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Refuge for Masterminds

(2017)
(The third book in the Stranje House series)
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Refuge for Masterminds is the third installment in the Stranje House series for young adults by award-winning author Kathleen Baldwin. #1 New York Times best-selling author Meg Cabot calls this romantic Regency adventure "completely original and totally engrossing."

It's 1814. Napoleon has escaped his imprisonment on Elba. Britain is at war on four fronts. And at Stranje House, a School for Unusual Girls, five young ladies are secretly being trained for a world of spies, diplomacy, and war... .

Napoleon's invasion of England is underway and someone at Stranje House is sneaking information to his spies. Lady Jane Moore is determined to find out who it is. If anyone can discover the traitor, it is Jane - for, according to headmistress Emma Stranje, Lady Jane is a mastermind.

Jane doesn't consider herself a mastermind. It's just that she tends to grasp the facts of a situation quickly, and by so doing, she's able to devise and implement a sensible course of action. Is Jane enough of a mastermind to save the brash young American inventor Alexander Sinclair, her friends at Stranje House, and possibly England itself?

Fans of genre-blending, romance, and action will love this Regency-era alternate history novel filled with spunky heroines, handsome young lords, and dastardly villains - the third in the Stranje House series. Don't miss the first two books: A School for Unusual Girls and Exile for Dreamers.

"Enticing from the first sentence." - New York Times Book Review

"Baldwin has a winning series here: her characters are intriguing and fully rendered." - Booklist

"Fans of Celia Rees's Pirates! will enjoy this tale of action and derring-do. An outstanding alternative history series entry and a must-have for teen libraries." - School Library Journal

"Once again, Kathleen Baldwin takes us on an amazing journey through an alternate event in history. I really love her take on historical events and the significant part young people play in the fight for freedom and peace. The story is full of adventure, and is both well-written and a delight to read. More than the thriller and romance parts, this story is also about sisterhood and friendship among the five girls.... I enjoyed this story immensely and I closed my kindle with a satisfied sigh. I can't wait to read the next book in the series!" - YAinsider.com

Genre: Young Adult Fiction    

"Completely original...totally engrossing...Sign me up." - Meg Cabot


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Hardback Editions

May 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: Refuge for Masterminds: A Stranje House Novel
Author(s): Kathleen Baldwin
ISBN: 0-7653-7604-0 / 978-0-7653-7604-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Teen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Paperback Editions

May 2018 : USA Paperback

Title: Refuge for Masterminds: A Stranje House Novel
Author(s): Kathleen Baldwin
ISBN: 0-7653-7605-9 / 978-0-7653-7605-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Teen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

May 2017 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Refuge for Masterminds: A Stranje House Novel
Author(s): Kathleen Baldwin
Publisher: Tor Teen
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   



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