Book Of The Month NewsJul 7th, 2009 | By Krystal | Category: Book News, Featured Articles
This post actually concerns two former TST Book of the Month selections! Maria V. Snyder, author of Poison Study (a former TST book selection), just send out her monthly newsletter with some interesting bits of information. First off, for fans of Yelena & Valek, there is a new short story for newsletter subscribers here! Secondly, Maria’s newsletter mentioned a new book she is contributing to, which contains 13 (though Amazon says 12) short stories by some of today’s best teen authors, including TST Book of the Month author Cassandra Clare! Here is a description of The Eternal Kiss:
“There’s an allure to vampire tales that have seduced readers for generations. From Bram Stoker to Stephanie Meyer and beyond, vampire stories are here to stay. For those fresh-blooded fans of paranormal romance or for those whose hunt and hunger never dies, these stories have what readers want! This collection of original tales comes from some of the hottest, most popular, and best-selling YA writers, including: Holly Black (The Spiderwick Chronicles, Tithe), Cassandra Clare (City of Bones), Rachel Caine (Morganville Vampires), Kelley Armstrong (Women of Otherworld), and Maria V. Snyder! They will make everyone a sucker for eternal kisses.”
Here is a full list of the book’s contributors:
• Holly Black (The Spiderwick Chronicles, Tithe)
• Libba Bray (A Great and Terrible Beauty)
• Melissa De La Cruz (Blue Blood)
• Cassandra Clare (City of Bones)
• Rachel Caine (Morganville Vampires)
• Nancy Holder & Debbie Viguie (Wicked)
• Cecil Castellucci (Boy Proof, Queen of Cool)
• Kelley Armstrong (Women of Otherworld)
• Maria V. Snyder
• Sarah Rees Brennan
• Lili St. Crow
• Karen Mahoney
• Dina James
The Eternal Kiss will be released on July 27. Click here to pre-order from Amazon!
You can read an excerpt of Maria’s story, Sword Point, here!
To check out both of these former TST Book of the Month selections, click on the links below for the post and accompanying podcast.