The peculiar tale of an enchanted baker who creates fairy tales’ darkest and most magical confections.
Bound to a magic she never wanted, a young apprentice falls deeper into its mysteries when she must use everything she’s learned from her master in order to save him…and his heart.
“Charlie is a vibrant writer with an excellent voice and great worldbuilding. I thoroughly enjoyed The Paper Magician, and look forward to everything else she writes.”
—Brandon Sanderson, NYT Bestselling Author
a 2016 RITA Award finalist
After 17-year-old Smitha is cursed to be as cold as her heart, Death himself offers her a chance for relief. Unwilling to give up her life, Smitha seeks redemption deep in the savage deserts, where her perpetual winter dares to make her a hero.
After discovering a room full of matryoshka dolls wearing the faces of her village, Matrona learns she may be trapped inside one--but unraveling the sorcery carved into each doll unleashes dark consequences that rip her from the only home she remembers. Book releases August 15, 2017!