Blog Tour Exclusive: The Rose Society by @Marie_Lu
When I first read The Young Elites, book one of the series with the same name, Marie Lu had firmly wedged her way into my affections having written, in my opinion, one of the smartest YA books to date. The Legend Series took characterization up a notch with its focus on two very determined but unique leads and I was duly impressed with the accuracy of voice, Lu infused these two fictional individuals with. However, it was Adelina Amouteru, who I became thoroughly enamored of.
Adelina is... ...
Book Trailer for @Marie_Lu #TheYoungElites
You have no idea how goooooooood The Young Elites is until you read it. So yeah... you should get on those pre-orders because seriously... missing out on one of the best new YA series out there right now. And that's saying a lot given ALL THE AWESOME coming out right now.
And if I have not convinced you yet with this interview or this one interview than have a book trailer to entice you.
This fantasy story is set in a “Renaissance-like ...
EXCLUSIVE: @Marie_Lu Knows #VideoGames #YoungElites
Recently, the pleasure was all mine when Marie Lu agreed to being interviewed by a bunch of blogging sites, Fangirlish included. Such a sweetheart, who still showed up despite having a sick dog that night and after having such a rough day taking care of the little pup. However, Fangirlish was fortunate enough to have a few other questions for her that she later answered and fit right into my post on Assassin's Creed.
Which, if you read the previous interview, know was one of the most ...
Discussing Villains with @Marie_Lu in #TheYoungElites Interview
While the dystopian genre resurges with a bevy of authors from all over the age range spectrum, a few elite were picked by the world as stand-out. Marie Lu’s trilogy – Legend, Prodigy and Champion – survived the hype and definitely became known as some of the best new YA Lit out there for readers looking to replicate the excitement they felt when reading the Hunger Games the first time. A New York Times-Besteller series, Legend has put Lu at the top of the game.
However, Lu isn’t ...
AHH! Cover Reveal for LEGEND Author Marie Lu’s Next Phase of the Series! ‘THE YOUNG ELITES’
Marie Lu is taking the Legend series into a new phase, The Young Elites follows a survivor of the blood plague, Adelina Amouteru, with some distinguishing traits like a large scar and white hair. Rejected by her family, she joins the underground society of young elites. Some of the elites are out for good, while chose to use their talents for the worst, and Adelina comes in and shakes up their world..
Marie Lu says:
"It chronicles a good person's downfall into becoming a villain, and I ...