- Paperback | 176 pages
- 130 x 194 x 27.94mm | 272.16g
- 01 Feb 2017
- HOUGHTON MIFFLIN
- Mariner Books,US
- United States
- black and white illustrations
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Winner of the Edgar Award for Best Juvenile Mystery
Nebula/Andre Norton Award Nominee
New York Times Bestseller * "An enchanting, empowering, and cozy read."
--Booklist, starred review * "An abundantly diverting mystery."
--Kirkus, starred review "The legends and folktales Milford creates add to Nagspeake's charm and gently prepare the ground for a fantasy twist."
--Publishers Weekly "Give this one to fans of Trenton Lee Stewart's The Mysterious Benedict Society."
--School Library Journal "The intricately woven connections, large cast of memorable characters, and beautifully detailed writing come together to make this exceptionally engaging story leap off the page."
--VOYA "Milford employs a Westing Game level of cunning in setting up clues, revealing their importance, and immediately pivoting to a higher level of mystery, gratifying readers as she pulls them into the story."
--Horn Book Magazine
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