This is a book about friendship, ghosts, and growing up. Zach, Alice, and Poppy, friends from a Pennsylvania middle school who have long enjoyed acting out imaginary adventures with dolls and action figures, embark on a real-life quest to Ohio to bury a doll made from the ashes of a dead girl.
In this quirky Edwardian fantasy, magic and mayhem ensue when Katherine Ann Stephenson discovers she has inherited her mother’s magical talents. Magic is regarded as scandalously improper by society, so Kat’s magic threatens to ruin her older sister’s reputations and give her stepmother a nervous breakdown! A fun fantasy read for teen fans of Jane Austen.
The world has no air. If you want to survive, you pay to breathe. Ever since the Switch, when the oxygen levels plummeted and most of humanity died, the survivors have been protected in glass domes full of manufactured air. Protected . . . or trapped? Or controlled?
Tom Munn is a bad boy bully, but you can’t help but like him. He must spend his daily detention in a hot, empty room with Mrs. Woodrow, a no-nonsense guidance counselor. His punishment is to scrawl his story in a beat-up notebook.
Jael is half demon and pursued by demons who don't like half breeds and mortals who don't like demons. Love rises above it all, but the plot isn’t always predicable. This fantasy has a nice mythological feel.