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Kathryn Purdie

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Kathryn is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the BURNING GLASS series. Her love of storytelling began as a young girl when her dad told her about someone named Boo Radley while they listened to the film score of TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD. Kathryn is a trained classical actress who studied at the Oxford School of Drama. She also writes songs on her guitar for each of her stories and shares them on her website. Kathryn lives in the Rocky Mountains with her husband and three children.

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Average rating: 3.49 · 6,028 ratings · 926 reviews · 7 distinct worksSimilar authors
Burning Glass (Burning Glas...

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Packed with fascinating relationships, pulse-pounding romance, and breathtaking adventure, this story held me captive to every page.
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Before the Broken Star by Emily R. King
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An epically drawn fantasy, complete with a strong cast of females, high seas adventures, a mysterious island, and an awesome original mythology that ties into everything, as well as a girl with a clockwork heart. Emily R. King's imagination, plotting ...more
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The Warrior Queen by Emily R. King
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An epic conclusion to a standout debut YA fantasy series. It's no small task to develop character arcs, expand a world, and enrich a magic system over multiple books, and Emily R. King does it incredibly well. I love this series, and this last book e ...more
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Once a King by Erin Summerill
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I was so happy when I found out Erin Summerill would be writing another book in the same world as EVER THE HUNTED, and the read did not disappoint, even with my super high expectations. King Aodren was one of my favorite characters from EVER THE BRAV ...more
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“I believe we decide our own fate. No one has the right to dictate who we are or what we become.”
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“I'm not a mirror. And I don't break like glass.”
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“You said I was your savior," I said, "but you won't let me save you, not truly." He shrugged in misery. "I don't know how to be saved.”
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