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Ms. Cashore is a fairly new novelist as of this writing (October 2009), having only two novels, and Graceling frequently gets referred to as her "first book". However, she has been writing in-house type educational publications for several years; those nonfiction early readers in topics such as history, politics and biology are written by the SAME Kristin Cashore who authored (novels) Graceling and Fire. Please do not split the author!

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Oct
3
Manchester: YA! 4 acclaimed writers of fantasy and young adult fiction, one event! Kristin Cashore, Tui Sutherland, Caragh O'Brien, and Dayna Lorentz
Northshire Bookstore, Friday, October 3 at 4pm
Join Caragh M. O’Brien author of the Birthmarked trilogy and The Vault of Dreamers; Tui Sutherland one of four authors working on the epic animal fantasy Warriors and Seekers and Spirit Animals; Kristin Cashore author of Graceling, Fire, and Bitterblue; and Dayna Lorentz, author of The Storm, The pack, The Return. and No Safety in Numbers, for a lively afternoon!

Location: Street: 4869 Main St Additional: City: Manchester Center, Province: Vermont Postal Code: 05255 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)

Kristin Cashore has 1 media appearance.

Dec
6
Journalist Sebastian Junger
Fresh Air, Saturday, December 6, 2003 at 0am
Journalist Sebastian Junger has just returned from Afghanistan, where he was traveling with the Northern Alliance. Last year he was also in Afghanistan following Ahmad Shah Massoud, (known as the "Lion of Panjshir"), the legendary leader of the guerrilla war against the Soviets, who had been fighting the Taliban. Massoud was assassinated by Osama bin Laden's associates in September. Junger is also the author of the bestseller The Perfect Storm, and his new book, Fire. (Shortride)… (more)

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Kristin Cashore grew up in a rural area of the northeast Pennsylvania, as the second of four daughters. During her childhood she read constantly. She received a bachelor's degree from Williams College and a master's from the Center for the Study of Children's Literature at Simmons College, where she worked with Liza Ketchum and was named a Virginia Haviland Scholar. She has worked as a dog runner, a packer in a candy factory, an editorial assistant, and a legal assistant. She is a freelance educational writer who writes content for textbooks and teacher editions, as well as book reviews for The Horn Book Guide and other publications. Since 2008 she also wrote fantasy novels for Young Adults.

She has lived in Pennsylvania, Florida, Sydney, Boston, Cambridge, Austin, Italy and even London before settling, for the moment, in Massachusetts.
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Ms. Cashore is a fairly new novelist as of this writing (October 2009), having only two novels, and Graceling frequently gets referred to as her "first book". However, she has been writing in-house type educational publications for several years; those nonfiction early readers in topics such as history, politics and biology are written by the SAME Kristin Cashore who authored (novels) Graceling and Fire. Please do not split the author!

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