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  • Jessica Brody

    The first novel-writing guide from the best-selling Save the Cat! story-structure series, which reveals the 15 essential plot points needed to make any novel a success. Novelist Jessica Brody presents a comprehensive story-structure guide for novelists that applies the famed Save the Cat! screenwriting methodology to the world of novel writing. Revealing the 15 'beats' (plot points) that comprise a successful story--from the opening image to the finale--this book lays out the Ten Story Genres (Monster in the House; Whydunit; Dude with a Problem) alongside quirky, original insights (Save the Cat; Shard of Glass) to help novelists craft a plot that will captivate--and a novel that will...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    The School of Secrets series of chapter books continues the story of Mal and her friends, plus new Villain kids and Auradon kids introduced in the popular Wicked World short-form videos. Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of the hit movie...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Over the course of one chaotic night stranded at the Denver airport, Ryn confronts her shattered past thanks to the charm of romance, the uniqueness of strangers, and the magic of ordinary places in this stunning novel from the author of Boys of Summer. Ryn has one unread text message on her phone. And it's been there for almost a year. She hasn't tried to read it. She can't. She won't. Because that one message is the last thing her best friend ever said to her before she died. But as Ryn finds herself trapped in the Denver International Airport on New Year's Eve thanks to a never-ending blizzard on the one-year anniversary of her best friend's death, fate literally runs into her. And...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Freddie’s Shadow Cards Freddie is the daughter of Dr. Facilier. She’s got voodoo in her blood, a deck of Shadow Cards in her hands, and a song in her villain kid heart. When Freddie’s dreams of joining the a cappella group at Auradon Prep fall apart, she uses her Shadow Cards to get her way … But dark magic always comes with a price. Ally’s Mad Mystery Ally is the daughter of Alice in Wonderland. She’s quirky, she’s funny, and she loves solving a tricky mystery. When strange things start happening at Auradon Prep that threaten the school’s big Spirit Weekend, Ally is determined to find who’s behind the madness. Will she be able to figure it out in time, or will...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    “Not to be missed!” —Marissa Meyer, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Lunar Chronicles “An explosion of emotion, intrigue, romance, and revolution.” —Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Caraval series In the tradition of The Lunar Chronicles, this sweeping reimagining of Les Misérables tells the story of three teens from very different backgrounds who are thrown together amidst the looming threat of revolution on the French planet of Laterre. A thief. An officer. A guardian. Three strangers, one shared destiny… When the Last Days came, the planet of Laterre promised hope. A new life for...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    The School of Secrets series of chapter books continues the story of Mal and her friends, plus new Villain kids and Auradon kids introduced in the popular Wicked World short-form videos. Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of the hit movie...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Freddie’s Shadow Cards Freddie is the daughter of Dr. Facilier. She’s got voodoo in her blood, a deck of Shadow Cards in her hands, and a song in her villain kid heart. When Freddie’s dreams of joining the a cappella group at Auradon Prep fall apart, she uses her Shadow Cards to get her way … But dark magic always comes with a price. Ally’s Mad Mystery Ally is the daughter of Alice in Wonderland. She’s quirky, she’s funny, and she loves solving a tricky mystery. When strange things start happening at Auradon Prep that threaten the school’s big Spirit Weekend, Ally is determined to find who’s behind the madness. Will she be able to figure it out in time, or will...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    The School of Secrets series of chapter books continues the story of Mal and her friends, plus new Villain kids and Auradon kids introduced in the popular Wicked World short-form videos. Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of the hit movie...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Freddie’s Shadow Cards Freddie is the daughter of Dr. Facilier. She’s got voodoo in her blood, a deck of Shadow Cards in her hands, and a song in her villain kid heart. When Freddie’s dreams of joining the a cappella group at Auradon Prep fall apart, she uses her Shadow Cards to get her way … But dark magic always comes with a price. Ally’s Mad Mystery Ally is the daughter of Alice in Wonderland. She’s quirky, she’s funny, and she loves solving a tricky mystery. When strange things start happening at Auradon Prep that threaten the school’s big Spirit Weekend, Ally is determined to find who’s behind the madness. Will she be able to figure it out in time, or will...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of Descendants 2! School of Secrets: Lonnie's Warrior Sword Lonnie is the daughter of Mulan. She's strong. She's fearless. And she's willing to fight for what she wants. When Lonnie takes her friends on an forbidden trip to the Imperial City to get the sword that belonged to her mother, she must prove she's a true warrior. School of Secrets: Carlos's Scavenger Hunt Carlos is the son of Cruella de Vil. He's thoughtful. He's sweet. He's kind. But when Carlos joins up with Evie and Jane for the Auradon Prep Scavenger Hunt, he decides it's his chance to prove that he's more than Mr. Nice Guy-that he'll do whatever it...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of Descendants 2! School of Secrets: Lonnie's Warrior Sword Lonnie is the daughter of Mulan. She's strong. She's fearless. And she's willing to fight for what she wants. When Lonnie takes her friends on an forbidden trip to the Imperial City to get the sword that belonged to her mother, she must prove she's a true warrior. School of Secrets: Carlos's Scavenger Hunt Carlos is the son of Cruella de Vil. He's thoughtful. He's sweet. He's kind. But when Carlos joins up with Evie and Jane for the Auradon Prep Scavenger Hunt, he decides it's his chance to prove that he's more than Mr. Nice Guy-that he'll do whatever it...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    Enjoy these all-new tales of mystery, magic, and adventure from the world of Descendants 2! School of Secrets: Lonnie's Warrior Sword Lonnie is the daughter of Mulan. She's strong. She's fearless. And she's willing to fight for what she wants. When Lonnie takes her friends on an forbidden trip to the Imperial City to get the sword that belonged to her mother, she must prove she's a true warrior. School of Secrets: Carlos's Scavenger Hunt Carlos is the son of Cruella de Vil. He's thoughtful. He's sweet. He's kind. But when Carlos joins up with Evie and Jane for the Auradon Prep Scavenger Hunt, he decides it's his chance to prove that he's more than Mr. Nice Guy-that he'll do whatever it...read more

  • Jessica Brody

    ​Deluxe edition with special embellishments on first printing only. Les Misérables meets The Lunar Chronicles in the out-of-this-world sequel to Sky Without Stars that’s an “explosion of emotion, intrigue, romance, and revolution” (Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Caraval series). A traitor. A prisoner. A fugitive. Wanted by the Regime. Destined to save the planet. Laterre is on the brink of war. The Third Estate are rioting against the injustices of a corrupt system. The Patriarche, reeling from the murder of his only heir, makes brutal attempts to quash the unrest, while a new militant faction launches a series...read more