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Series: Montmaray Journals


THE FITZOSBORNES AT WAR by Michelle Cooper
Released: Oct. 9, 2012

"Absorbing, compelling and unforgettable. (author's note) (Historical fiction. 12 & up)"
War has been declared, and the young, royal, exiled FitzOsbornes are immediately in the thick of things as Cooper's Montmaray Journals trilogy comes to its conclusion. Read full book review >
THE FITZOSBORNES IN EXILE by Michelle Cooper
FAMILY AND GROWING UP
Released: April 5, 2011

"Multilayered and engrossing, Cooper's tale alternates between frothy fun and heartbreaking seriousness with utter mastery. (author's note) (Historical fiction. YA)"
Having narrowly escaped the Nazi bombing of their miniscule island kingdom, the young impoverished royal family of Montmaray is living in exile in England with their very wealthy aunt (A Brief History of Montmaray, 2008). Read full book review >
A BRIEF HISTORY OF MONTMARAY by Michelle Cooper
Released: Oct. 13, 2009

"Compelling. (Fiction. YA)"
Sophie is a princess living in a crumbling castle on a tiny, remote island kingdom. Read full book review >