Melissa Marr
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Melissa Marr

Melissa Marr is a former university literature instructor who writes fiction for adults, teens, and children. Her books have been translated into twenty-eight languages and been bestsellers internationally as well as domestically (NY Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, and Wall Street Journal).

Accolades include YALSA Popular Paperbacks, IRA Notable Book Pick, Book Sense Pick, Good Morning America Summer Pick for Teens, Scottish Book Trust, Red Maple finalist (in both Ontario and Manitoba), and Goodreads Good Choice Award (Horror), RWA RITA award (YA). She is best known for the Wicked Lovely series for teens, the Graveminder for adults, and her debut picturebook Bunny Roo, I Love You. She currently lives with her family in Arizona.

She has also self-published several short stories and her first novel-- The Faery Queen's Daughter (2019).

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Best Sellers

    • Thor's Serpents

    • By: K. L. Armstrong, Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Jon Wierenga, Pat Young, Casey Holloway
    • Length: 8 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    Thirteen-year-olds Matt, Laurie, and Fen have beaten near-impossible odds to assemble their fellow descendants of the Norse Gods and complete epic quests. Their biggest challenge lies ahead: battling the fierce monsters working to bring about the apocalypse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Trilogy, wish there were more

    • By Juli19 on 05-28-19

    Regular price: $25.08

    • Wicked Lovely

    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Alyssa Bresnahan
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 729
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 471
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 474

    Aislinn has always seen faeries. Powerful and dangerous, they walk hidden in the mortal world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful!

    • By Brande on 07-09-08

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Ink Exchange

    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 8 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 446
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 261
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 265

    Unbeknownst to mortals, a power struggle is unfolding in a world of shadows and danger....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • average

    • By Jennifer on 01-16-09

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Loki's Wolves

    • By: K. L. Armstrong, M. A. Marr
    • Narrated by: Casey Holloway, Jon Wierenga, Pat Young
    • Length: 7 hrs and 45 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 164
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 153
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 154

    When the apocalypse comes and the monsters of Norse mythology invade the earth, Matt Thorsen and his friends must stand in for the long-dead Norse gods to save the world....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good for Riordan fans; improves as story continues

    • By EmilyK on 07-05-14

    Regular price: $17.09

    • Radiant Shadows

    • Wicked Lovely, Book 4
    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 9 hrs and 7 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 236
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 143
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 147

    Half-human and half-faery, Ani is driven by her hungers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Great 4th Book

    • By Andrew on 06-30-13

    Regular price: $29.65

    • One Blood Ruby

    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
    • Length: 8 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 47
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 45

    Lily and her friends are forced to reckon with the truth of their own lineage and to protect one of their own, no matter what - or who - comes between them....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • AWESOME SERIES

    • By Helpful as can be:) on 07-23-18

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Fragile Eternity

    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 11 hrs and 46 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 282
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 161
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 165

    Seth never expected he would want to settle down with anyone - but that was before Aislinn. She is everything he'd ever dreamed of, and he wants to be with her forever....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Could have been so much better

    • By Susan on 08-04-10

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Darkest Mercy

    • Wicked Lovely, Book 5
    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 8 hrs and 38 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 215
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 156
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 160

    The Summer King is missing; the Dark Court is bleeding; and a stranger walks the streets of Huntsdale, his presence signifying the deaths of powerful fey....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • If you are a fan of the series, maybe.....

    • By ben on 11-11-11

    Regular price: $26.23

    • Desert Tales

    • A Wicked Lovely Novel
    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Nick Landrum
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 43

    The Mojave Desert was a million miles away from the plots and schemes of the faery courts - and that's exactly why Rika chose it as her home....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • hooked

    • By Mindy L Larson on 01-11-19

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Seven Black Diamonds

    • By: Melissa Marr
    • Narrated by: Therese Plummer
    • Length: 10 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 83
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 79
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 80

    Lilywhite Abernathy is a criminal - she's half human, half fae, and since the time before she was born her very blood has been illegal....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Not quite what I expected

    • By Steele Reviews on 07-14-16

    Regular price: $29.65

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