January 13th, 2009

A Pocket Full of Murder

Getcher hot MG adventure fiction right here!

In my November 8th post on kitchen-sink books and why I love them I mentioned my fellow Canadian Adrienne Kress's delightful swashbuckling MG novel Alex and the Ironic Gentleman. (Still totally in love with the fencing sequence in that book.)

Well, Adrienne's second book Timothy and the Dragon's Gate is out in stores today, and as a fellow writer of floppy-haired boys named Timothy who get themselves expelled from school (truly, synchronicity is a weird thing) I feel compelled to give you all the heads-up.

Well, that and hurry down to my local indie bookseller to order a copy of Timothy if it isn't in stock already, that is...