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Alex Lidell is the Amazon Breakout Novel Awards finalist author of THE CADET OF TILDOR (Penguin, 2013). She is an avid horseback rider, a (bad) hockey player, and an ice-cream addict. Born in Russia, Alex learned English in elementary school, where a thoughtful librarian placed a copy of Tamora Pierce’s ALANNA in Alex’s hands. In addition to becoming the first English book Alex read for fun, ALANNA started Alex’s life long love for YA fantasy books. Alex is represented by Leigh Feldman of Leigh Feldman Literary. She lives in Washington, DC.

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Cat No problem. :D It seems like it will be a very good book.


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Alex Lidell Olga wrote: "I cannot find where I can read ur book Ms. Alex?"

It's not out yet :) Penguin has me on a spring 2013 list. I will post it to Goodreads once i have my cover art. Wonderful to see you on here :)


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Olga I cannot find where I can read ur book Ms. Alex?


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