Books by Kelly Barnhill

IRON HEARTED VIOLET by Kelly  Barnhill
Released: Oct. 9, 2012

"Though infinitely readable from the first page onward, this is one tale that never quite finds its footing. Art not seen. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Although she uses the standard set of ingredients (spunky princess, stable boy, two-dimensional villain, dragon, small helpful magical creatures, etc.), Barnhill's latest never quite lives up to its potential. Read full book review >
THE MOSTLY TRUE STORY OF JACK by Kelly  Barnhill
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: Aug. 2, 2011

"An enticing read that is certain to keep both the hero and audience guessing at every carefully plotted reveal. (Fantasy. 9-12)"
A truly splendid amalgamation of mystery, magic and creeping horror will spellbind the middle-grade set. Read full book review >