Patrick Ness





Patrick Ness


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in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, The United States
January 01, 1971

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Patrick Ness, an award-winning novelist, has written for England’s Radio 4 and Sunday Telegraph and is a literary critic for The Guardian. He has written many books, including the Chaos Walking Trilogy, The Crash of Hennington, Topics About Which I Know Nothing, and A Monster Calls.

He has won numerous awards, including the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize, the Booktrust Teenage Prize, and the Costa Children’s Book Award. Born in Virginia, he currently lives in London.

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The UK and US covers for Release have been revealed!  The UK cover is the pathway one and is out in the UK, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand and Denmark in May, and the railway one is the US cover and is out there and Canada in September.  I can’t wait for you to read this one.  I talk about it a little here to Buzzfeed.  Hope you like it!  Not long now…

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A Monster Calls

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The Knife of Never Letting ...

3.96 avg rating — 109,092 ratings — published 2008 — 83 editions
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The Ask and the Answer (Cha...

4.20 avg rating — 51,621 ratings — published 2009 — 62 editions
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Monsters of Men (Chaos Walk...

4.25 avg rating — 46,429 ratings — published 2010 — 60 editions
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More Than This

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here

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The New World (Chaos Walkin...

3.87 avg rating — 7,372 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
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The Crane Wife

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Chaos Walking: A Trilogy

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Snowscape (Chaos Walking, #...

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“You do not write your life with words...You write it with actions. What you think is not important. It is only important what you do.”
Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls

“There is not always a good guy. Nor is there always a bad one. Most people are somewhere in between.”
Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls

Stories are wild creatures, the monster said. When you let them loose, who knows what havoc they might wreak?
Patrick Ness, A Monster Calls

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