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The Hazel Wood: A Novel

Welcome to Melissa Albert's The Hazel Woodthe fiercely stunning New York Times bestseller everyone is raving about!

Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get: Her mother is stolen away—by a figure who claims to come from the Hinterland, the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother's stories are set. Alice's only lead is the message her mother left behind: “Stay away from the Hazel Wood.”

Alice has long steered clear of her grandmother’s cultish fans. But now she has no choice but to ally with classmate Ellery Finch, a Hinterland superfan who may have his own reasons for wanting to help her. To retrieve her mother, Alice must venture first to the Hazel Wood, then into the world where her grandmother's tales began—and where she might find out how her own story went so wrong.

Don’t miss the New York Times bestselling sequel to The Hazel Wood, The Night Country, out now, or Tales from the Hinterland, coming January 12, 2021!

Melissa Albert is the New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel Wood and The Night Country. She was the founding editor of the Barnes & Noble Teen Blog and has written for McSweeney’s, Time Out Chicago, and MTV. Melissa is from Illinois and lives in Brooklyn, New York.

ISBN: 9781250147936

ISBN-10: 9781250147936

Publisher: Flatiron Books

Publication Date: 03/26/2019 - 12:00am

On Sale: 03/26/2019 - 12:00am

Pages: 400

Language: English

Categories

Young Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Contemporary

Young Adult Fiction / Fairy Tales & Folklore

Young Adult Fiction / Fantasy / Dark Fantasy

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