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Kelley Armstrong is a Canadian author, primarily of fantasy works. She has published twelve fantasy novels to date, most set in the world of Women of the Otherworld series, one crime fiction novel, and the Darkest Powers Trilogy. The latest novel in the Women of the Otherworld series is called Waking the Witch. Her title Thirteen made The New York Times Best Seller List for 2012. The first book in The Age of Legends Trilogy, Sea of Shadows, made the New York Times bestseller list in April 2014. (Publisher Provided) Kelley Armstrong was born in Ontario, Canada in 1968. She received a degree in psychology from the University of Western Ontario and then started studying computer programming at Fanshawe College so she would have time to write. Her first novel, Bitten, was published in 2001. Her other works include the Darkest Powers trilogy, the Women of the Otherworld series, the Nadia Stafford series, Age of Legends series and Darkness Rising series. Her title's Thirteen and Sea of Shadows made The New York Times Best Seller List. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Bitten 5,438 copies, 234 reviews
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Stolen 3,681 copies, 82 reviews
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Broken 2,833 copies, 53 reviews
The Awakening 2,810 copies, 116 reviews
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The Reckoning 2,199 copies, 117 reviews
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Living with the Dead 1,505 copies, 47 reviews
The Gathering 1,470 copies, 98 reviews
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Kelley L. Armstrong was born on 14 December 1968 in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. She is married to Jeffrey Fricke, and they have three children. After graduating with a degree in psychology from The University of Western Ontario, Armstrong then studied computer programming at Fanshawe College.
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