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 2,316
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,118
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,113

    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 Lost Sisters

    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 1 hr and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 125
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 119
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117

    While Jude fought for power in the Court of Elfhame against the cruel Prince Cardan, her sister, Taryn, began to fall in love with the trickster Locke. Half-apology and half-explanation, it turns out Taryn has some secrets of her own to reveal....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Loved the narration, excited for the actual sequel

    • By Bradley S on 10-07-18

    Regular price: $5.68

    • 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 1,354
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,249
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,247

    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

    • 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 338
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 304
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305

    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....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Pace is hard to follow.

    • By Charmy on 03-05-15

    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 968
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 893
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 893

    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 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 733
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 672
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 666

    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

    • 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 619
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 576
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 574

    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....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good listen

    • By Wrena on 01-28-15

    Regular price: $28.50

    • 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 580
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 545
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 542

    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

    • Ironside

    • A Modern Faery's Tale
    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Kate Rudd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156

    In the realm of Faerie, the time has come for Roiben's coronation....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Unbelievably enchanting, loved every minute!

    • By G. M. T. Schuilling on 10-12-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Doll Bones

    • By: Holly Black
    • Narrated by: Nick Podehl
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 188
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 166

    A doll that may be haunted leads three friends on a thrilling adventure in this delightfully creepy novel from the New York Times best-selling cocreator of the Spiderwick Chronicles....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • cute

    • By Tia on 09-18-15

    Regular price: $25.20

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