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Amélie Wen Zhao

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in Paris, France


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January 2013


[Hi friends! I don't check Goodreads anymore, but you can find me on Instagram @ameliewenzhao and Twitter @ameliewenzhao.]

Amélie Wen Zhao is a Paris-born Chinese national who fell in love with stories since she was old enough to hold a book. Raised in an international community in Beijing, she had the opportunity to grow up steeped in the values and teachings of three different cultures. Romance of the Three Kingdoms, Les Misérables, and Wuthering Heights were among her favorite works.

It wasn't long before she wanted to tell her own tales. After graduating from New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business in 2014, Amélie began working as a finance professional by day, and writing by night. Her young adult fantasy trilogy, BLOOD

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Update: So, the cover is live! Andddd it's time for me to hide and never come on Goodreads again! Just kidding. Sort of?

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"Read a newer version and it is just as wonderful as the first time around! I love the new details Kelly added in and the badass Slytherin Moira Alexander is and the sweetie Hufflepuff that is Jude Osric. At the core of this amazing story, everyone ne" Read more of this review »
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"This book was SO. FREAKING. GOOD!!! I was surprised at every single turn of the plot, falling more and more in love with these characters in this world.

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“Why did you help me?” she asked, trying to keep her voice from shaking.
His smile faded slightly. “Because good things don’t usually happen to girls who come from nothing.”
Aina cast her eyes downward. She was already well-aware of that.
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“In the face of fear, one could choose to run, or to rise.”
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Which November New Release would you like to read in December?

Books were randomly chosen from Goodreads' "Most Popular Books Published In November" list.

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The Deep by Rivers Solomon (write-in)
  1 vote, 33.3%

False Value (Rivers of London, #8) by Ben Aaronovitch
False Value by Ben Aaronovitch
(Rivers of London, #8)
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  1 vote, 33.3%

The Rise of Magicks (Chronicles of The One, #3) by Nora Roberts
The Rise of Magicks by Nora Roberts
(Chronicles of The One, #3)
  0 votes, 0.0%

Blood Heir (Blood Heir, #1) by Amélie Wen Zhao
Blood Heir by Amélie Wen Zhao
(Blood Heir, #1)
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Where Winter Finds You (Black Dagger Brotherhood, #17.5) by J.R. Ward
Where Winter Finds You by J.R. Ward
(Black Dagger Brotherhood, #17.5)
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Sisters of Shadow and Light (Sisters of Shadow and Light, #1) by Sara B. Larson
Sisters of Shadow and Light by Sara B. Larson
(Sisters of Shadow and Light, #1)
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The Toll (Arc of a Scythe, #3) by Neal Shusterman
The Toll by Neal Shusterman
(Arc of a Scythe, #3)
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The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air, #3) by Holly Black
The Queen of Nothing by Holly Black
(The Folk of the Air, #3)
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