March 2017 NewGen Book of the Month.
A fitting and truly fabulous end to the breathtaking Broken Trilogy. It’s 1942, nearly two thousand years after time was reset and war and atomic weapons were banned, yet a terrifying regime is attempting to stamp and bully its way across the world. The resistance has a voice, Amity is determined to fight to the bitter end. This is an epic story, 650 pages flew by as my heart sank, wept, and sang. L. A. Weatherly doesn't always allow time to run concurrently, instead significant moments remain hidden, biding their time, waiting to surprise. Uncomfortable truths stride across the page, yet they don’t preach, instead this punchy, vibrant, incredible trilogy allows you to make comparisons, to feel, to think, to decide. l absolutely adore and highly recommend Black Moon, it storms your emotions, echoes the past, and yet, is a warning from the future. ~ Liz Robinson
Welcome to New Manhattan, home of dictator, Kay Pierce, and her enemies in the resistance...Leading them is Amity. Working undercover for them is the man who betrayed her. Because even when her world is broken, Amity will risk her life to fix it. Set in a daring and distorted echo of 1940s America, Black Moon brings this epic series of corruption, romance and intrigue to an explosive finale.
Teens love to read and so in addition to our Lovereading expert opinion some of our Lovereading4kids Reader Review Panel were also lucky enough to read the first title in the Broken Trilogy, Broken Sky. You can read their full reviews here.
Praise for The Broken Trilogy:
“Written with Weatherly’s trademark style, suspense, creativity and energy, this is a gripping, fascinating thriller peopled with seductive characters caught up in extraordinary events and perilous times.” Lancashire Evening Post
“Broken Sky has that rarest of qualities - it feels utterly fresh and unique.” The Zoe-Trope
Praise for L. A. Weatherly
“Truly gripping.” Malorie Blackman
“Thrilling and romantic.” Ruth Warburton
“Will have you thrilled, scared and heartbroken.” Teri Terry
“Wonderful, original.” The Sun
“Packed with suspense and drama.” The Daily Mail
Publication date: 01/03/2017
Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd
|Publication date:||1st March 2017|
|Author:||L. A. Weatherly|
|Publisher:||Usborne Publishing Ltd|
|Genres:||NewGen - YA Fiction, Books of the Month, eBook Favourites,|
|Categories:||Adventure stories (Children's / Teenage),|
L. A Weatherly was born in Arkansas, and moved to the UK in 1995. Her first book, Child X, was shortlisted for the Sheffield, Leicester and Red House Book Awards and was also chosen by the American Library Association as one of their ‘Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers’. She lives in Hampshire. L.A. Weatherly on writing Angel, the first in the trilogy: I've known Alex for a long time. He first came to me as a character almost twenty years ago, when he was a thief in a fantasy setting – an expert with knives rather than guns. ...More About L. A. Weatherly