A magical island. A dangerous task. A burning secret.
TJ KLUNE is a Lambda Literary Award-winning author and an ex-claims examiner for an insurance company. Being queer himself, TJ believes it's important-now more than ever-to have accurate, positive, queer representation in stories.
I loved it. It is like being wrapped up in a big gay blanket.
Simply perfect -- V. E. Schwab
A witty, wholesome fantasy that's likely to cause heart-swelling * Washington Post *
The House in the Cerulean Sea is a modern fairy tale about learning your true nature and what you love and will protect. It's a beautiful book -- Charlaine Harris
1984 meets The Umbrella Academy with a pinch of Douglas Adams thrown in. Touching, tender and truly delightful, The House in the Cerulean Sea is an utterly absorbing story of tolerance, found family and defeating bureaucracy -- Gail Carriger
Sweet, comforting and kind, this book is very close to perfect . . . I cannot recommend it highly enough -- Seanan McGuire
This tale of found family is hopeful to its core. Readers will revel in Klune's wit and ingenuity * Publishers Weekly *
Lambda Literary Award-winning author Klune (The Art of Breathing, 2019) has a knack for creating endearing characters, and readers will grow to love Arthur and the orphans alongside Linus * Kirkus Reviews *
Quite possibly the greatest feel-good story ever to involve the Antichrist . . . a burst of humor and hope * Shelf Awareness *
A beautiful little gem of both irony and, yes, kindness * Fantasy & Science Fiction *
A delightful tale about chosen families, and how to celebrate differences * Library Journal *
If ever there was an author to watch out for, [Klune] is definitely that author * Culturess Daily *