Books by Cynthia Hand

MY PLAIN JANE by Cynthia Hand
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 26, 2018

"A fun, supernatural mashup of different literary novels that shines on its own merit. (Fantasy. 13-adult)"
Mysteries abound on the moors—and not all of them are of this world. Read full book review >
THE AFTERLIFE OF HOLLY CHASE by Cynthia Hand
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 24, 2017

"A spirited tale, indeed. (Fiction. 13-17)"
A spunky, modern take on A Christmas Carol. Read full book review >
MY LADY JANE by Cynthia Hand
YOUNG ADULT
Released: June 7, 2016

"Joan Aiken or Terry Pratchett this ain't, but the lightweight, gleefully anachronistic comedy will entertain with its cast of likable heroes and buffoonish villains. (Fantasy. 13-17)"
Lady Jane Grey's nine days as queen are reimagined as a tongue-in-cheek shape-shifter romance. Read full book review >
THE LAST TIME WE SAY GOODBYE by Cynthia Hand
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Feb. 10, 2015

"Evocative and insightful. (Fiction. 14-18)"
After her younger brother's suicide, ordinarily rational Alexis starts seeing her younger brother's ghost. Read full book review >
HALLOWED by Cynthia Hand
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"While it's readers' fate to wait for a third book in the series, they'll do so willingly to discover the answers to lingering secrets. (Paranormal romance. 13-17)"
Readers who enjoyed the steadfast characters, plotting and romance of Unearthly (2010) can expect more of the same in this equally satisfying sequel. Read full book review >
UNEARTHLY by Cynthia Hand
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Jan. 4, 2011

"A divine supernatural romance. (Paranormal romance. YA)"
After receiving visions of saving a teenage boy from a forest fire, 16-year-old Clara Gardner (one-quarter angel-blood), her half-angel mother and her younger brother relocate from their suburban California home to Teton County, Wyo., so Clara can find this mysterious boy and realize her angel purpose. Read full book review >