Article Title

The Hummingbird Dagger


Jessica Mellor


Excellent, Young Adult, Romance, Kidnapped, Mystery, Memory loss, 19th century

Document Type

Book Review


After tumbling out in a stagecoach accident, Beth recalls nothing of her past. While housed in the Ellerby household and not even remembering her real name, her only clue is a dreadful recurring nightmare. Her screams echo through the halls as she imagines a hummingbird dagger drinking her blood and the horrific scenes that follow. When accidents start occurring around the area, it appears that Beth’s arrival might have dire consequences. In order to survive, they must find out who is after Beth and why.