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Take Back the Skies debut
Debut author Lucy Saxon is 18 years old. Take Back the Skies is the first book in her young adult, epic adventure series that will be published by Bloomsbury in June. Read an extract in advance!
Looking for JJ sequel
Fans of Anne Cassidy's Looking for JJ will be thrilled to hear there's a follow-up coming next month, Finding Jennifer Jones, which follows life for Jennifer aged 16 years.
Marcus Sedgwick's new adult novel
Marcus Sedgwick has written his first adult novel, A Love Like Blood, which will be published by Mulholland Books on 27th March. This one is definitely for older readers and not for the squeamish!
Robert Muchamore's Rock War
We've been enjoying a sneaky peak at the first book in Robert Muchamore's new series, Rock War. It'll be released on Thursday 27th February 2014!
Prequel to The 13 Treasures
We've just heard that bestselling author Michelle Harrison is writing a prequel to her award-winning 13 series, which began with The 13 Treasures. It will be published by Simon & Schuster in 2014.
Horowitz plans new Alex Rider 'collection'
While Anthony Horowitz has told us that he's 'done' with Alex Rider, he says he is planning one more book that will bring together a number of already-published Alex Rider short stories, plus a new one about Mrs Jones and her children.
Patrick Ness' More Than This
Fans of The Knife of Never Letting Go and A Monster Calls will be excited to hear there's a new Patrick Ness novel around the corner - More Than This, publishing on 5th September.
Anthony Horowity is back!
This is a new adventure based on the Alex Rider books - but it is not about Alex Rider. This time we meet and find out about the teen assassin who was paid by Scorpia to kill Alex Rider!