INTRODUCING STEFAN BACHMANN’S THE WHATNOT
Welcome to the website of children’s author Stefan Bachmann! If you’d like to find out more about his writing, click on the Books page and read an excerpt from his gothic steampunk fantasy, The Peculiar, or its companion book The Whatnot, which will be released by Greenwillow/HarperCollins on September 24th, 2013. Take a peek at the Extras page for art, music, and tidbits about the 19th century faery-infested England of the books. You can also find various short stories by Stefan, follow him on Twitter, or read about his everyday escapades on his blog. Thanks for dropping by!
• Publishers Weekly has given The Whatnot a STARRED review.
• Greenwillow/HarperCollins has contracted two new books from Stefan for release in 2015 and 2016.
• The Peculiar is now an international bestseller.
• The Peculiar is a finalist for the Cybils Award 2012.
• The Peculiar has been named a Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year.
• The Peculiar was named one of the big children's books of Book Expo America '12, and was a Middle Grade Buzz Book!
• The Peculiar received a STARRED review from Publishers Weekly.
• Independant bookstores across America picked The Peculiar as one of their New Voices of 2012.
• The Peculiar is an Indie Next List Top Ten pick for Autumn 2012.