“waiting on” wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we’re eagerly anticipating.
A Tyranny of Petticoats
By: Various authors
Edited by: Jessica Spotswood
Expected publication: March 8th 2016 by Candlewick Press
Genre: YA, Historical fiction, Fantasy
From an impressive sisterhood of YA writers comes an edge-of-your-seat anthology of historical fiction and fantasy featuring a diverse array of daring heroines.
Criss-cross America — on dogsleds and ships, stagecoaches and trains — from pirate ships off the coast of the Carolinas to the peace, love, and protests of 1960s Chicago. Join fifteen of today’s most talented writers of young adult literature on a thrill ride through history with American girls charting their own course. They are monsters and mediums, bodyguards and barkeeps, screenwriters and schoolteachers, heiresses and hobos. They’re making their own way in often-hostile lands, using every weapon in their arsenals, facing down murderers and marriage proposals. And they all have a story to tell.
With stories by:
J. Anderson Coats
Y. S. Lee
Why I’m waiting
- I love short story anthologies
- I like a lot of the authors involved
- This book is about historical fiction which I love.
What are you guys curently waiting on? 🙂