Alexandra Adornetto


Born
in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
April 18, 1992

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Influences
Anne Rice, Harper Lee, J.M Barrie


Alexandra Emily Adornetto was born on the 18th of April 1992 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. She is the only child of an English Teacher and a Drama Teacher and attended, in her own words, "many" schools including MacRobertson Girls' High School, Ruyton Girls' School and Eltham College. She has loved stories for as long as she can remember. In 2006, she won the State Legacy Public Speaking competition. She began writing a Children's novel when she was only 13, inspired by J.M. Barrie’s Peter Pan. At 14, she sold it to HarperCollins Publishers, that also bought the two next novels of The Strangest Adventures series. The Halo series is her first YA fantasy romance and marks her international debut. She relocated to Oxford, Mississippi, whe ...more

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“A man in love can do extraordinary things, I don’t care if you’re an angel, you’re my angel, and I won’t let you go.”
Alexandra Adornetto, Halo
tags: love

“I thought you were gone forever, I thought you’d walked away from everything, because I failed, because I destroyed the only thing that ever mattered to me. I waited for you to come, but you didn’t.”
Alexandra Adornetto, Halo

“One of the most frustrating words in the human language, as far as I could tell, was love.
So much meaning attached to this one little word. People bandied it about freely, using it to
describe their attachments to possessions, pets, vacation destinations, and favorite foods. In the
same breath they then applied this word to the person they considered most important in their
lives. Wasn’t that insulting? Shouldn’t there be some other term to describe deeper emotion?”
Alexandra Adornetto, Halo

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The Hunger games trilogy by Suzanne Collins Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3) by Suzanne Collins The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by Suzanne Collins Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2) by Suzanne Collins Suzanne Collins
 
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The Nine Lives of Chloe King Trilogy The Fallen (Nine Lives of Chloe King #1) by Celia Thomson The Stolen (Nine Lives of Chloe King #2) by Celia Thomson The Chosen (Nine Lives of Chloe King #3) by Celia Thomson Celia Thomson
 
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The Halo Trilogy by Alexandra Adornetto Halo (Halo, #1) by Alexandra Adornetto Hades (Halo, #2) by Alexandra Adornetto Heaven by Alexandra Adornetto Alexandra Adornetto
 
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Across the Universe Trilogy by Beth Revis Across the Universe (Across the Universe, #1) by Beth Revis A Million Suns (Across the Universe, #2) by Beth Revis Shades of Earth (Across the Universe, #3) by Beth Revis Beth Revis
 
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