A YA historical paranormal set in NYC during the Roaring 20s with murder, mysticism, mystery, and the occult from Printz winner and bestselling author, Libba Bray
This is the first book in the four book The Diviners series. Evangeline 'Evie' O'Neill is a wild child of the Jazz Age. When her scandalous and partyloving ways outgrow her small Ohio town, her parents send her off to live with her uncle in New York City. And what could be better for the unstoppable Evie than the city that never sleeps? But New York isn't just about jazz and gin. Evie has a special power that she hasn't told anyone aboutshe can 'read' objects as if they were talking to her. When her new circle of friends gets swept up in a serial killer investigation, Evie is forced to reveal her power in order to help stop the murders. To her surprise, no one is as shocked as she expected...Do they all have secrets of their own?Libba Bray has created a sweeping mystical epic set in New York City's most exciting decade, the Roaring '20s. Told from multiple perspectives and anchored by a gripping mystery, this brand new series kicks off with a bang.