Books by Edward Carey

LITTLE by Edward Carey
Released: Oct. 23, 2018

"A quirky, compelling story that deepens into a meditation on mortality and art."
This historical novel explores Revolutionary Paris through the fictionalized eyes of the orphan who grew up to become Madame Tussaud. Read full book review >
FOULSHAM by Edward Carey
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: July 7, 2015

"A story wondrous fine, full of terrors and marvels. (Horror. 11 & up)"
The middle volume of the Iremonger trilogy escalates in both suspense and strangeness. Read full book review >
HEAP HOUSE by Edward Carey
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2014

"Magnificently creepy. (Horror. 10-16)"
The first in a deliciously macabre trilogy for middle graders and young teens channels Dickens crossed with Lemony Snicket.
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ALVA & IRVA by Edward Carey
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: March 24, 2003

"At once baroque in detail and sparely plotted: a pleasurable fantasy that knows what to leave in mystery."
Always-together twins build their doomed city in miniature. Read full book review >
OBSERVATORY MANSIONS by Edward Carey
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 1, 2001

"A superb debut: demanding but still eminently accessible."
A macabre, colorful, morally complex first novel by a young British playwright. Read full book review >