Books by Anne Nesbet

THE ORPHAN BAND OF SPRINGDALE by Anne Nesbet
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 10, 2018

"Sometimes suspenseful and always engaging, this snapshot of determined Gusta and life before the war is sure to captivate readers. (Historical fiction. 11-14)"
It's 1941, and Gusta, 11, has been sent—actually nearly abandoned—to the care of her grandmother in a small Maine town. Read full book review >
CLOUD AND WALLFISH by Anne Nesbet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 4, 2016

"While not fully absorbing, Nesbet's detail-rich novel offers tenacious readers an interesting window into the fall of the Iron Curtain. (Historical fiction. 10-14)"
A sudden adventure to East Germany changes Noah's life forever—literally, as he assumes a new name and family history. Read full book review >
THE WRINKLED CROWN by Anne Nesbet
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 10, 2015

"With hints of a sequel to come, this agreeable adventure introduces an appealing, spunky heroine and sets the stage for more conflict and compromise to come. (Fantasy. 10-14)"
A rebellious girl breaks a community taboo, unintentionally endangers her dearest friend, and scrambles through a series of dangerous encounters to make things right. Read full book review >
A BOX OF GARGOYLES by Anne Nesbet
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 14, 2013

"A flavorful mille-feuille with equally tasty layers of dark magic, light comedy and salty determination. (Suspense. 12-15)"
Receiving birthday well-wishes is a delight, unless one of those greetings is on creepy green stationery that obligates you to reanimate a supposed-to-be-dead wicked relative. Read full book review >
THE CABINET OF EARTHS by Anne Nesbet
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

Paris. The Eiffel Tower, the Louvre and Les Invalides. Then there's that sinister cult addicted to immortality. Read full book review >