Books by Andrew Smith

GRASSHOPPER JUNGLE by Andrew Smith
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

A meanderingly funny, weirdly compelling and thoroughly brilliant chronicle of "the end of the world, and shit like that."

This is not your everyday novel of the apocalypse, though it has the essential elements: a (dead) mad scientist, a fabulous underground bunker, voracious giant praying mantises and gobs of messy violence. Read full book review >

WINGER by Andrew Smith
Released: May 14, 2013

"Bawdily comic but ultimately devastating, this is unforgettable. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
A boarding school is the setting for life-changing experiences in this smart, wickedly funny work of realistic fiction from the author of The Marbury Lens (2010). Read full book review >
PASSENGER by Andrew Smith
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"Brilliant and remarkably unsettling. (Horror/fantasy. 16 & up)"
The menacing, post-apocalyptic world of Marbury is again richly imagined in this stunning sequel to The Marbury Lens (2010). Read full book review >
STICK by Andrew Smith
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Oct. 11, 2011

A fast-paced, unsettling portrayal of abuse and brotherly loyalty.

Born with one ear, 14-year-old Stick, née Stark, has been bullied for as long as he can remember in his Oregon hometown. Read full book review >

THE MARBURY LENS by Andrew Smith
FICTION
Released: Nov. 1, 2010

An engrossing horror/fantasy hybrid, this page-turner will be best appreciated by those with a taste for ambiguous endings. Read full book review >

GHOST MEDICINE by Andrew Smith
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 2008

To escape the ghosts lurking between him and his father after his mother's death, 16-year-old Troy Stotts takes a job working for his crush Luz's father and spends his free time with his optimistic best friend, Tommy Buller, fixing up town recluse Rose's decrepit house. Read full book review >