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Justina Ireland

Eric Ireland

Justina Ireland is the author of "Dread Nation," a New York Times bestseller, an ALA Best Fiction for Young Adults Top Ten selection and Paste Magazine's Best YA Novel of the Year. Her other books for children and teens include "Vengeance Bound," "Promise of Shadows" and the Star Wars novel, "Lando's Luck." She enjoys dark chocolate and dark humor and is not too proud to admit that she's still afraid of the dark. She lives with her husband, kid and dog in Maryland.

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Deathless Divide
Children / Teens
Balzer + Bray
February 2020
ISBN 9780062570635
336 pages
$18.99, NYP
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The sequel to the New York Times bestselling epic Dread Nation is an unforgettable journey of revenge and salvation across a divided America. More/less

Dread Nation
Children / Teens
Balzer + Bray Harperteen
June 2019
ISBN 9780062570611
480 pages
$9.99, INSTOCK
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New York Times bestseller * Six starred reviews At once provocative, terrifying, and darkly subversive, Dread Nation is Justina Ireland's stunning vision of an America both foreign and familiar—a country on the brink, at the explosive crossroads where race, humanity, and survival meet. More/less

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