Tag: young adult novel

The Anthropologist’s Daughter

How do you help someone who is grieving, when you are grieving yourself? After the death of her mother, ten-year-old Imogen Hearne's father hides his grief by burying himself in his work at the university, while her sister vents her anguish by acting up and running off with friends — leaving Immy to fend for herself. Continue reading

Winner Take None | Free Preview

Can a 14-year-old orphan out-con a heartless bunch of rustlers, hustlers and railroad thugs? When Deuter Seebea loses his family and only friend on the way to Oregon in 1879, he has no place to go, and nobody to turn to. He flees his friend’s murderer and ends up in Railstop, a shantytown in Montana Territory that's populated by ne’er-do-wells, shady ladies—and a maniacal cat named MaryBelle. Continue reading