From internationally-renowned children's author Margaret Mahy. A vivid tale of magic, adventure and time-travel. Set in a post-apocalyptic future, Maddigan's Quest follows a troupe of circus performers, known as Maddigan's Fantasia, as they traverse through shifting landscapes and isolated communities. At the centre is 14-year old Garland, reader, archer and tightrope walker. The Fantasia have made this trek many times, but this time they have a secret mission - to bring back the solar converter which powers their home city, Solis.