Audition by Rachel Hartman

17 pages first pub 2012 (editions)

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous fast-paced


The Audition is a free prequel to Seraphina available online. It takes place a few weeks prior to Seraphina, covering Seraphina Dombegh's audition to become Viridius's assistant and thus Glisselda's music tutor.

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funny 100%
lighthearted 100%
inspiring 66%
hopeful 33%
informative 33%
mysterious 33%
reflective 33%
relaxing 33%
tense 33%


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fast 50%

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