Holly Black
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Holly Black

Holly Black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids and teens. Some of her titles include The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), The Modern Faerie Tale series, the Curse Workers series, Doll Bones, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, the Magisterium series (with Cassandra Clare) and The Darkest Part of the Forest. She has been a a finalist for an Eisner Award, and the recipient of the Andre Norton Award, the Mythopoeic Award and a Newbery Honor. She currently lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with a secret door. 

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Best Sellers

    • The Cruel Prince

    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 12 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,335
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,234
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,230

    By number-one New York Times best-selling author Holly Black, the first book in a stunning new series about a mortal girl who finds herself caught in a web of royal faerie intrigue....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Mixed feelings . . .

    • By S. E. on 03-09-18

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Darkest Part of the Forest

    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Lauren Fortgang
    • Length: 8 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 498
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 465
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 463

    Hazel lives with her brother, Ben, in the strange town of Fairfold where humans and fae exist side by side. The faeries' seemingly harmless magic attracts tourists....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Holly Black does it again

    • By Julie on 05-08-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • The Iron Trial

    • Book One of The Magisterium
    • By: Holly Black, Cassandra Clare
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,202
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,103
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,101

    Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Harry Potter it ain't!

    • By Douglas on 09-11-14

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Bronze Key

    • The Magisterium, Book 3
    • By: Holly Black, Cassandra Clare
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 621
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 567
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 561

    Students at the Magisterium are supposed to be safe. Under the watchful eyes of the mages, they are taught to use magic to bring order to a chaotic world. But now the chaos is fighting back....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • You are who?

    • By Krista Jasper on 09-12-16

    Regular price: $31.50

    • Tithe

    • A Modern Faerie Tale
    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 272
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 245
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 245

    een-year-old Kaye is a modern nomad. Fierce and independent, she travels from city to city with her mother’s rock band until an ominous attack forces Kaye back to her childhood home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Listening for the First Time

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-06-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Copper Gauntlet

    • Magisterium, Book 2
    • By: Holly Black, Cassandra Clare
    • Narrated by: Paul Boehmer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 856
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 792
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 788

    Callum Hunt's summer break isn't like other kids'. His closest companion is a Chaos-ridden wolf, Havoc. His father suspects him of being secretly evil....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Harry Potter with a twist is back

    • By Canadian eReader on 09-08-15

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Christine Lakin
    • Length: 12 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 462
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 432
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 429

    One morning, after a perfectly ordinary party, Tana wakes up surrounded by corpses....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • 'Coldest Girl' is on Fire!

    • By RaisinNut on 09-13-13

    Regular price: $26.22

    • White Cat

    • The Curse Workers, Book One
    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Jesse Eisenberg
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 286
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 233
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 229

    Cassel comes from a family of curse workers people who have the power to change your emotions, your memories, your luck, by the slightest touch of their hands....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Holly Black's Next Great Trick

    • By Dave on 04-20-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • The Nixie's Song

    • Beyond Spiderwick Chronicles, Book One
    • By: Tony DiTerlizzi, Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Andrew McCarthy
    • Length: 1 hr and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 97
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 55
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 55

    Eleven-year-old Nicholas Vargas thinks his sucky life has been turned upside down....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!

    • By Laura on 03-31-18

    Regular price: $14.60

    • Valiant

    • A Modern Tale of Faerie
    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Renee Raudman
    • Length: 7 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 221
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 152
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 152

    Holly Black follows her breakout debut, Tithe, with a rich, harrowing, and compulsively readable parable of betrayal, abuse, friendship, and love....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • needs something

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-31-06

    Regular price: $27.93

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