CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED WRITER: Sarah Henstra has garnered much critical acclaim for both her debut YA, Mad Miss Mimic, and debut adult novel, The Red Word.
CHARGED LGBTQ+ ROMANCE: This is a romance like no other—raw, passionate, it breaks through boundaries of sexuality and will appeal to all readers, boy, girl, gay, straight.
INTELLIGENT WRITING: Walt Whitman is the inspiration throughout, leading to discussions of poetry and meaning in life, while still maintaing an accessible voice for teen readers.
GROWING APPRECIATION FOR LGBTQ+ CHARACTERS AND STORIES: This is such a compelling novel with engaging characters and stunning language and has the potential to be a commercial and literary success.
FOR FANS OF: I’ll Give You the Sun, Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe and more.
STRONG US PUBLISHING PARTNER: We are copublishing with Little, Brown.
PRAISE FOR Mad Miss Mimic:
Shortlisted, Canadian Library Association 2016 Book of the Year for Young Adults
Shortlisted, Geoffrey Bilson Award for Historical Fiction for Young People
“A complex plot that reads like a combination of Austen and Conan Doyle.”—Quill and Quire
“This is the perfect beach read for that teen who got an A in History (and would rather stay inside watching Downton Abbey than go to the beach in the first place).”—The Globe and Mail
“[I]f Mad Miss Mimic is an indicator of what’s in young readers’ hands - and you don’t have to be in that demographic to enjoy it - the future looks good.”—NOW Magazine
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