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Alan Gratz

Alan Gratz

  • 4 stars across 12 books
ALAN GRATZ is the author of many critically-acclaimed books for children and teens, including Samurai Shortstop , an ALA Top Ten Books for Young Adults; Prisoner B-3087 ; The Brooklyn Nine ; Refugee ; and the League of Seven trilogy ( The League of Seven , The Dragon Lantern , The Monster War ). A native of Knoxville, Tennessee, Alan is now a full-time writer living in western North Carolina with his wife and daughter.
5th October 2017


  "A gripping, visceral, and hold-your-breath intense story of three young refugees." - John Green ... MoreRefugee

(3 reviews) Review
4th February 2021

Ground Zero

  Ground Zero is a number one New York Times bestseller The plot starts at a heart-pounding pace and... MoreGround Zero

(1 review) Review
1st September 2014

League of Seven

Young Archie Dent knows there really are monsters in the world. His parents are members of the Septemberist Society, who... MoreLeague of Seven

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5th July 2016

The Dragon Lantern

Archie Dent is convinced that he and his friends Hachi and Fergus are the first three members of a new League of Seven: ... MoreThe Dragon Lantern

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1st September 2018

Ban This Book

Amy Anne is shy and soft-spoken, but don’t mess with her when it comes to her favorite book in the whole world. Amy Anne... MoreBan This Book

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3rd January 2019


  Alan Gratz, New York Times bestselling author of Refugee, returns with this high-octane story of how fea... MoreGrenade

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5th July 2012

The Assassination Game

The rules are simple: Draw a target. Track him down and "kill" him with a spork. Take your victim's target for your own.... MoreThe Assassination Game

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3rd October 2019


  "A rousing and humane tribute to D-Day troops" - New York Times Book Review From Alan Gratz, the... MoreAllies

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5th January 2023

Captain America: The Ghost Army

In this thrilling historical adventure, 18-year-old Steve Rogers (AKA Captain America) and his young sidekick, Buc... MoreCaptain America: The Ghost Army

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1st February 2024

Heroes: A Novel of Pearl Harbor

  "Buckle up for Two Degrees, a Hollywood thriller of a book." - The New York Times A new book fr... MoreHeroes: A Novel of Pearl Harbor

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