Alex Aster recently celebrated 52 consecutive weeks on the New York Times bestseller list for her debut YA fantasy novel, Lightlark, and this November, she'll join us to celebrate its sequel, Nightbane! In this seductive and action-packed follow-up, we find Isla being forced to weigh her responsibility to her people against the whims of the most dangerous traitor of all: her heart. Alex will discuss her writing, answer audience questions, and sign books!
If you're not able to make the event, you can order a signed and personalized copy by clicking on the book below. Add "Signed Copy" and how you'd like the book personalized in the comments section of your order.
Tickets include a copy of Nightbane to be signed at the event.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
Isla Crown has secured the love of two powerful rulers and broken the curses that plagued the six realms for centuries, but few know the true origins of her powers. Now, in the wake of a crushing betrayal, Isla finds herself hungry for distraction, preferring to frequent Lightlark’s seductive haunts instead of embracing her duties as the newly crowned leader of two separate realms. Worse, her fellow rulers haven’t ceded victory quietly, and there are others in Isla’s midst who don’t believe her ascent to power was earned. As certain death races toward Lightlark and secrets from the past begin to unravel, Isla must weigh her responsibility to her people against the whims of the most dangerous traitor of all: her heart.
Alex Aster’s intricate world expands after the riveting culmination of the Centennial games, delving more deeply into Isla’s memories of her past, as her future hurtles toward two possible fates.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Alex Aster is an author of YA fiction as well as award-winning middle grade fiction, including the Emblem Island series, which was published to critical acclaim. Alex graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania, where she studied creative writing. Find out more on TikTok (@alex.aster) or Instagram (@byalexaster).