K.A. Reynolds

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K. A. Reynolds is a Winnipeg, Canada native who lives for Monty Python, old dead poets, ushering creepy crawly things with numerous legs out of houses, and writing dark and lovely things for children. Despite her innocent appearance, she has been described on more than one occasion as the following: strange, grim, fierce book fancier, cat, lover of the fantastic, indulger of the macabre, and more often than not, witch. Her debut MG Fantasy, The Land of Yesterday, debuted with HarperCollins 7-31-18, with a second MG Fantasy, The Spinner of Dreams, to follow 8-27-19.

K.A has been published in several poetry journals and could wallpaper the universe in all the unread poems hidden on her computer. When not caring for the elderly as a certified
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The Land of Yesterday

4.19 avg rating — 161 ratings — published 2018 — 9 editions
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The Spinner of Dreams

4.47 avg rating — 38 ratings — expected publication 2019 — 3 editions
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“In Cecelia's opinion, people who didn't believe in fantastical things were awfully hard to listen to.”
K.A. Reynolds, The Land of Yesterday

“What choice did she have? Adults always did what they wanted, despite their children's sensible suggestions.”
K.A. Reynolds, The Land of Yesterday

“Unfortunately, confusing and crazy ordeals are often the only way to get to the bottom of incomprehensible things.”
K.A. Reynolds, The Land of Yesterday

“I was in a maze. No matter which way I turned, it was the wrong way.”
Umberto Eco, The Mysterious Flame of Queen Loana

“Eleanor was right. She never looked nice. She looked like art, and art wasn't supposed to look nice; it was supposed to make you feel something.”
Rainbow Rowell, Eleanor & Park

“And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.”
Friedrich Nietzsche

“Anyone can love a thing because. That's as easy as putting a penny in your pocket.
But to love something despite. To know the flaws and love them too. That is rare and pure and perfect.”
Patrick Rothfuss, The Wise Man's Fear

“You have witchcraft in your lips, there is more eloquence in a sugar touch of them than in the tongues of the French council; and they should
sooner persuade Harry of England than a general petition of monarchs.”
William Shakespeare, Henry V




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