The Castle of Crossed Destinies by Italo Calvino

"The Castle of Crossed Destinies" is a unique narrative where the characters, unable to speak, tell their stories through the use of tarot cards. The book is divided into two parts, each set in a different castle, and features a variety of characters, including knights, kings, and queens, who each use the cards to weave their own tales. The stories are interconnected, creating a complex web of tales that explore themes of fate, destiny, and the interconnectedness of human experiences.

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