Venturess Pdf


Number of page: 320
Author: etsy Cornwell
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544319295
Category: Young Adult Fiction

The young inventor Nicolette Lampton is living her own fairy-tale happy ending. She’s free of her horrible stepfamily, running a successful business, and is uninterested in marrying the handsome prince, Fin. Instead, she, Fin, and their friend Caro venture to the lush land of Faerie, where they seek to put an end to the bloody war their kingdom is waging. Mechanical armies and dark magic await them as they uncover devastating secrets about the past and fight for a real, lasting happily-ever-after for two troubled countries—and for themselves.           Smart and unconventional, this novel will appeal to readers of romance and adventure alike.

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About The Author

Betsy Cornwell is the New York Times best-selling author of Tides, Mechanica, and Venturess. She graduated from Smith College and was a columnist and editor at Teen Ink before receiving an MFA in creative writing from Notre Dame, where she also taught fiction. After grad school, she ran away to Ireland to live with the fairies, and she now resides in a small cottage on the west coast with her horse-trainer spouse. To learn more, visit her at, on Twitter at @Betsy_Cornwell, and on Instagram at @BetsyCornwell.


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