Blood Roses

Blood Roses Cover

Blood Roses

By Francesca Lia Block

HarperTeen, Library Binding, 9780060763855, 144pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2008

Description

What shall we do, all of us?

All of us passionate girls who fear crushing the boys we love with our mouths like caverns of teeth, our mushrooming brains, our watermelon hearts?

What's real is what's imagined in nine tales of transformation by Francesca Lia Block.



Praise For Blood Roses

“Individual stories that are riveting and memorable…an overall collection that invites rereading.”
-Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books

“A strangely haunting collection of whimsy.”
-KLIATT

“Lush as ever.”
-Publishers Weekly

“Dark, fantastical dreams…will startle, provoke and fascinate.”
-Booklist

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