Books by Megan Frazer Blakemore

THE FIREFLY CODE by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Released: May 3, 2016

"Less stark than The Giver (1993), this welcome addition to the dystopic utopia genre is a young cousin of Ally Condie's Matched (2010) and Mary Pearson's The Adoration of Jenna Fox (2008). (Science fiction. 9-12)"
A girl realizes her suburban, corporate-run utopia has dark underpinnings. Read full book review >
VERY IN PIECES by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Released: Sept. 29, 2015

"A predictable but solid coming-of-age story. (Fiction. 12-16)"
With her grandmother's health rapidly failing, high school senior Very (short for Veronica) feels responsible for holding together the rest of her family. Read full book review >
THE FRIENDSHIP RIDDLE by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Released: May 5, 2015

"Not so much for puzzlers as for patient observers of social growth who enjoy varied intellectual and philosophical tidbits. (Fiction. 9-12)"
In a small Maine town, struggling with how—or whether—to have friends, a girl follows a trail of cryptic paper clues. Read full book review >
THE SPY CATCHERS OF MAPLE HILL by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Released: May 6, 2014

"Hazel's inquisitiveness, independence and imperfections are a winning combination. (author's note) (Historical mystery. 9-12)"
If Harriet M. Welsch lived in 1953 in a community vulnerable to McCarthyism, this might be her story. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 8, 2013

"This one is special. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Weaving legacy and myth into science and magic, old into new and enemies into friends, Blakemore creates an exquisite mystery. Read full book review >