Shannon Messenger
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Shannon Messenger

Shannon Messenger graduated from the USC School of Cinematic Arts where she learned--among other things--that she liked watching movies much better than making them. She's studied art, screenwriting, and television production, but realized her real passion was writing for kids and teens. She's the NYT and USA Today bestselling author of the award-winning middle grade series, KEEPER OF THE LOST CITIES, as well as the SKY FALL series for young adults. Her books have been featured on multiple state reading lists, published in numerous countries, and translated into many languages. She lives in Southern California with her husband and an embarrassing number of cats. Find her online at shannonmessenger.com.

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Best Sellers

    • Keeper of the Lost Cities

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 12 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33

    Twelve-year-old Sophie has never quite fit into her life. She’s skipped multiple grades and doesn’t really connect with the older kids at school, but she’s not comfortable with her family, either. The reason? Sophie’s a Telepath, someone who can read minds....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Amazing!

    • By Anonymous User on 11-26-18

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Flashback

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 23 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 4

    In this unforgettable seventh book in The New York Times and USA Today best-selling Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must let the past and present blur together, because the deadliest secrets are always the ones that get erased....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great book series!

    • By Amazon Customer on 12-15-18

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Everblaze

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 14 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 17

    Sophie Foster is ready to fight back. Her talents are getting stronger, and with the elusive Black Swan group ignoring her calls for help, she’s determined to find her kidnappers - before they come after her again....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Exile

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 14 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Sophie befriends the mythical Alicorn - and puts her mysterious powers to the test - in this enchanting sequel to Keeper of the Lost Cities....

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Neverseen

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 16 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 13

    Sophie Foster is on the run - but at least she’s not alone. Her closest friends from the Lost Cities have gone with her to join the Black Swan. They still have doubts about the shadowy organization, but the only way to find answers is to start working with them....

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Lodestar

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 16 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    Sophie Foster is back in the Lost Cities - but the Lost Cities have changed. The threat of war hangs heavy over her glittering world, and the Neverseen are wreaking havoc. The lines between friend and enemy have blurred, and Sophie is unsure whom to trust....

    Regular price: $29.95

    • Nightfall

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Caitlin Kelly
    • Length: 20 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    In this spectacular sixth book in the New York Times and USA Today best-selling Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must uncover the truth about the Lost Cities’ insidious past, before it repeats itself and changes reality....

    Regular price: $34.94

    • Let the Sky Fall

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Kristen Leigh, Nick Podehl
    • Length: 10 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 133
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 120

    A broken past and a divided future can’t stop the electric connection of two teens in this "charged and romantic" (Becca Fitzpatrick), lush novel.....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Clever, fresh and fun.

    • By Crystal on 08-12-13

    Regular price: $21.95

    • Let the Storm Break

    • By: Shannon Messenger
    • Narrated by: Nick Podehl, Kristen Leigh
    • Length: 9 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 37
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36

    Vane Weston is haunted. By the searing pull of his bond to Audra. By the lies he’s told to cover for her disappearance....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable Characters

    • By Talvi on 04-26-15

    Regular price: $17.95

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