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Series: Lunar Chronicles


SCARLET by Marissa Meyer
Released: Feb. 5, 2013

Meyer returns with the second installment of the Lunar Chronicles for a futuristic spin on "Little Red Riding Hood."

Feisty, red-hoodie-wearing Scarlet is beside herself; her beloved grand-mère has been missing from the family farm in the French countryside for two weeks. Read full book review >

CINDER by Marissa Meyer
Released: Jan. 3, 2012

"Despite the simplistic and incongruous-feeling telepathic-enslaver theme, readers will return for the next installment in this sharp, futuristic "Cinderella" tale. (Science fiction/fairy tale. 12-15)"
Although it packs in more genres than comfortably fit, this series opener and debut offers a high coolness factor by rewriting Cinderella as a kickass mechanic in a plague-ridden future. Read full book review >