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Melissa de la Cruz is the New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of many critically acclaimed and award-winning novels for teens including The Au Pairs series, the Blue Bloods series, the Ashleys series, the Angels on Sunset Boulevard series and the semi-autobiographical novel Fresh off the Boat.

Her books for adults include the novel Cat’s Meow, the anthology Girls Who Like Boys Who Like Boys and the tongue-in-chic handbooks How to Become Famous in Two Weeks or Less and The Fashionista Files: Adventures in Four-inch heels and Faux-Pas.

She has worked as a fashion and beauty editor and has written for many publications including The New York Times, Marie Claire, Harper’s Bazaar, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Allure, The San Francisco Chron
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Blue Bloods (Blue Bloods, #1)

3.69 avg rating — 137,806 ratings — published 2006 — 51 editions
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Masquerade (Blue Bloods, #2)

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Revelations (Blue Bloods, #3)

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The Van Alen Legacy (Blue B...

3.95 avg rating — 64,427 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
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3.93 avg rating — 37,927 ratings — published 2010 — 27 editions
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Lost in Time (Blue Bloods, #6)

4.04 avg rating — 26,307 ratings — published 2011 — 17 editions
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Bloody Valentine (Blue Bloo...

3.98 avg rating — 22,424 ratings — published 2010 — 21 editions
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3.84 avg rating — 21,822 ratings — published 2015 — 50 editions
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Deborah was wondering if you are going to continue the series for "The Ring and the Crown"? Iniside the book it says it is a series but here on your site it says 1 book?


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