A Confusion of Princes: a Spiffing Boy's Own Space Opera

Australia's megastar young adult author Garth Nix excites the imaginations of adults as well as young readers, with his startlingly original world-building. His Abhorsen Chronicles features necromancy vs. technology in a sorta alternate version of World War I. The recently reprinted Shade's Children presents a future… » 7/06/12 4:00pm 7/06/12 4:00pm

An artist depicts one of the most shocking scenes in Harbinger, the latest dystopian YA novel

Locked away because of her strange waking visions and her nightmares, Faye is seeing a disturbing vision of the world's impending destruction — even as the real world beyond her walls is actually falling apart, thanks to an oil crisis which has caused chaos and mass rioting. » 2/02/12 12:07pm 2/02/12 12:07pm