Book Release

The Quest of the Prodigy by Claire Smith

BHC Press will be publishing Claire Smith’s debut novel, THE QUEST OF THE PRODIGY, under their young adult H2O imprint on May 1, 2018. Blending elements of steampunk and time travel, this fast-paced and fun steampunk adventure will appeal to Whovians and fans of science fictionQuest_of_the_Prodigy_Claire_Smith_WEB and fantasy.

When book nerd Mimi Mockel sneaks into the library on New Year’s Eve, little does she realize her dull teenage life is about to become an extraordinary journey across time. Thrust into a world of danger, Mimi discovers she is an alchemy prodigy chosen to save the world from an ultimate evil. Lacking the confidence to succeed, she must find her inner strength and rely on the help of her brother and a cast of time-traveling bandits.

THE QUEST OF THE PRODIGY is available for preorder in hardcover (978-1-947727-13-7, 316 pp, $25.95), trade softcover (978-1-947727-11-3, 316 pp, $15.95), and ebook ($5.99) at all major booksellers.

About Claire Smith:
Claire was born and raised in the northwest suburbs of the great Windy City: Chicago. She began writing in high school to fend off a case of insomnia and has been writing ever since. Her favorite things in life are a fresh, steaming cup of coffee, chocolate, music, spending quality time with friends and family, Sunday mornings, and being able to sleep in late. Claire resides in South Carolina where she is happily penning her next adventure.

About BHC Press:
BHC Press is a publisher of general fiction and nonfiction hardcover, softcover, and ebooks for both YA and adults.

To learn more about Claire Smith and BHC Press, visit the publisher’s website.

Title Information:

Imprint: BHC Press/H20
Genre: YA/Steampunk /Sci Fi Fantasy
On Sale: 5/1/2018

Pages: 316

Hardcover ISBN: 978-1-947727-15-1, $25.95
Softcover ISBN:   978-1-947727-11-3, $15.95
Also available as an Ebook ($5.99)

Available for purchase on Overdrive after May 1, 2018.

Now available to preorder in both print and ebook.

Read an excerpt.


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