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A Tyranny of Petticoats

By Jessica Spotswood

“The heroines are tough and memorable and full of heart, and the concept is irresistible.” — Booklist (starred review)

Join an impressive sisterhood of today’s most talented YA writers for a thrill ride through history with American girls charting their own course. They are monsters and mediums, bodyguards and barkeeps, screenwriters and schoolteachers, heiresses and hobos. They're making their own way in often-hostile lands, using every weapon in their arsenals, facing down murderers and marriage proposals, ghosts and goddesses. And they all have a story to tell. With stories by: J. Anderson Coats Andrea Cremer Y. S. Lee Katherine Longshore Marie Lu Kekla Magoon Marissa Meyer Saundra Mitchell Beth Revis Caroline Richmond Lindsay Smith Jessica Spotswood Robin Talley Leslye Walton Elizabeth Wein

  • Now in paperback and simultaneous with hardcover publication of a companion volume, The Radical Element, this is an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines.
  • Contributor list includes several New York Times best-selling authors (Elizabeth Wein, Marissa Meyer, Marie Lu) as well as Candlewick luminaries, Kekla Magoon and Leslye Walton.
  • It's a girl thing... empowering short fiction written by women about women and girls throughout history in America.

ISBN: 9781536200256
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: May 1, 2018
Dimensions: 152 x 228mm, 368pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $18.99
New Zealand RRP: $19.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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