Literature: 13 Treasures
13 Treasures is a Young Adult fantasy novel written by Michelle Harrison and the first part of a trilogy that includes 13 Curses and 13 Secrets.
These books contain examples of:
- Big Fancy House: The Elvesden manor.
- Bratty Teenage Daughter: Tanya is quite snarky and rude to her mother and Fabian, before her Character Development takes place.
- Cassandra Truth: The reason why she is sent to her grandmother's mansion.
- Creepy Child: Changelings.
- Defrosting Ice Queen: Florence and Tanya.
- Evil Former Friend: Morwenna Bloom to Florence.
- The Fair Folk
- I Have Your Wife: The fairies kidnap Red's brother. Morwenna kidnapped Tanya's mother when she was a baby, in order to blackmail Florence into striking a deal with her.
- I Know Your True Name: Red's factors into the plot. Her actual name is Rowan.
- Masculine Girl, Feminine Boy: Fabian is the Femine Boy to Tanya's Masculine Girl.
- Missing Mom: The series provides a few examples of this: Red's mother died in a car crush, Warwick's mother abandons the family and Fabian's mom dies.
- Parents as People
- Take Me Instead: Red does this at the end of the first book.
- Took a Level in Kindness: Tanya by the end of the first book.
- You Can See Me?: Tanya can see fairies, and neither party is happy about it.