Presenter of the National Book Awards

2014 National Book Award Longlist, Young People's Literature

KATE MILFORD

Green Glass House by Kate Milford Laurie Halse Anderson GreenGlass House

Clarion Books/ Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 978-0670012091


ABOUT THE BOOK

It’s wintertime at Greenglass House. The creaky smuggler’s inn is always quiet during this season, and twelve-year-old Milo, the innkeepers’ adopted son, plans to spend his holidays relaxing. But on the first icy night of vacation, out of nowhere, the guest bell rings. Then rings again. And again. Soon Milo’s home is bursting with odd, secretive guests, each one bearing a strange story that is somehow connected to the rambling old house. As objects go missing and tempers flare, Milo and Meddy, the cook’s daughter, must decipher clues and untangle the web of deepening mysteries to discover the truth about Greenglass House—and themselves.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Kate Milford is the author of The Boneshaker and The Broken Lands, as well as the companion novellas, The Kairos Mechanism and Bluecrown. She has also written several plays, screenplays, and an assortment of scholarly articles on subjects as diverse as self-aware ironmongery and how to make saltwater taffy in a haunted kitchen. She lives in Brooklyn.


SUGGESTED LINKS

- clockworkfoundry.com

- Twitter: @KateMilford


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