Author(s): Kendall Kulper
Sixteen-year-old Avery Roe wants only to take her rightful place as the sea witch of Prince Island, making the charms that keep the island's whalers safe and prosperous at sea. But before she could learn how to control her power, her mother - the first Roe woman in centuries to turn her back on magic - steals Avery away from her grandmother. Avery must escape before her grandmother dies, taking with her the secrets of the Roe's power.
A sweeping romance with a spellbinding twist - from a talented new voice in YA fiction.
A passionate love story... an engrossing piece of historical fiction... an unashamedly female book, breathless in tone... page-turner. The Observer An atmospheric and riveting read. Junior News & Mail Utterly joyful... I had a fabulous time reading this story. Bookbag Atmospheric setting brought to life by rich writing and a dramatic and compelling story. Peters eGazette
Kendall Kulper was born and raised in northern New Jersey and studied History and Literature at Harvard University. After graduating, she worked as a journalist for Bloomberg Radio in New York for three years, before moving to Chicago to pursue her dream of becoming a full-time writer. She currently lives in Chicago with her husband.