A haunting collection of Edgar Allan Poe’s stories, retold by some of your favorite contemporary YA authors.
Poe’s ghost happily haunts this fresh, delightfully dark collection.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
“A refreshing assortment of diverse voices and contemporary themes ensures there’s something for everyone in this delightful compilation.”
—Publishers Weekly, starred review
THE GRACE YEAR by Kim Liggett
Girls are banished for their sixteenth year to release their magic into the wild and return home purified and ready for marriage, but not all of them will make it home alive.
“[Liggett’s] immersive storytelling effortlessly weaves horror elements with a harrowing and surprising survival story.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review
WHERE THE WORLD ENDS by Geraldine McCaughrean
Every summer Quill and his friends are put ashore on a remote sea stac to hunt birds. But this summer, no one arrives to take them home. How will they survive such a forsaken place of stone and sea?
“McCaughrean takes the bones of a real event, wraps it in immersive, imaginative detail and thoroughly real emotion, and creates an unforgettable tale of human survival. A masterpiece.” —Kirkus Reviews, starred review