Books by Emma Trevayne

SPINDRIFT AND THE ORCHID by Emma Trevayne
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 8, 2018

"Lots of tried and true bits capably, if somewhat arbitrarily, assembled. (Fantasy. 11-13)"
An orphan comes into a fabulous inheritance only to discover that it not only needs defending, but is more a curse than a blessing. Read full book review >
THE HOUSE OF MONTHS AND YEARS by Emma Trevayne
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 7, 2017

"A just-scary-enough adventure that might send readers to investigate more about real-life 'calendar houses' like Amelia's new one. (Horror. 8-12)"
An awkward protagonist takes on an unconventional "haunted" house in this dark middle-grade fantasy from England. Read full book review >
GAMESCAPE by Emma Trevayne
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 13, 2016

"An overlong but reasonably effective dystopian thriller. (Science fiction. 14-17)"
A teen gamer plays for his life. Read full book review >
THE ACCIDENTAL AFTERLIFE OF THOMAS MARSDEN by Emma Trevayne
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 28, 2015

"Readers will find that this darkly intriguing faery story has an appealingly grounded hero. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Discovering his true identity, a young grave robber uses his particular skills to help faeries trapped in Victorian London. Read full book review >
CHORUS by Emma Trevayne
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 27, 2014

"All things considered, though, an unnecessary sequel. (Science fiction. 13 & up)"
Eight years after the fall of the Corp during older brother Anthem's rebellion in Coda (2013), teenage Alpha struggles with its legacy. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 27, 2014

"A hefty sheaf of chillers—all short enough to share aloud and expertly cast to entice unwary middle graders a step or two into the shadows. (index, not seen) (Horror/short stories. 10-13)"
Styling themselves "curators," four of horror fantasy's newer stars share tales and correspondence related to an imaginary museum of creepy creatures and artifacts. Read full book review >
FLIGHTS AND CHIMES AND MYSTERIOUS TIMES by Emma Trevayne
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 13, 2014

"For all that the end feels a bit like a flattened Yorkshire pudding, getting there is a thrill a minute. (Fantasy. 8-11)"
A bored lad experiences adventures that range from wonderful to horrific in a steampunk-y alternative London. Read full book review >
CODA by Emma Trevayne
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 7, 2013

"Trevayne's debut showcases a creative concept, skillful dialogue and vivid characters. (Science fiction. 13 & up)"
In a dystopian future where music is a corporate-controlled mind-altering substance, an illegal underground band revolts through pure music. Read full book review >