|Awards:||Commended for Grand Canyon Reader Award (Teen) 2015. Short-listed for South Carolina Childrens, Junior and Young Adult Book Award (Young Adult) 2014 and Rhode Island Teen Book Award 2014 and Louisiana Teen Readers' Choice 2015 and Gateway Readers Award 2014.|
Fed up with her wild behavior, sixteen-year-old Lex's parents ship her off to upstate New York to live with her Uncle Mort for the summer, hoping that a few months of dirty farm work will whip her back into shape. But Uncle Mort's true occupation is much dirtier than shoveling manure. He'... read more
Uncle Mort rounds up sixteen-year-old Lex, the other Junior Grims, and Grotton, the most powerful Grim of all time, for a journey to Necropolis, where only an impossible choice can save the Afterlife from destruction.
Sixteen-year-old Lex Bartleby is a teenage grim reaper with the bizarre ability to Damn souls. That makes her pretty scary, even to fellow Grims. But after inadvertently transferring her ability to Zara, a murderous outlaw, Lex is a pariah in Croak, the little town she calls home. ... read more