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Alexandra Bracken

USA flag (b.1987)

Alexandra Bracken wrote Brightly Woven as a birthday present for a friend, and the story grew and flourished during a year of unpredictable, wild weather. A native of Arizona, she is a recent graduate of the College of William and Mary, where she majored in History and English. She now lives in New York City.

Genres: Young Adult Fantasy, Children's Fiction, Science Fiction
New Books
April 2023

Silver in the Bone
(Silver in the Bone, book 1)
   Brightly Woven (2010)
   Lore (2021)
Graphic Novels
   Brightly Woven: The Graphic Novel (2021) (with Leigh Dragoon)
Alexandra Bracken recommends
A Court of Thorns and Roses (2015)
(Court of Thorns and Roses, book 1)
Sarah J Maas
"A gorgeously written tale as lush and romantic as it is ferocious. Absolutely spellbinding."
And I Darken (2016)
(Conquerors Saga, book 1)
Kiersten White
"A dark jewel of a story, one that gleams with fierce, cunning characters—absolutely riveting."
Windwitch (2017)
(Witchlands, book 2)
Susan Dennard
"A world you'll want to inhabit forever."
Nemesis (2017)
(Project Nemesis, book 1)
Brendan Reichs
"Nemesis disarms every expectation and lures you down a dark, gripping road. You think you know what’s coming . . . You don’t."
The Art of Losing (2019)
Lizzy Mason
"An unflinchingly honest and touching dive into the ever-complex relationship between sisters, the reality of addiction, and the nature of love in all forms. I will never forget Harley or her story."
Winterborne Home for Vengeance and Valour (2019)
(Winterborne Home for Vengeance and Valour, book 1)
Ally Carter
"An unputdownable blend of humor, unique characters, and a mystery that’ll keep readers turning pages way past their bedtimes--and checking their basements... just in case."
A Ruinous Fate (2023)
(Witch's Dice, book 1)
Kaylie Smith
"A spellbinding debut brimming with adventure, romance, and loveable characters you'll gladly follow into the shadows of their vivid world. The stakes couldn't be higher, and the twists are as unpredictable as a roll of the dice."
The Isles of the Gods (2023)
Amie Kaufman
"Brimming with magic, mythology, and danger. . . The sea beckons and destiny calls--don't miss this one!"

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