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Marissa Meyer Books in Order

Marissa Meyer Books in Order (Lunar Chronicles, Renegades, Heartless…)

  • Carole 

All of the Books!

Who is Marissa Meyer?

Born on February 19, 1984, in Tacoma, Washington, Marissa Meyer is an American writer of Young adult fantasy and science fiction romance.

She attended Pacific Lutheran University, where she received a degree in creative writing and worked as a book editor before beginning her career as a writer.

She wrote Sailor Moon fan fiction under the pen name of Alicia Blade and wrote her first futuristic retelling of a classic fairy tale during the 2008 National Novel Writing Month. It inspired her to writer Cinder, the first book in the Lunar Chronicle Series, published in 2012. It was a New York Times bestseller.

In addition to writing, Marissa hosts The Happy Writer podcast. She lives near Tacoma, Washington, with her husband and twin daughters.

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Richard K. Morgan Books in Order

Richard K. Morgan Books in Order (Takeshi Kovacs, A Land Fit For Heroes)

  • Fabien 

All of the books!

Who is Richard K. Morgan?

British writer Richard Kingsley Morgan is known for his work in the science fiction (the Takeshi Kovacs series) and fantasy (A Land Fit For Heroes series) genres. He is the author of books, short stories, but also Marvel graphic novels.

Morgan is a winner of the Philip K. Dick Award for his 2003 book Altered Carbon, which is now a Netflix TV series. He also won the Arthur C. Clarke Award for his novel Black Man (now titles Thirteen).

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Kate Daniels Books in Order

Kate Daniels Books in Order: How to read Ilona Andrews’s series?

  • Carole 

A post-Magipocalypse Atlanta.

Who is Kate Daniels?

Created by writer Ilona Andrews (pen name of Ilona Gordon and Andrew Gordon), Kate Daniels is the main protagonist of an urban fantasy series set in a slightly futuristic Atlanta, where magic and tech periods follow one another. In this world where magical creatures are present, Kate Daniels is a human with magical abilities, a mercenary who fight monsters and clean up magical problems.

Kate can be presented as an upbeat person with a ruthless side. She loves a good fight, and possess the skills that go with it. She knows how to use a blade, and is very dangerous in hand-to-hand combat. She’s also known for her sarcastic humor and being very protective of her friends.

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The Demon Cycle Books in Order

The Demon Cycle Books in Order: How to read Peter V. Brett’s series?

  • Fabien 

Are you afraid of the dark?

What is The Demon Cycle about?

Coming from American novelist Peter V. Brett, The Demon Cycle is a bestselling Heroic Fantasy series – a quintet completed with novellas.

 Mankind has ceded the night to the corelings, demons that rise up out of the ground each day at dusk, killing and destroying at will until dawn, when the sun banishes them back to the Core. As darkness falls, the world’s few surviving humans hide behind magical wards, praying the magic can see them through another night. This is the saga of humans winnowed to the brink of extinction by night-stalking demons, and the survivors who fight back.

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Green Rider Books in Order

Green Rider Books in Order: How to read Kristen Britain’s series?

  • Fabien 

A different kind of messenger.

What is the Green Rider series about?

Written by American author Kristen Britain, Green Rider is a Fantasy series published since 1998.

The story resolves around Karigan G’ladheon, a merchant’s daughter, who fled from school following a fight and met a dying man, a Green Rider, one of the legendary messengers of the king of Sacoridia. His last wish is for her to deliver a message to King Zachary. This is how she finds her way to the Green Riders, love, friendships and a world of magic full of dangers.

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J. W. Wells & Co. Books in Order

J. W. Wells & Co. Books in Order: How to read Tom Holt’s humorous fantasy series?

  • Carole 

J.W. Wells & Co. is not an ordinary firm. It’s a magical one.

What is J. W. Wells & Co. about?

Written by British author Tom Holt, J. W. Wells & Co. is a humorous fantasy series about a fictitious firm of magicians in modern London. But J.W. Wells & Co. is not any firm, it’s the one from the light operetta The Sorcerer by Gilbert and Sullivan, and its leaders are ready to do anything to remain on top.

It’s something that Paul Carpenter, or any new hires to be honest, will discover an quickly finds himself a bit over his head. Because the business of magic is a competitive one, you will risk (and lose your life), if you’re not just wind up transformed into a piece of office equipment.

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Lux universe Books in Order

LUX Universe Books in Order: How to read Jennifer L. Armentrout’s series?

  • Carole 

Starting over sucks. And then Aliens…

What is LUX about?

Written by American author Jennifer L. Armentrout, The Lux universe is a young-adult paranormal fantasy franchise comprised of three series (Lux, Arum and Origin) and three companion books.

The story begins with Katy Swartz, a young woman who moves from Florida to West Virginia right before her senior year and discovers a new hot but arrogant neighbour is, in fact, an alien. Then, things gets complicated and dangerous.

The series depicts the conflict between the Luxen, the Arum (two groups of aliens) and Humans, along with Hybrids and Origins. And we have two reading orders!

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Noughts and Crosses Books in Order

Noughts and Crosses Books in Order: How to read Malorie Blackman’s series?

  • Fabien 

Now a BBC TV Show.

What is the Noughts and Crosses series about?

Coming from British author Malorie Blackman, Noughts & Crosses is a series of young adult novels. It’s an alternative history in which native African people had colonised the European people.

It’s speculative fiction about two star-crossed lovers fight for a more just world. Sephy is a Cross. Callum is a nought. She’s dark-skinned and lives a life of privilege. He’s pale-skinned and poor. Their love will lead both of them into terrible danger.

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