Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780142422069, 353pp.
Publication Date: February 12, 2013
Together with Ian Schoenherr's breathtaking illustrations, this is a truly stunning package from cover to cover. Contains a teaser chapter of the sequel, "The Apprentices.
"[The blend of history, culture, and the anxiety of the time with magical 'science' will keep readers just as spellbound as the characters."
* "[Readers] will be quickly swept up in this thoroughly enjoyable adventure, filled with magic, humor, memorable characters, and just a bit of sweet romance."
-Publishers Weekly, starred review
"Satisfies on all levels."
-The New York Times
-The Los Angeles Times
"Meloy offers a strong narrator in Janie and an intriguing mix of history and mystery."