Have you noticed a preponderance of teen novels where the cover illustration shows a character dressed in decidedly less than current apparel? It's true. Corsets, bonnets, skirts with enormous crinolines, high-necked blouses, and the occasional umbrella all are gracing teen fiction covers. And weapons!
Forget about vampires, werewolves, zombies and angels (fallen and otherwise), the hot new trend is the historical girl spy, detective and adventurer! Direct from Teen Librarian Amy B., here are a few new novels you shouldn't miss:
The Friday Society by Adrienne Kress - Cora, Nellie, and Michiko, teenaged assistants to three powerful...Read More