Sarah Jean Horowitz was raised in New Jersey, where her love of storytelling grew from listening to her mother's original "fractured fairy tales." She lives in Boston, Massachusetts. The Crooked Castle is the second book in the Carmer and Grit series. Find her on Twitter, @sunshineJHwitz, or at sarahjeanhorowitz.com.
"Sarah Jean Horwitz ups the quotient of magic, mystery, humor, and
heart in this riveting sequel to the well-loved series debut."
"Even richer in detail and full of undersea and high-flying
adventure and danger. Grit and Carmer are recognizable from the
previous story, but they continue to grow as they make hard
decisions and learn more about the world . . . a well-plotted,
--School Library Journal "A rollicking fantasy ride. Grit, Carmer, and Bell are appealing characters who almost meet their match in the evil counterparts here; but, in the end, justice prevails. Fans of The Wingsnatchers will not be disappointed."
--VOYA Magazine "I would recommend this book if you like a good mysterious fairytale adventure."