Mary Hoffman

Mary Hoffman

in The United Kingdom
January 01, 1945



Mary Hoffman is a bestselling British author and reviewer, born in 1945. She is a true enthusiast of Italy and spends a lot of her time there, which shows in her Stravaganza novels: a series currently in publication. In total, she has written over 80 books, including the aforementioned Stravaganza series and the bestselling picture book, Amazing Grace. Mary is also the editor of a review magazine Armadillo for kids.

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Average rating: 4.02 · 51,073 ratings · 2,972 reviews · 146 distinct worksSimilar authors
Amazing Grace

4.34 avg rating — 12,184 ratings — published 1991 — 32 editions
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City of Masks (Stravaganza,...

3.90 avg rating — 14,258 ratings — published 2002 — 53 editions
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City of Stars (Stravaganza,...

4.01 avg rating — 6,807 ratings — published 2003 — 38 editions
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City of Flowers (Stravaganz...

3.98 avg rating — 5,635 ratings — published 2005 — 28 editions
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City of Secrets (Stravaganz...

3.88 avg rating — 3,508 ratings — published 2008 — 14 editions
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City of Ships (Stravaganza,...

really liked it 4.00 avg rating — 2,395 ratings — published 2010 — 12 editions
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City of Swords (Stravaganza...

3.87 avg rating — 1,596 ratings — published 2012 — 10 editions
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The Falconer's Knot: A Stor...

3.62 avg rating — 1,125 ratings — published 2007 — 15 editions
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3.35 avg rating — 461 ratings — published 2011 — 10 editions
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The Great Big Book of Families

4.26 avg rating — 330 ratings — published 2010 — 7 editions
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More books by Mary Hoffman…
City of Masks City of Stars City of Flowers City of Secrets City of Ships City of Swords
(6 books)
3.94 avg rating — 34,199 ratings

Amazing Grace Boundless Grace Grace & Family Starring Grace Princess Grace Grace at Christmas Bravo, Grace!
(8 books)
4.32 avg rating — 12,995 ratings

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“My guard will run you through if he catches you looking at my face," said Arianna.
"I don't think so. I think it might be treason to kill a duke," said Luciano.
"But you're not a duke," said Arianna.
"I will be if you marry me," said Luciano.
"Yes, you would be," said Arianna.
"If you are asking me."
"I'm asking."
"And if I accepted."
"Do you?"
"I do. With all my heart.”
Mary Hoffman, City of Flowers

“There are some choices you can only make once. You can't go back to where you made a choice and then take the other one.”
Mary Hoffman, City of Flowers

“I hardly think a girl is much of a threat. I presume you searched her for weapons? But if she attempts to suffocate me with her straw mattress, I promise to call out for help.”
Mary Hoffman, City of Masks

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