J. A. White

Nightbooks - for kids 8-12
Event date: 
Monday, August 5, 2019 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
424 Broadway
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

On Monday, August 5 at 6 pm, join us for an evening with bookseller & customer favorite middle grade horror author J.A. White in celebration of "Nightbooks."

A boy is imprisoned by a witch and must tell her a new scary story each night to stay alive. This thrilling contemporary fantasy from J. A. White, the acclaimed author of the Thickety series, brings to life the magic and craft of storytelling.

Alex’s original hair-raising tales are the only thing keeping the witch Natacha happy, but soon he’ll run out of pages to read from and be trapped forever. He’s loved scary stories his whole life, and he knows most don’t have a happily ever after. Now that Alex is trapped in a true terrifying tale, he’s desperate for a different ending—and a way out of this twisted place. This modern spin on the Scheherazade story is perfect for fans of Coraline and A Tale Dark and Grimm. With interwoven tips on writing with suspense, adding in plot twists, hooks, interior logic, and dealing with writer’s block, this is the ideal book for budding writers and all readers of delightfully just-dark-enough tales.

* Summer 2018 Kids' Indie Next List * YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Nomination * 2019-2020 Florida Sunshine State Young Readers Award *

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$6.99
ISBN: 9780062560094
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - June 25th, 2019

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