"Some seriously cerebral humor that will delight."

– The New Yorker


"Fans of Lemony Snicket's bestselling 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' should love Keith McGowan's beguiling debut... funny and subversive."

– USA Today


"Nuanced, fascinating, and gratifyingly dark… Sol and Connie are appealing in their individuality and in their at times prickly sibling relationship."

– Bulletin for the Center of Children's Books



"I LOVE CHILDREN. Eating them, that is.

I’ve eaten quite a few children over the centuries. You may wonder where

I get them all. The answer is: I get them the traditional way.

From parents, of course..."


The Witch from Hansel And Gretel is back

and she lives near you.







"Another edgy, absorbing read." – Booklist


“An exciting adventure… more complex than just a good versus evil tale.”

– School Library Journal


“This delicious fractured fairy tale will beguile younger kids with the spooky magic and adventure." – Childrens Literature


“A rollicking fun adventure.” – Oklahoma Pioneer Libraries



"I DON'T WISH to hunt animals who were once children. But I must. I'm woken from my long sleep by Monique, the witch of these woods, and told whom I have to hunt next. I'm cursed, you see. It's a terrible fate..."


The Hunter from the Brothers Grimm Tale Brother and Sister

is back and he's after you.