A Night in with Alex Aster

A Night in with Alex Aster

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A Night in with Alex Aster

Join #BookTok phenomenon Alex Aster as she marks the publication of Lightlark, an utterly gripping YA fantasy novel.

Welcome to the Centennial.

Every 100 years, the island of Lightlark appears to host the Centennial, a deadly game that only the rulers of six realms are invited to play. The invitation is a summons—a call to embrace victory and ruin, baubles, and blood. The Centennial offers the six rulers one final chance to break the curses that have plagued their realms for centuries. Each ruler has something to hide. Each realm’s curse is uniquely wicked. To destroy the curses, one ruler must die.

Isla Crown is the young ruler of Wildling—a realm of temptresses cursed to kill anyone they fall in love with. They are feared and despised and are counting on Isla to end their suffering by succeeding at the Centennial. To survive, Isla must lie, cheat, and betray…even as love complicates everything.

In conversation for the virtual event, Alex will consider the inspiration behind her new novel and touch on the themes of romance, deception and secrets, and how she came up with twists worthy of the darkest thrillers.

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