Kristin Cashore
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Kristin Cashore

Kristin Cashore grew up in the northeast Pennsylvania countryside as the second of four daughters. She received a bachelor's degree from Williams College and a master's from the Center for the Study of Children's Literature at Simmons College, and she has worked as a dog runner, a packer in a candy factory, an editorial assistant, a legal assistant, and a freelance writer. She has lived in many places (including Sydney, New York City, Boston, London, Austin, and Jacksonville, Florida), and she currently lives in the Boston area. Graceling, her first book, was an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Fire is her second book.

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    • Graceling

    • By: Kristin Cashore
    • Narrated by: David Baker, Chelsea Mixon, Zachary Exton
    • Length: 12 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,799
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 1,455
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,468

    Set in a world where some people are born with a Grace - a unique, sometimes uncanny, gift - this is the story of Katsa, whose Grace is for killing....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wounderful

    • By Wayne on 03-12-10

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Fire

    • By: Kristin Cashore
    • Narrated by: Xanthe Elbrick
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,044
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 833
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 841

    She is the last of her kind...It is not a peaceful time in the Dells. Fire is a girl whose beauty is impossibly irresistible and who can control the minds of everyone around her....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Totally Different from Graceling

    • By Allison on 01-14-10

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Bitterblue

    • Graceling, Book 3
    • By: Kristin Cashore
    • Narrated by: Xanthe Elbrick
    • Length: 16 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 940
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 836
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 843

    Eight years after Graceling, Bitterblue is now queen of Monsea. But the influence of her father, a violent psychopath with mind-altering abilities, lives on....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • I like Bitterblue, but have other issues.

    • By Amanda on 05-07-12

    Regular price: $42.00

    • Jane, Unlimited

    • By: Kristin Cashore
    • Narrated by: Rebecca Soler
    • Length: 14 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 77
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 77

    Jane has lived an ordinary life, raised by her aunt Magnolia. Jane counted on Magnolia to make the world feel expansive and to turn life into an adventure....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • never captivated me

    • By Anna on 10-25-17

    Regular price: $38.50

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