Book Title: DEAREST: The Woodcutter Series (Book #3)
Author: Alethea Kontis
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt/Harcourt
In her third book about the delightful Woodcutter sisters, Alethea Kontis masterfully weaves "The Wild Swans," "The Goose Girl," and a few other fine-feathered fairy tales into a magical, romantic companion novel to Enchanted and Hero.
New York Times bestselling
Author of the February, 2015 companion fantasy volume extending HERO and ENCHANTED, a 2014 World Book Night selection, a 2013 Gelett Burgess Award winner and a YALSA and Andre Norton nominated YA Fantasy cited by Kirkus as a “Best Teen Book of 2012”
February, 2016 paperback to come
“A sparkling mashup of familiar tales … it’s hard to resist the Woodcutters’ fluffy, eager-to-please charm. Monday’s story next, please?”
"Kontis continues to artfully interweave fairy-tale plots and nursery-rhyme references … magical adventure, occasional humor, and moments of gentle romance make this a good choice for younger to mid-teens … with more sisters to tell their tales, the series looks sure to continue, which will please fans.