Download or read book The Castle Of Crossed Destinies written by Italo Calvino and published by Random House. This book was released on 2010-12-23 with total page 144 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A group of travellers chance to meet, first in a castle, then a tavern. Their powers of speech are magically taken from them and instead they have only tarot cards with which to tell their stories. What follows is an exquisite interlinking of narratives, and a fantastic, surreal and chaotic history of all human consciousness.