Books by Karl Kwasny

BEANSTALKER AND OTHER HILARIOUS SCARYTALES by Kiersten White
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 25, 2017

"Disturbingly delightful. (Fractured fairy tales. 8-12)"
Zombies and vampires and Grimm, oh my! Read full book review >
THE LOST LULLABY by Jason Segel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 9, 2016

"This is one trilogy that ends on a high note. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Charlie Laird faces off against ICK and INK in the finale of the Nightmares! trilogy. Read full book review >
THE SLEEPWALKER TONIC by Jason Segel
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"A solid-enough sequel that slips here and there but leaves readers' goodwill intact. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
Charlie Laird faces a dire threat to the Netherworld and the Waking World. Read full book review >
THE YEAR OF SHADOWS by Claire Legrand
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"Ultimately a feel-good story, though readers will wade through tides of bad, angry, heartbroken and horror-struck feelings to get there. (Horror/fantasy. 11-13)"
Already saddled with a major father issue, young Olivia Stellatella acquires ghost problems too after she's forced to live in the backstage rooms of a decrepit concert hall. Read full book review >
ANGEL OF THE BATTLEFIELD by Ann Hood
CHILDREN'S
Released: Jan. 24, 2012

"This homage to the Bobbs-Merrill Childhood of Famous Americans series of highly fictionalized biographies falls flat. (map, historical note) (Fiction. 8-12)"
Time travel loses its way in a maze of clichés, product placements and a slow-moving plot. Read full book review >