cover image Mary Mehan Awake

Mary Mehan Awake

Jennifer Armstrong. Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers, $4.99 (128pp) ISBN 978-0-679-89265-6

The sequel to The Dreams of Mairhe Mehan follows a young Irish immigrant in the years after the Civil War, as she falls in love with a veteran, a former musician who cannot hear. Ages 14-up. (July)