It's Pub Day for IRONSPARK and THE CON CODE!
The day has finally come, Swooners! Ironspark by C. M. McGuire and The Con Code by Shana Silver are hitting shelves TODAY!!! Whether you're in the mood for "queer goth Buffy hunts fae" or all the clever, heist-y modern treasure hunts, we've got you covered.
Bryn has spent her whole life learning to kill fairies. Now it’s time to put those lessons to use.
Bryn has always been a loner. Knowing the truth about the Fae will do that to you. For the past nine years, ever since a bunch of those evil Tinkerbells abducted her mother, cursed her father, and forced her family into hiding, Bryn has devoted herself to learning everything she can about killing fairies.
But when the Fae threaten to take her brothers, Bryn isn't going to be able to handle this on her own. Gwen, a kind-hearted water witch; Jasika, a schoolmate with her own grudge against the Fae; and Dom, a new foster kid pulled into her world, all offer to help. But trust is hard-won.
That trust is put to the test when Bryn uncovers a book of Fae magic that once belonged to her mother. With the Fae threat mounting every day, Bryn must choose between faith in her friends and power from a magic that could threaten her very humanity.
What people are saying about Ironspark:
"A different type of faerie tale that will be enjoyable for readers who are interested in medieval magic." —School Library Journal
"I found myself having trouble setting this one down. ... Give it a shot for sure." —Jessica Belmont
"Damn, I was hooked right from the start of this book. ... The Welsh inspired fae fantasy that didn't glorify them, but showed them for the tricksters that they are. ... A fun ride." —Caidyn, Goodreads reviewer
The Con Code
The only real crime is getting caught.
By day, seventeen-year-old Fiona Spangler runs small cons for her ritzy prep school classmates. But by night, Fiona joins her dad on riskier heists: Stealing back clue-filled forgeries in the hope that the scavenger hunt will lead them to her long-lost mother.
Just three more heists remain when disaster strikes: Fiona's dad is captured by the FBI. Desperate to save what's left of her family, Fiona assembles of crew of teen criminals: a master of disguise who can transform into anyone, a talented hacker who only communicates in glares, and a rival con artist with a vendetta against—and possible crush on—Fiona.
All they have to do is perform three nearly impossible heists, solve her mother's incredibly complex clues, and evade the FBI. Easy, right?
What people are saying about The Con Code:
"Will leave readers awash in high adventure antics." —School Library Journal
"I had so much fun reading Mind Games last year, and The Con Code was a great follow up. It’s a fun, light read that I flew through. Ocean’s 8 but with teens, it’s a perfect summer read." —Novel Knight
"I don't know about you, but all these months in lockdown have me actively seeking out stories with the sole function of escape, and The Con Code came through for me. This book gave me a break from reality, and I found myself fully immersed in this fun, fast-paced tale." —We Live and Breathe Books