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Get Ready for Lunar Chronicles Ship Weeks!

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 (Artwork by NightmareSiren and M.F. Islands.)     Calling all Lunartics: The first ever Lunar Chronicles Ship Weeks are starting soon!     WHAT ARE SHIP WEEKS?   From the TLC Ship Weeks Tumblr:   A Ship Week is a specified … Continue reading


A Guide to Lunar Chronicles Character Traits

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I’ve been getting lots of questions lately about what my characters look like—even down to specifics, like how tall they are. For ease of use and to encourage all ye fanartists (and maybe inspire some of you for the Design … Continue reading


Inside the Black Folders: Scarlet

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In February I talked about the things I collected while writing Cress, and on Monday I gave some behind-the-scenes info on the inspiration and process behind writing Cinder. Today, we’re peering into the black folder for Scarlet . . . … Continue reading



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Join the mission to #SaveCress and enter the Lunar Chronicles sweepstakes! By some technological magic, every like, share, tweet, tumble, and download is currently being monitored and tracked (by satellite-imprisoned hackers, perhaps?) – and every time we reach a benchmark, … Continue reading


The Scarlet Paperback Blog Tour & Read-Alongs!

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Three weeks! I can’t hardly believe it, but Cress comes out in just three weeks . . . and guess what! So does the paperback edition of Scarlet, which will also be hitting bookshelves on February 4.   There are … Continue reading


Lunar Chronicles Yumminess for Book Club Meetings

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I was thrilled to hear last year that CINDER was on GoodReads list for books most frequently chosen for book clubs, and it’s delighted me this year to hear how many book clubs continued on with Scarlet when it came … Continue reading


Celebrating Audiobooks with a Giveaway!

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June is National Audiobook Month and today I’m celebrating by hosting a giveaway for TWO Scarlet audiobooks! You can celebrate by listening to the below excerpts, entering the giveaway, or tweeting about your audiobook appreciation using the hashtag #listenlit. Now, … Continue reading


Scarlet: Annotated

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THIS POST CONTAINS SPOILERS FOR SCARLET. Read at your own risk.   Last year, a few of my giveaways were for specially-annotated ARCs of SCARLET, filled with behind-the-scenes info on Book Two of the Lunar Chronicles. Now that the book’s … Continue reading


Which Lunar Chronicles Hero Is Right For You? Enter “The Best Quiz Ever” Giveaway to find out!

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A few months ago I learned that Justine Magazine would be running a Lunar Chronicles feature in their Feb/March issue. And not just any feature – A QUIZ! And not just any quiz – A MEN OF THE LUNAR CHRONICLES … Continue reading


Oh, You Crafty, Crafty Readers

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When I posted my tips on Packing for Book Tour a couple weeks ago, I mentioned that it’s important to leave some room in your luggage, because you’ll inevitably pick up some stuff on the road. Today I wanted to highlight … Continue reading


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