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Alison is the author of EON and EONA, a New York Times Bestselling fantasy duology. Her latest novel --The Dark Days Club-- is Book 1 in a new trilogy, and will be published in the USA and UK in January 2016, and December 2015 in Australia. It has been reviewed by Publishers Weekly as "a delicious collision of Regency romance and dark fantasy". Alison calls it "Pride and Prejudice meets Buffy in English high society".

EON was short-listed for Victorian, NSW, and WA Premier’s Literary awards, and won the 2008 Aurealis Award for Best Fantasy Novel. It was also listed as an American Library Association Best Young Adult Book (2010), a James Tiptree Jr. Honour book, and a CBCA Notable Book.

Alison’s first novel, Singing the Dogstar Blues, won
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Hi.

I'm so excited to finally be able to show you the US cover of my upcoming novel "The Dark Days Club" alongside an excerpt from the first chapter (on EW online).
Huzzah! I hope you enjoy.

http://www.ew.com/article/2015/08/12/...

The release date for "The Dark Days Club" is January 2016...coming up faster than you think :D

Cheers for now,
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Published on August 13, 2015 16:49 Tags: alison-goodman, eon, eona, lady-helen, regency, supernatural, the-dark-days-club
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“I found power in accepting the truth of who I am. It may not be a truth that others can accept, but I cannot live any other way. How would it be to live a lie every minute of your life.”
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