A Strand February 2021 Book of the Month
With a layered mystery, a haunting setting, and thrilling tension, What Big Teeth has an otherness to it that pulls you in and forces you to keep reading. --Tricia Levenseller, Publisher's Weekly-bestselling author of The Shadows Between Us
Eleanor Zarrin has been estranged from her wild family for years. When she flees boarding school after a horrifying incident, she goes to the only place she thinks is safe: the home she left behind. But when she gets there, she struggles to fit in with her monstrous relatives, who prowl the woods around the family estate and read fortunes in the guts of birds.
Author: Rose Szabo
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)
Binding Type: Hardcover
Size: 8.50h x 5.70w x 1.20d
Age Range: 14-18
Kirkus Reviews 12/01/2020
Booklist 12/01/2020 pg. 51
Publishers Weekly 12/14/2020
School Library Journal 01/01/2021 pg. 79
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 01/01/2021 - Book Of Special Distinction
About the Author
Rose Szabo is a nonbinary writer from Richmond, VA, where they live with an assortment of people and animals. They have an MA in English from the University of Maine and an MFA in creative writing from VCU. Their work has been published in See the Elephant and Quaint magazines. What Big Teeth is their first novel.