Books by Fonda Lee

JADE WAR by Fonda Lee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 23, 2019

"A strong, thoughtful, and fast-paced follow-up that bodes well for future volumes."
In the second installment of a political fantasy thriller series where "bioenergetic jade" provides magical energy, the conflict of two warlord/organized crime clans has global implications. Read full book review >
CROSS FIRE by Fonda Lee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 29, 2018

"Slow to get going, but ultimately wins through to a hard-fought triumph. (Science fiction. 12-18)"
Earth, the outlying colony of an overextended alien galactic empire, falls victim to interstellar raiders in this sequel to Exo (2017). Read full book review >
JADE CITY  by Fonda Lee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 7, 2017

"The open-ended nature of the ending suggests that the clan war is not yet over; it'll be interesting to see what course Lee charts next."
Two clans fueled by the magical power of jade battle for control of an analog of mid-20th-century Hong Kong. Read full book review >
EXO by Fonda Lee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 31, 2017

"Believable, suspenseful science fiction. (Science fiction. 12-18)"
Sometime in the future, a young soldier working for the extraterrestrials who have conquered Earth fights a rebel group but learns that he has family ties to someone he sees as a criminal. Read full book review >
ZEROBOXER by Fonda Lee
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 8, 2015

"Top-notch science fiction and a great sports novel too. (Science fiction. 12-18)"
Boxing gets an upgrade to zero gravity in this futuristic outing. Read full book review >