Margaret Stohl
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Margaret Stohl

Margaret Stohl is a #1 New York Times bestselling & award-winning author of books, comics and videogames. Best known for the BEAUTIFUL CREATURES novels and Marvel's LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL comics, her latest book is CATS VS ROBOTS: THIS IS WAR (with husband Lewis Peterson, illustrated by their child Kay Peterson.) When not writing, she builds game worlds (#Bungie) or book festivals (#Yallwest #Yallfest) Find more about her at mstohl.com // @mstohl on twitter // margaret_stohl at instagram // margaret_stohl on snapchat.

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Margaret is the USA Today, Publishers Weekly, Los Angeles Times, Indie-Bound, Wall Street Journal and Internationally Bestselling author of twelve YA novels, and has been published in 37 languages and 48 countries.

BEAUTIFUL CREATURES was adapted into a film (2013) by Warner Brothers and Alcon Entertainment, and was an ALA William C. Morris YA Debut Award finalist in 2010, as well as a SCIBA award finalist, a NYPL Book for the Teen Age, and a YALSA Teen Top Ten Pick. Beautiful Creatures was named the #1 Teen Pick from Amazon in 2009, and the #5 Editors Pick, Overall.
Aside from the BEAUTIFUL CREATURES novels, Margaret has written the DANGEROUS CREATURES novels (both series with Kami Garcia), the ICONS novels, Marvel's BLACK WIDOW novels, ROYCE ROLLS and CATS VS ROBOTS: THIS IS WAR.

In addition to novels, Margaret is also the author of many comics, including MIGHTY CAPTAIN MARVEL, CAPTAIN MARVEL DARK ORIGINS, CAPTAIN MARVEL GENERATIONS, and LIFE OF CAPTAIN MARVEL for MARVEL COMICS.

Prior to her career in books and comics, Margaret worked in the video game industry for sixteen years, eventually co-founding 7 Studios game developer with her husband, Lewis Peterson, serving as Creative Director until the company was acquired. Margaret now splits time between Santa Monica and Seattle, where she builds game worlds at Bungie Inc.

Margaret's passion project is literacy outreach; as the co-founder of YALLFEST (Charleston, SC) and YALLWEST (Santa Monica, CA), two of the biggest kid/teen book festivals in the country, she loves nothing more than talking books with teen and youth readers.

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    • Beautiful Creatures

    • Beautiful Creatures, Book 1
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 17 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 4,811
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 4,126
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 4,165

    Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she's struggling to conceal her power and a curse that has haunted her family for generations....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Adequate for Adults

    • By FanB14 on 07-06-12

    Regular price: $17.09

    Sale price: $6.95

    • Beautiful Darkness

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 15 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,657
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,295
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 2,300

    Ethan Wate used to think of Gatlin, the small Southern town he had always called home, as a place where nothing ever changed....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Engaging and entertaining

    • By Tamra on 10-16-10

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Beautiful Chaos

    • Beautiful Creatures, Book 3
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 16 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,101
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,896
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,902

    Ethan Wate thought he was getting used to the strange, impossible events happening in Gatlin, his small Southern town....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wow! That was unexpected!

    • By Felicity Fairchild on 12-18-11

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Beautiful Redemption

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 11 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,871
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,691
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,706

    Ethan Wate has spent most of his life longing to escape the stiflingly small Southern town of Gatlin....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Christine

    • By Coftse on 12-26-12

    Regular price: $22.80

    • Marvel's Black Widow: Forever Red

    • By: Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Julia Whelan
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 326
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 305
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 303

    Natasha Romanoff is one of the world's most lethal assassins. Trained from a young age in the arts of death and deception, Natasha was given the title of Black Widow by Ivan Somodorov....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Surprisingly, I really liked it

    • By Careena on 10-11-16

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Dream Dark: A Beautiful Creatures Story

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 3 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 896
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 813
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 814

    When Link joined his best friend on a quest through a mysterious network of underground passageways crisscrossing the South, he knew the journey would be dangerous....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Awesome story, but way to short

    • By KathyDB on 08-14-12

    Regular price: $5.68

    • Dangerous Creatures

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 9 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 298
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 268
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 268

    Ridley Duchannes is nobody's heroine. She's a Dark Caster, a Siren. She can make you do things.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Love Ridley and Link!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 12-21-14

    Regular price: $26.22

    • Dangerous Dream

    • A Beautiful Creatures Story
    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins
    • Length: 1 hr and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 325
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 283
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 285

    Catch up with Ethan, Lena, and Link as they finally graduate from high school and get ready to leave the small Southern town of Gatlin....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Teaser...not a complete story

    • By MAB on 12-30-13

    Regular price: $6.83

    • Dangerous Deception

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Kevin T. Collins, Khristine Hvam
    • Length: 8 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 245
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 223
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 224

    Some loves are cursed. Others are...dangerous. Especially the love between wannabe rocker and quarter Incubus Wesley "Link" Lincoln and bonafide bad girl Ridley Duchannes....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Interesting story

    • By Brandon Wilson on 09-24-15

    Regular price: $26.22

    • The Mortal Heart

    • By: Kami Garcia, Margaret Stohl
    • Narrated by: Ellen Archer
    • Length: 1 hr and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 147
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 134

    Before she met and married Mitchell Wate, the beautiful and brilliant Lila Jane Evers was an honors student at Duke University....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • LILA AND MACON!!!

    • By Annie The Audible Addict!!! on 04-11-16

    Regular price: $4.54

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