CUCKOO SONG by Frances Hardinge is an eerie supernatural mystery set in England after World War I.
When Triss wakes up after an accident, her life feels strange. Pages have been ripped her diary, her memories seem incomplete, and dolls are coming to life. In her quest to understand her illness, she discovers a world of creepy changelings that causes some exciting sinister suspense.
Hardinge immediately grabs that attention of readers and provides just enough information about each character to keep readers wondering and guessing.
Librarians will find this book popular among youth who enjoy a thriller without needless blood and violence. Written for ages 12 and up, both middle grade youth and young adults will enjoy this spooky fantasy.
To learn more about the author, go to http://www.franceshardinge.com/.
Published by Amulet Books on May 12, 2015