The highly descriptive writing forms intense visuals for the reader so that characters, animals, and locations feel rich and realistic. Sarah lives in Stony Brook, New York, with her husband and children. Visit her at sarahbethdurst.
McElderry Books. When Cassie was a little girl, her grandmother told her a fairy tale about her mother, who made a deal with the Polar Bear King and was swept away to the ends of the earth. Now that Cassie is older, she knows the story was a nice way of saying her mother had died.
Sarah Beth Durst is an American author of fantasy. She later attended Bancroft School in Worcester from which she graduated in While still in high school, she wrote a musical about intersections between fairy tales and the real world, which she has described as "horrible.
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She attended Princeton University, graduating in with a degree in English with a concentration in theater and dance. She lived in England with her husband-to-be for a year, then returned to Massachusetts, and eventually settled in Stony Brook NY. Durst writes fantasy for adults, young adults, and children.
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Look Inside. Dec 04, Pages Young Adult Buy. Dec 04, Pages Young Adult. Fans of Cassandra Clare and Julie Kagawa will devour this contemporary fantasy about a teen were-dragon who must steal her first treasure.
Sign up for our newsletters! She is a graduate of Princeton University, where she spent four years studying English, writing about dragons, and wondering what the campus gargoyles would say if they could talk. Sarah lives in Stony Brook, New York, with her husband, her children and her ill-mannered cat.
I n Ask a Prophet, we use our alien probes on the brains of sci-fi, fantasy, and speculative fiction writers. Her most recent title is the first in an intriguing new series, The Queen of Bloodwhich came out on Tuesday. It really does vary from book to book, but in this case it was definitely the world. I actually remember the exact moment that I had the idea for this book.