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C.J. Redwine


C.J. Redwine

C.J. Redwine is the author of the Defiance trilogy, a post-apocalyptic fantasy for young adults. She's addicted to Supernatural, Grimm, and Sherlock. Harry Potter owns a piece of her soul.

Books by C.J. Redwine

by C.J. Redwine - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult 13+

Blue plans to hide the magic in her blood and continue trying to turn metal into gold so she can help her city’s homeless. Kellan Renard, crown prince of Balavata, is walking a thin line between political success and devastating violence. When mysterious forces lead to disappearances throughout Balavata, Blue and Kellan must work together to find the truth. What they discover will lead them to the darkest reaches of the kingdom and to the most painful moments of their pasts.

by C.J. Redwine - Fantasy, Fiction, Thriller, Young Adult 13+

Javan Najafai, crown prince of Akram, has spent the last ten years at an elite boarding school, far away from his kingdom. But his eagerly awaited return home is cut short when a mysterious impostor takes his place --- and no one believes Javan is the true prince. The only way to gain an audience with the king --- and reveal Javan’s identity --- is to fight in Maqbara’s yearly tournament. The only person who can help him is Sajda, who has been enslaved by Maqbara’s warden since she was a child. If they fail, they’ll be trapped in Maqbara for good --- and the secret Sajda’s been hiding will bury them both. 

by C.J. Redwine - Adventure, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction, Retelling, Young Adult 14+
The world has turned upside down for Thad and Ari Glavan, the bastard twins of Súndraille’s king. Their mother was murdered. The royal family died mysteriously. And now Thad sits on the throne of a kingdom whose streets are suddenly overrun with violence he can’t stop. Growing up ignored by the nobility, Ari never wanted to be a proper princess. And when Thad suddenly starts training Ari to take his place, she realizes that her brother’s ascension to the throne wasn’t fate. It was the work of a Wish Granter...
by C.J. Redwine - Fantasy, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+, Youth Fiction

Lorelai Diederich, crown princess and fugitive at large, has one mission: kill the wicked queen. To do that, Lorelai needs to be stronger, faster and more powerful than Queen Irina, the most dangerous sorceress Ravenspire has ever seen.

In the neighboring kingdom of Eldr, when Prince Kol's father and older brother are killed, the second-born prince is suddenly given the responsibility of saving his kingdom. To do that, Kol needs magic of his own. He makes a deal with the queen of Ravenspire, promising to become her personal huntsman --- and bring her Lorelai's heart.

Fighting to stay one step ahead of the dragon huntsman --- who she likes far more than she should --- Lorelai does everything in her power to ruin the wicked queen. But Irina isn't going down without a fight, and her final move may cost the princess the one thing she still has left to lose.