Robert Beatty

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Robert Beatty is the author of the #1 New York Times best-selling Serafina series published by Disney Hyperion, a spooky mystery-thriller about a brave and unusual girl who lives secretly in the basement of the grand Biltmore Estate.
Serafina and the Black Cloak was a #1 New York Times best seller, has been on the list for more than 60 weeks, and won the prestigious 2016 Pat Conroy Southern Book Prize. The second book in the series, Serafina and the Twisted Staff, became a #1 New York Times best seller in the first week of its launch and earned a "Starred Review" from Kirkus Reviews, which said, "Even better than its predecessor, a sequel that delivers nonstop thrills from beginning to end." Enjoyed by both young readers and adults, the book
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3.92 avg rating — 18,729 ratings — published 2015 — 34 editions
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I have three daughters (6, 13, 18). The 18-year-old wants to be an engineer. The 13-year-old wants to be an artist. We have really enjoyed reading and studying this book. Each chapter focuses on an object in our everyday lives. It's all too easy for ...more
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" Thank you for your review. I'm not actually ending the Serafina series. I'm not sure how that rumor started. My next book will be "Willa of the Wood," ...more "
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"Absolutely blew me away. Reading Serafina and the Black Cloak and Twisted Staff are a must read first before Splintered Heart. The beginning is a shocker and continues to be full of twist and turns. Great ending as only Robert Beatty can do."
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"Robert Beatty wrote the best book of the series. As soon as I got it I could not put it down.
I am 10 years old and in fourth grade and I read the book in a day and a half.
It is so thrilling, I personally think that people of all ages would love i..." Read more of this review »
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"This series is outstanding and got better with each installment. I was honored to be asked to be an Advanced Reader because I am a huge fan. And I wouldn't say nice things if I didn't mean them...it's not my style.

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“Our character isn’t defined by the battles we win or lose, but by the battles we dare to fight.”
Robert Beatty, Serafina and the Black Cloak

“Never go into the deep parts of the forest, for there are many dangers there, both dark and bright, and they will ensnare your soul.”
Robert Beatty, Serafina and the Black Cloak

“Did evil creatures think of themselves as evil? Or did they think they were doing what was right? Was evil something that was in your heart or was it how people viewed you?”
Robert Beatty, Serafina and the Black Cloak

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“Our character isn’t defined by the battles we win or lose, but by the battles we dare to fight.”
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“Never go into the deep parts of the forest, for there are many dangers there, both dark and bright, and they will ensnare your soul.”
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