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Shannon Hale

Diana and Nubia, Princesses of the Amazons
Amethyst, Princess of Gemworld
Friends Forever

Shannon Hale is the New York Times best-selling author of over forty children’s and young adult books, including graphic novel memoirs Real Friends, Best Friends, and Friends Forever (with LeUyen Pham), and multiple award winners The Goose Girl, Book of a Thousand Days, and Newbery Honor recipient Princess Academy. She also writes books for adults, such as Austenland, which was made into a major motion picture starring Keri Russell. She co-writes books with her husband Dean Hale, like the Eisner-nominated graphic novel Rapunzel’s Revenge (with Nathan Hale), the DC graphic novels about Diana, Princess of the Amazons (with Victoria Ying) and best-selling illustrated chapter book series The Princess in Black (with LeUyen Pham). They live with their four children near Salt Lake City, Utah.

2022

2022 Authors


Sam Maggs

Tell No Tales
The Unstoppable Wasp

Kat Cho

Once Upon a K-Prom
Wicked Fox
Vicious Spirits

Laura Gao

Messy Roots

Ryan North

How To Take Over The World
Danger And Other Unknown Risks

Samira Ahmed

Hollow Fires
Amira & Hamza
Internment

Nick Brooks

Promise Boys
Nothing Interesting Ever Happens to Ethan Fairmont

Max Brallier

The Last Kids on Earth

Alyson Noël

Stealing Infinity
Field Guide to the Supernatural Universe

Rachel Griffin

Wild Is the Witch
The Nature of Witches

Brittany N. Williams

That Self-Same Metal

Angeline Boulley

Warrior Girl Unearthed
Firekeeper’s Daughter

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Lizz Huerta

The Lost Dreamer

Jas Hammonds

We Deserve Monuments

Alex Aster

Lightlark

Jade Armstrong

Scout Is Not A Band Kid

Jarrod Shusterman

Retro
Gleanings

Jenna Evans Welch

Spells For Lost Things
Love & Olives
Love & Gelato

TJ Klune

Heat Wave
The House in the Cerulean Sea
Under the Whispering Door

Kylie Lee Baker

The Keeper of Night
The Empress of Time

Sofía Lapuente

Retro
Gleanings

Megan Whalen Turner

Moira’s Pen
Return of the Thief
Thick As Thieves

Casey McQuiston

I Kissed Shara Wheeler

Maya Prasad

Drizzle, Dreams, and Lovestruck Things
Sejal Sinha Battles Superstorms

Cynthia Leitich Smith

Harvest House
Hearts Unbroken
Rain is Not My Indian Name

David Bowles

They Call Her Fregona
The Witch Owl Parliament

S. K. Ali

Love from Mecca to Medina
Love from A to Z
Misfit in Love

Julian Randall

Pilar Ramirez and the Escape from Zafa
Pilar Ramirez and the Curse of San Zenon

Amanda Glaze

The Second Death of Edie and Violet Bond

Gina Chen

Violet Made of Thorns

Lio Min

Beating Heart Baby

Brianna Peppins

Briarcliff Prep

Matthew Dawkins

Until We Break

Shannon Hale

Diana and Nubia, Princesses of the Amazons
Amethyst, Princess of Gemworld
Friends Forever

Susan Lee

Seoulmates

Naz Kutub

The Loophole

Sasha Peyton Smith

The Witch Hunt
The Witch Haven

Brianna Joy Crump

Of Cages and Crowns

Jennifer Lynn Barnes

The Final Gambit
The Hawthorne Legacy
The Inheritance Games

Ashley Woodfolk

Whiteout
Nothing Burns As Bright As You
Opening My Eyes Under Water

Tracy Deonn

Bloodmarked
Legendborn

Sarah Mlynowski

Best Wishes
Whatever After
Upside-Down Magic

Adam Sass

The 99 Boyfriends of Micah Summers
Surrender Your Sons
Your Lonely Nights are Over

Ayana Gray

Beasts of Ruin
Beasts of Prey

Chloe Gong

Foul Lady Fortune
Last Violent Call
These Violent Delights

Mary Alice Monroe

Search for Treasure
The Islanders

Adalyn Grace

Belladonna
All the Tides of Fate
All the Stars and Teeth

Claribel A. Ortega

Ghost Squad
Witchlings
Frizzy

Angela May

Search for Treasure
The Islanders

Stuart Gibbs

Spy School Project X
The Labyrinth of Doom
Charlie Thorne and the Curse of Cleopatra

Mark Oshiro

You Only Live Once, David Bravo
Into the Light
Each of Us a Desert

Adam Silvera

The First to Die at the End
They Both Die at the End
Infinity Son

Tiffany D. Jackson

Whiteout
The Weight of Blood
White Smoke

Melissa Albert

Our Crooked Hearts
The Hazel Wood
The Night Country

Kiersten White

Wretched Waterpark
Vampiric Vacation
Star Wars: Padawan

Neal Shusterman

Gleanings
Scythe
Roxy

Cassandra Clare

Chain of Thorns
Sword Catcher
City of Bones

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Nic Stone

Whiteout
How to be a (Young) Antiracist
Chaos Theory

Stephanie Garber

The Ballad of Never After
Once Upon A Broken Heart
Caraval

Angie Thomas

Whiteout
Concrete Rose
Nic Blake and the Remarkables: The Manifestor Prophecy

Nicola Yoon

Whiteout
Instructions for Dancing
The Sun is Also a Star

Cinda Williams Chima

Children of Ragnarok
Flamecaster
The Demon King

Sabaa Tahir

All My Rage
A Sky Beyond the Storm
An Ember in the Ashes

Margaret Stohl

A Secret Princess
Supervisible: The Story of the Women of Marvel
Spider-Man Noir

Maggie Stiefvater

Greywaren
Call Down the Hawk
The Scorpio Races

Sara Shepard

Wait for Me
Pretty Little Liars
The Perfectionists

V. E. Schwab

Gallant
The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue
A Darker Shade of Magic

Brendan Reichs

The Darkdeep
Nemesis
Virals

Daniel José Older

Ballad & Dagger
Midnight Horizon
Shadowshaper

Alex London

Battle Dragons: City of Speed
Battle Dragons: City of Thieves
Proxy

David Levithan

Answers in the Pages
Take Me With You When You Go
The Mysterious Disappearance of Aidan S. (as told to his brother)

Ryan Graudin

The World Between Blinks: Rebellion of the Lost
The World Between Blinks
Wolf By Wolf

Melissa de la Cruz

Blue Bloods: After Life
Never After: The Broken Mirror
A Secret Princess

Dhonielle Clayton

Whiteout
The Marvellers
The Rumor Game

Soman Chainani

Rise of The School for Good and Evil
Of Beasts & Beauty
The School for Good and Evil

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Raphael Simon

The Anti-Book
The Name of This Book Is Secret
The Unbelievable Oliver

Victoria Aveyard

Blade Breaker
Realm Breaker
Red Queen

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