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Not Just for Kids: 'Hold Me Closer, Necromancer' by Lish McBride
Not Just for Kids: 'Hold Me Closer, Necromancer' by Lish McBride

Hold Me Closer, Necromancer A Novel Lish McBride Henry Holt: 352 pp., $16.99 Thank Stephenie Meyer or the casting director who made Taylor Lautner a household name. Werewolves are big in teen fiction, especially if they're brooding, sexy and hot-tempered. "Hold Me Closer, Necromancer" is no exception. At least the debut young adult novel from Lish McBride adds wizards, some lesser-known creatures and comedy to the mix. Take Samhain Corvus LaCroix — skateboarder, vegetarian, college dropout. He's also a fry cook at the fast-food restaurant Plumpy's and has no idea he's a necromancer until he plays a game of potato hockey in the parking lot and...

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