Books by Caroline Stevermer

MAGIC BELOW STAIRS by Caroline Stevermer
FANTASY
Released: June 1, 2010

Frederick is an orphan in the kind of institution where boys get locked in the stillroom for minor infractions. Read full book review >

FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 2006

Another delightful epistolary fantasy set in an alternate, magical 19th-century England. Read full book review >

THE GRAND TOUR by Patricia C. Wrede
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Sept. 1, 2004

A frothy follow-up to Sorcery and Cecelia (2003) serves another sweet syllabub of historical fantasy. Read full book review >

A SCHOLAR OF MAGICS by Caroline Stevermer
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: April 1, 2004

"Samuel and Jane's burgeoning romance, impossibly decorous by modern standards, provides some diversion, but overall it's more misdirection than substance: Fun in places."
Sequel to Stevermer's A College of Magics (1994), a tale set in an alternate Edwardian world where, unobtrusively, magic works. Read full book review >
FANTASY
Released: May 1, 2003

Long out-of-print, a cult epistolary fantasy makes a welcome return. Read full book review >

WHEN THE KING COMES HOME by Caroline Stevermer
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Nov. 1, 2000

New fantasy from the author of A College of Magicks (1994). Read full book review >

A COLLEGE OF MAGICKS by Caroline Stevermer
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 1, 1994

The first adult-oriented fantasy from the author of various juveniles (River Rats, 1992, etc.), set in an intriguing, not-so- different early 20th-century alternate world where magic works unobtrusively. Faris, the young Duchess of Galazon, is sent to Greenlaw College on the French coast by her uncle Brinker. Read full book review >

RIVER RATS by Caroline Stevermer
FICTION
Released: April 1, 1992

Again the call of ``Mark Twain!'' rings out from a stately riverboat, this time as it paddles the toxic Mississippi in a wry post-apocalyptic novel. Read full book review >