Book jacket image for A Study in Drowning by Ava Reid

HarperTeen

9780063211506

STARRED REVIEW

A Study in Drowning

A Study in Drowning is at once an absorbing gothic mystery and an intriguing social commentary set in a richly detailed world where history and magic collide.

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Review of ‘A Study in Drowning’

18-year-old Effy Sayre has read the late Emrys Myrddin’s books “so many times that the logic of his world was layered over hers, like glossy tracing paper on top of the original.” Emrys is the country of Llyr’s most beloved author, and his novel Angharad has long served as a balm for Effy’s troubled soul…

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