Ballad

by Maggie Stiefvater

'new gen' - Great Fiction for Young Adults

LoveReading View on Ballad

The stunning sequel to Lament is a new compelling, romantic and absolutely addictive novel from Maggie Stiefvater set in the vicious world of fairie.  For anyone looking for something both creepy and fantastical this is it.

Ballad Synopsis

When his best friend, Dee, fell in love with a faerie, James realized she'd never feel the same way about him. The only way he could survive the hurt was to throw himself into music. But James didn't realize this path would lead to Nuala, a faerie who promises she can make all his dreams come true.

Ballad Press Reviews

Praise for Shiver:
‘A truly engrossing novel about star-crossed lovers who would do anything to stay together.  A magnificent and haunting love story’ youngscot.org

‘An engrossing story of teenaged love. Humourous and witty with wry observations of suburban existence’ Books for keeps

‘Shiver has a sense of unfolding mystery, a genuine quest and threats from humans and wolves alike’ Observer

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ISBN: 9781407121123
Publication date: 05/05/2011
Publisher: Scholastic
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781407121123
Publication date: 5th May 2011
Author: Maggie Stiefvater
Publisher: Scholastic
Format: Paperback
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction,
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About Maggie Stiefvater

Maggie Stiefvater is a twenty-seven year old writer, artist and musician. Her debut novel, Lament: The Faerie Queen’s Deception, was published by Flux in 2008. She lives in rural Virginia, USA, with her husband and their two young children. As well as being an author, Maggie is an award-winning artist and plays several instruments including the Celtic harp, the piano and the bagpipes. Maggie says her greatest literary influences for Shiver were Crow Lake and The Time Traveler’s Wife “because they tell quiet, bittersweet love stories.”   Maggie Stiefvater on Maggie Stiefvater: All of my ...

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