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Adrienne Kress

  • 4 stars across 6 books
    Adrienne Kress is a Toronto-born actor and author, and is a theatre graduate of the University of Toronto and the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in the UK.
    She is the author of two children's novels: Alex and the Ironic Gentleman and Timothy and the Dragon's Gate (Scholastic) and is a theatre graduate of the Univeristy of Toronto and London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts in the UK. Published around the world, Alex was featured in the New York Post as a "Post Potter Pick," as well as on the CBS Early Show. It won the Heart of Hawick Children's Book Award in the UK and was nominated for the Red Cedar. The sequel, Timothy, was nominated for the Audie, Red Cedar and Manitoba Young Readers Choice Awards, and was recently optioned for film. She also contributed to two anthologies in 2011: Corsets & Clockwork (YA Steampunk Romance short story anthology, Running Press Kids), and The Girl Who Was On Fire (an essay anthology analyzing the Hunger Games series, published by Smart Pop Press).
    Her debut YA, The Friday Society (Penguin), was released in the fall of 2012 to a starred review from Quill and Quire and was recently optioned for television. Outcast is her first paranormal YA romance
    5th September 2019

    Dreams Come to Life

    The official spine-tingling prequel novel based on the hit horror video game, Bendy and the Ink Machine! ... More

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    3rd July 2012

    Timothy and the Dragon's Gate

    From the author of Alex and the Ironic Gentleman comes the second tale in this magical series--the adventures of a smart... More

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    19th August 2008

    Alex and the Ironic Gentleman

    Now available in paperback--the first book in a magical new fantasy series. Often mistaken for a boy because of her hair... More

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    28th September 2015

    Outcasts 2

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    5th May 2008

    Alex and the Wigpowder Treasure

    Nasty old ladies, trains that go nowhere, a giant octopus and a shipful of the bloodthirstiest rogues that ever sailed t... More

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    5th May 2016

    Hatter Madigan: Ghost in the Hatbox: Ghost in the Hatbox

    An exciting new adventure featuring a teenaged Hatter Madigan, one of the most popular character from the New York Times... More

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