Scott westerfeld became a published author in 1997 with the standalone novel polymorph. Discover book depositorys huge selection of scott westerfeld books online. Save talia pollocks party in your plants book party. In 2001, westerfeld married fellow author justine larbalestier. Scott westerfeld is the author of the leviathan series, the first book of which. Yes, im still writing a post about uglies character names. Waldo, from wheres waldo, will make an appearance at. Westerfeld divides his year so that he spends summer in sydney, australia and in new york city. My graphic novel spill zone, is being serialized online, with new pages every wednesday at.
He was born in texas and alternates summers between sydney, australia, and new york city. Writer scott westerfield first seconds spill zone and comedian. If you know about a ya book signing in nyc that is not already in this calendar, please email. The us tour for shatter city, book 2 in the new uglies series, is mostly over. Westerfeld treats readers to a captivating story about a young boy in the early 1900s, who happens to be the orphaned son of archduke ferdinand. Scott westerfeld spoke the most about this, explaining that stephanie meyer brought book tours to the book world with the twilight saga and since then, touring for books has become larger. He was born in the texas and now lives in sydney and new york city. Scott westerfelds blog meet your next favorite book. Nov 09, 2014 afterworlds is essentially two fantasy novels in one, even though one takes place in the very real world of new york publishing. Afterworlds, by scott westerfeld the new york times. Texas and alternates summers between sydney, australia and new york city. But in the meantime, fresh from the australian cover mines, heres the oz version of the last days. Edges look extra sharp, the world is maniacally beautiful and dr. As the midnighters search for the truth about the secret hour, they uncover terrifying mysteries woven into the very fabric of bixbys history, and a conspiracy that touches the world of daylight.
Whenever id run into scott over the past year or so hed whip out his iphone and excitedly showoff the latest drawings by keith thompson. Dick award, special citation for 2000 breathtaking. He won this award for his book evolutions darling estimated date. My adventures at bookexpo america and bookcon 2015 the new. He was born in texas in 1963 and grew up in texas, california, and connecticut. Westerfeld is skillful at boxofmirrors construction techniques. Among the jobs he has held are substitute teacher, factory worker, software designer, and textbook editor.
Here in nyc, hospitals are for people who cant breathe, and my gps working. Scott westerfeld has 80 books on goodreads with 2572839 ratings. Extras is a young adult science fiction novel written by scott westerfeld. Prince aleksander, wouldbe heir to the austrohungarian throne, is on the run. May 02, 2017 scott westerfeld s new graphic novel was inspired by photos of chernobyl. Scott westerfeld, bestselling author of eighteen novels for adults and young adults, including his bestknown work, the uglies series. Scott westerfeld is the author of the leviathan series, the first book of which was the winner of the 2010 locus award for best young adult fiction. However, extras differs from its predecessors in that its protagonist is fifteenyearold aya fuse, not tally youngblood. I wish i could attend a signing and meet you personally, alas i live in. Over the course of the trilogy jessica encounters other midnighters with whom she allies herself. This is the second book in new york times bestselling author scott westerfelds midnighters series. He is best known for the uglies and leviathan series. Scott westerfeld ebooks epub and pdf downloads ebookmall.
The midnighters trilogy is a sciencefiction fantasy series written by scott westerfeld. Lots of people have asked me over the years, how did david get his scar. Its another excellent aussie adaptation, with the same flair and energy as the australian cover of. Other novels of his include afterworlds and, for adults, the risen empire and the killing of worlds, parts one and two of succession westerfeld began his career writing novels for adults, but switched to ya literature with his midnighters trilogy.
The entire narrative brims with energy and invention. Alek is secretly heir presumptive to the austrohungarian throne. I am returning to the world of uglies with four new novels. Scott westerfeld books list of books by author scott westerfeld. When readers left her, she was about to be surgically altered from a pretty to a carefully engineered military special. His other novels include the new york times bestseller afterworlds, the worldwide bestselling ugli.
Scott is married to fellow author justin larbalestier and divides his time between sydney, australia and new york city. Get excited for book expo and book con, which are headed to new. Westerfeld is best known for the uglies series, including the spinoff graphic novel series shays story. In the 1980s, scott westerfeld moved to new york, which inspired his book, polymorph. Of course, my thoughts are with everyone in book worldand everywhere. Scott westerfeld books list of books by author scott. His other novels include the new york times bestseller afterworlds, the worldwide bestselling uglies series, the last days, peeps, so yesterday, and the midnighters trilogy. Extras by scott westerfeld is the fourth book in the uglies series. Rowling, james frey, madeleine roux, michelle madow, my true love gave to me, nils johnsonshelton, salt and stone, sanctum, scott westerfeld. Below is a list of scott westerfelds books in order of when they were originally published. Simon and schusters childrensimon pulse publishing date.
It will be here soon, but im trying to be detailed, which means actual work. Scott westerfeld is a software designer, a composer of music for modern dance, and the author of novels such as the risen empire and the killing of worlds. Afterworlds by scott westerfeld dripped with potential. Information and news regarding editions of scott westerfeld s books from around the world. Scott westerfeld bio, facts, family famous birthdays. April 1, 2020 how david got his scar heres a story set in the uglies world, with characters from the original series. This is a multiauthor series, and book 2 is by jennifer a. You can order from the stores below by mailor get them in person. With a contract in hand, she arrives in new york city with no. Exploring feminist ya saturday march 21 42nd street nypl, bartos forum, 5th ave at 42nd st 1. Writer scott westerfield first seconds spill zone and comedian ben holbrook appear on the comic book club for a live podcast on tuesday, june 27, 2017 at 8. Ive finished my australian tour for shatter city, but you can find plenty of signed books in my wake in sydney, ask at kinokuniya in melbourne, i left signed books at readings hawthorn, dymocks melbourne, and all three avenue bookstores in brisbane, check out the dymocks on albert street, dymocks indooroopilly, dymocks chermside, riverbend books, and qbd books in brisbane city.
In 2001, westerfeld married the australian author justine larbalestier. Upcoming nyc author events this list of upcoming book signings in the nyc area is by no means comprehensive. I got to meet scott westerfeld author of uglies, which is one the first dystopian book i remember reading. Murders, and scott westerfeld shatter city as they discuss writing books with intrigue, mysteries, and conspiracies. You can get it in bookstores, libraries, and at scholastic book clubs and fairs. Davitt bell, heather demetrios, tanuja hidier, kathryn holmes, and scott westerfeld. When scott had his first tour, 2007 for his book extras, many of the people who attended the signing had just come from stephanies tour and were surprised at how little people there were at scotts signing. Additionally, most events are limited to the manhattanbrooklyn region.
Its another excellent aussie adaptation, with the same flair and energy as. He was born in texas and alternates summers between sydney, australia and new york city. First second booth in javits center ill be signing and giving away spill zone posters and 25 spill zone galleys. A conversation about gender in ya, and about writing and promoting feminist ya in particular. The post my corona appeared first on scott westerfeld. Nov 11, 2007 the first book of the series, uglies 2005, chronicles the progress of a 16yearold rebel, tally youngblood, as she links up with an alternative society of wilderness dwellers known as the. Author interview scott westerfeld, author of leviathan.
Seee the complete schedule for everyone else involved. Scott westerfeld author scott westerfeld is the author of the leviathan series, the first book of which was the winner of the 2010 locus award for best young adult fiction. Libba bray gayle forman nova ren suma scott westerfeld moderator. Most of the events included are ya and mg, but there are also several adult signings which also may be of interest to teens. Evolutions darling notable book of 2000 new york times philip k. The next two will come out a year apart, so i hope to see you in september 2020 when im promoting book three. Scott david westerfeld born may 5, 1963 is an american writer of young adult fiction, best known as the author of the uglies and the leviathan series. Jennifer joins scott westerfeld shattered city and melissa grey rated to talk. Tallys third incarnation is thrillingly unsettling. This is just what happens in scott westerfelds exciting new novel for young adults, leviathan. However, i left many signed books in my wake, both new and original uglies. Scott westerfeld is best known as the author of the uglies series, a numberone new york times bestseller, and the leviathan and zeroes trilogies, both new york times bestsellers. Scott westerfeld is a new york times bestselling author of ya. When aya sees a group of girls surfing the superfast maglev trains, she infiltrates their group in order to kick their story.
He is best know for the uglies and leviathan series. Friday march 29, symposium 42nd street nypl, south court, 26. Nyc teen author festival writing the perils of real life panel, 42nd st. The pit loft 154 w 29th st, fl 2nd, new york, new york 1 212 2441722. His next book, impostors, returns to the world of uglies. Your book and signing line ticket can be picked up at the event. His standalone novels include so yesterday, and afterworlds. Behemoth the leviathan trilogy by westerfeld, scott and a great selection of related. Nofoolin mega signing sunday march 22 books of wonder, 18 w 18th st 14pm. In an early career, scott westerfeld was a composer. Posted on december 26, 2014 december 26, 2014 posted in uncategorized tagged a feast for crows, afterworlds, christmas, diamonds in the rough, endgame. Share talia pollocks party in your plants book party. Now her body is weaponized, her teeth, fingernails and reflexes razorsharp. Specials the uglies by scott westerfeld and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.1496 1327 1191 706 716 1014 1615 1222 1520 505 138 1519 247 546 1556 698 595 789 598 881 177 592 525 311 1522 1302 1405 1303 1509 919 3 491 788 380 802 1320 1461 460 761 196 613 1218 468 32 1174