Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster

Penguin Canada

Jonathan Auxier

JONATHAN AUXIER is a New York Times bestselling author of strange stories for strange children. His first novel Peter Nimble and his Fantastic Eyes was an ABA New Voices pick and a BookPage Magazine “Best Book” of 2011. His bestselling Night Gardener is a Junior Library Guild selection, an ABA IndieNext pick, an Amazon Editor’s Pick of the Month, and winner of the TD Book Prize and ILA Book Award. His latest novel, Sweep, received six starred reviews as well as the Governor General’s Award, Charlotte Huck Award, and Sydney Taylor Award. Jonathan grew up outside of Vancouver and now lives in rainy Pittsburgh with his family and their adorable pet umbrella.


Peter Nimble and his Fantastic Eyes (Penguin CAN 2011)

The Night Gardener (Penguin CAN 2014)

Sophie Quire and the Last Storyguard (Penguin CAN 2016)

Sweep: The Story of a Girl and her Monster (Penguin CAN 2018)



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