Books by Shannon Messenger

LET THE STORM BREAK by Shannon Messenger
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 4, 2014

"Witty, romantic and filled with personality—after the slow start. (Paranormal romance. 12-17)"
With Audra off dealing with fallout from revelations in Let the Sky Fall (2013), Vane is stuck by himself figuring out how to be a sylph king on the verge of war. Read full book review >
EXILE by Shannon Messenger
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 1, 2013

"However tried and true, the Harry Potter-esque elements and set pieces don't keep this cumbersome coming-of-age tale afloat, much less under way. (Fantasy 10-12)"
Full-blown middle-volume-itis leaves this continuation of the tale of a teenage elf who has been genetically modified for so-far undisclosed purposes dead in the water. Read full book review >
LET THE SKY FALL by Shannon Messenger
YOUNG ADULT
Released: March 5, 2013

"Characterization elevates this romance over similar offerings in a crowded genre. (Paranormal romance. 12-17)"
A teenage boy discovers his magical heritage and falls in love with his protector. Read full book review >
KEEPER OF THE LOST CITIES by Shannon Messenger
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 2, 2012

"Wholesome shading to bland, but well-stocked with exotic creatures and locales, plus an agreeable cast headed by a child who, while overly fond of screaming, rises to every challenge. (Fantasy. 10-12)"
A San Diego preteen learns that she's an elf, with a place in magic school if she moves to the elves' hidden realm. Read full book review >