Chris Ledbetter

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THE HIGH COURT (Month9Books 10/16/2018)
THE SKY THRONE (Month9Books 4/18/ 2017)
INKED (Evernight Teen 7/1/16)
DRAWN (Evernight Teen 6/5/15)

Chris Ledbetter is an award-winning author of short fiction and novels for young adults. “Jason’s Quest,” a short story retelling of the Jason and Medea Greek myth was published in the anthology, Greek Myths Revisited, and has over 28,000 views on Wattpad.

His first full-length novel, Drawn earned him two awards, Library of Clean Reads Best YA 2015 and Evernight Publishing Readers’ Choice Award Best YA 2015, as well as a USATODAY “Must Read” recommendation. His second novel, Inked, concludes that duology.
The Sky Throne is his newest young adult series. It includes, thus far, The Sky Throne and The High Cou
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Drawn (Terra Sempre Saga, #1)

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Chris Ledbetter Christine wrote: "Thanks for being my friend"


And thank you for being mine, Christine. ~Cheers. :D


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


Tracey (Life and Literature) Thanks so much for the friend invite Christopher!! :)


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Chris Ledbetter Catherine wrote: "Hi, Christopher.
Cheers, Catherine"


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Catherine Stine Hi, Christopher.
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