A Fantastic Sequel: The Ship Beyond Time by Heidi Heilig

The Ship Beyond Time by Heidi Heilig Series: The Girl from Everywhere #2 Published by Greenwillow on February 28 2017 Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, YA Pages: 464 Goodreads The breathtaking sequel to the acclaimed The Girl from Everywhere. Nix has escaped her past, but when the person she loves most is at risk, even the daughter of a time traveler may not be able to outrun her fate—no matter where...

Alternate History Steampunk: Timekeeper by Tara Sim

Timekeeper by Tara Sim Series: Timekeeper #1 Published by Sky Pony Press on November 1st 2016 Genres: Historical Fiction, Young Adult, YA, Steampunk, LGBTQIA Pages: 368 Goodreads Two o’clock was missing. In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, a damaged clock can fracture time—and a destroyed one can stop it completely. It’s a truth that seventeen-year-old clock mechanic Danny Hart knows all too well; his father has been...

[Pique Week!] Inclusive Historical Fic and Friendships: Iron Cast by Destiny Soria

Iron Cast by Destiny Soria Published by Amulet Books on October 11th 2016 Genres: Historical Fiction, Fantasy, YA, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads It’s Boston, 1919, and the Cast Iron club is packed. On stage, hemopaths—whose "afflicted" blood gives them the ability to create illusions through art—captivate their audience. Corinne and Ada have been best friends ever since infamous gangster Johnny Dervish recruited them into his circle. By night they...

Beastly Bones by William Ritter

Beastly Bones by William Ritter Series: Jackaby #2 Published by Algonquin on September 22nd 2015 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 304 Goodreads The highly anticipated follow-up to the “rich world” of the “lighthearted and assured debut,” featuring an “irresistible character” whose first thrilling and original adventure “demands sequels.” “I’ve found very little about private detective R. F. Jackaby to be standard in the time I’ve known him. Working as his...

This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzie Lee

This Monstrous Thing Published by Katherine Tegen Books, HarperCollins on September 22nd 2015 Genres: Retelling, Historical Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 384 Goodreads In 1818 Geneva, men built with clockwork parts live hidden away from society, cared for only by illegal mechanics called Shadow Boys. Two years ago, Shadow Boy Alasdair Finch’s life shattered to bits. His brother, Oliver—dead. His sweetheart, Mary—gone. His chance to break free of Geneva—lost. Heart-broken and...

Tangled Webs by Lee Bross

Tangled Webs by Lee Bross Series: Tangled Webs #1 Published by Disney on June 23rd, 2015 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery, YA, Young Adult Pages: 304 Goodreads London, 1725. Everybody has a secret. Lady A will keep yours—for a price. This sumptuous, scandalous YA novel is wickedly addictive. Lady A is the most notorious blackmailer in the city. With just a mask and a gown to disguise her, she sweeps into...

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker Series: The Witch Hunter #1 Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on June 2nd 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Paranormal, Romance, YA, Young Adult Pages: 368 Goodreads The magic and suspense of Graceling meet the political intrigue and unrest of Game of Thrones in this riveting fantasy debut. Your greatest enemy isn't what you fight, but what you fear. Elizabeth Grey...

Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers Series: His Fair Assassin #1 Published by HMH Books for Young Readers on April 3rd, 2012 Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction Goodreads Why be the sheep, when you can be the wolf? Seventeen-year-old Ismae escapes from the brutality of an arranged marriage into the sanctuary of the convent of St. Mortain, where the sisters still serve the gods of old. Here she learns that the god...

Salt & Storm by Kendall Kulper

Salt & Storm by Kendall Kulper Published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers on September 23rd 2014 Genres: Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Paranormal, YA, Young Adult Goodreads A sweeping historical romance about a witch who foresees her own murder--and the one boy who can help change her future. Sixteen-year-old Avery Roe wants only to take her rightful place as the witch of Prince Island, making the charms that keep the...

Illusions of Fate by Kiersten White

Illusions of Fate by Kiersten White Series: Stand Alone Published by HarperTeen on September 9th, 2014 Genres: Historical Fiction Goodreads Downton Abbey meets Cassandra Clare in this lush, romantic fantasy from New York Times bestselling author Kiersten White. “I did my best to keep you from crossing paths with this world. And I shall do my best to protect you now that you have.” Jessamin has been an outcast since...