Books by Betsy Cornwell

THE FOREST QUEEN by Betsy Cornwell
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 7, 2018

"Pleasant enough, but Silvie's constant protestations against her leadership and heroism won't get much argument. (Fantasy. 12-18)"
A runaway noblewoman takes up robbery, aided by a band of merry rogues, in this gender-flipped Robin Hood retelling. Read full book review >
VENTURESS by Betsy Cornwell
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"As clever as the heroine's invented boot polishers and sewing machines, as appealing as the dresses designed by her coal-powered automaton horse. (Steampunk. 12-16)"
After the "Cinderella" story ends, a heroine inventor must stop a war between humans and Faerie. Read full book review >
MECHANICA by Betsy Cornwell
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Aug. 4, 2015

"A smart, refreshing alternative to stale genre tropes. (Steampunk/fairy tale. 12-15)"
A spunky mechanic stars as a steampunk Cinderella who doesn't need rescuing. Read full book review >
TIDES by Betsy Cornwell
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 4, 2013

"A haunting, atmospheric, intergenerational tale of the 'inbetween,' suffused with selkie lore. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
In this debut, a contemporary teen arrives at New Hampshire's Isles of Shoals for a coveted summer internship and discovers the liminal boundary between fantasy and reality. Read full book review >