Four teen authors visit Changing Hands with fractured fairy tales, doomsday cults, giant world-ending asteroids, and a story of finding yourself through music.
In Marissa Meyer's Scarlet
, the sequel to her New York Times
, Scarlet Benoit and Wolf, a street fighter who may have information about Scarlet's missing grandmother, join forces with Cinder—a cyborg with a big secret—as they try to stay one step ahead of vicious Lunar Queen Levana.
In S.A. Bodeen's The Fallout
, Eli and his family have lived in an underground shelter for six years. They thought they were the only survivors of a nuclear attack, but they found out in The Compound
that it was all a twisted experiment orchestrated by Eli's father, who died trying to keep them imprisoned. Now, they must readjust to life in the real world. But their ordeal has made them so famous, they might find that hiding is the only way to keep themselves safe against threats that, this time, are very real.
In Alexandra Coutts' debut novel Tumble & Fall
, a giant asteroid is set to strike Earth in just one week. Three teens spending the summer in Martha's Vineyard wrestle with love, friendship, family, and regret as they decide how to live their final days.
In Leila Sales' This Song Will Save Your Life
, sixteen-year-old Elise's final attempt at popularity has crashed and burned. Ready to give up, she stumbles upon a warehouse party where she meets three people that will change her life and encourage her newfound passion for disc jockeying. ABOUT THE AUTHORS
MARISSA MEYER's first book in the Lunar Chronicles, Cinder
, debuted on the New York Times
bestseller list. Marissa lives in Tacoma, Washington, with her husband and their three cats.
LEILA SALES grew up near Boston, where she attended an all-girls high school uncannily similar to the school in her first novel, Mostly Good Girls. Leila has been an improv comedian and an internationally award-winning debater, but mostly she spends her time receiving unsolicited text messages from strangers, which you can read about at theleilatexts.blogspot.com.
S. A. BODEEN's first novel, The Compound, earned her a "Flying Start" from Publishers Weekly and was chosen by YALSA as a "Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers." She lives in Oregon with her family.
ALEXANDRA COUTTS is a graduate of NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, where she received an MFA in Dramatic Writing. She lives on Martha's Vineyard with her husband and daughter. Tumble & Fall is her first novel.