Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse

In the novel Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse, the main protagonist Hanneke is a black market dealer during World War II. Germany then invades the Dutch’s line of defense, killing Hanneke’s boyfriend Bas. While all of this misfortune is happening to her, one of her clients- Mrs. Janssen -who usually asks for…

Eden West by Pete Hautman

In the novel Eden West, the main character Jacob, goes through daily life in the sanctuary of Nodd. Nodd is a gated off area that is highly religious. This sanctuary will supposedly save all who live in it from the “End of Days” and is all that Jacob has known until one day while patrolling…