Books Edward Carey Books by Edward Carey Edward Carey has written books about: Children's Books Science Fiction & Fantasy Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Fiction Young Adult Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Edward Carey NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2018's Great Reads November 27, 2018 The Book Concierge is back! Explore more than 300 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews 'Little' Considers Power, Personhood, And Wax Artistry October 28, 2018 Edward Carey's new novel is about the life of wax museum pioneer Madame Tussaud — but it's also about the French Revolution, about humans, bodies, art and loneliness, and it's deeply, painfully sad. Books You Might Learn A 'Little' About Madame Tussaud In New Novel Based On Her Life October 23, 2018 Edward Carey's new novel Little, which he also illustrated, is based on the mysterious life of Madame Tussaud and the origins of her famous wax museum. You Might Learn A 'Little' About Madame Tussaud In New Novel Based On Her Life Listen · 5:06 5:06 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/659988718/659988743" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript NPR Books NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2015's Great Reads December 8, 2015 The Book Concierge is back and all new for 2015! Explore more than 260 standout titles picked by NPR staff and critics. Review Book Reviews Sooty 'Lungdon' Is A Breathlessly Exciting Finale November 19, 2015 Edward Carey wraps up his Iremonger trilogy with a bang, as the mysterious family of the title marches on its alternative version of London; it's that rare third book that sticks the landing. Review Book Reviews 'Foulsham' Ventures Forth Into A Grimy, Enthralling City July 22, 2015 This second volume in Edward Carey's Iremonger Trilogy leaves the forbidding Heap House behind to explore a strange alternate London where people can turn into objects — and objects into people. Review Book Reviews 'Heap House' Is A Treasure Of A Trash Tale October 25, 2014 Edward Carey's illustrated young adult novel about the keepers of mystical trash heaps (yes, you read that right) in an alternate Victorian London combines thrills with intelligence and compassion.