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Maggie Stiefvater


Maggie Stiefvater

Entertainment Weekly has called Maggie Stiefvater, “one of the finest YA novelists writing today.” Maggie Stiefvater is a writer, artist, and musician and a New York Times bestselling author.

There are more than 1.8 million copies of her Shiver series in print, with rights to thirty-six foreign editions licensed. LINGER, the second book in the Shiver series, debuted at #1 on the New York Times Bestseller list. THE SCORPIO RACES (2011) was named to the following best of the year lists for 2011: Publishers Weekly, School Library Journal, The Horn Book and Kirkus Reviews.

In addition, THE SCORPIO RACES was named a 2012 Michael L. Printz Honor Book by the American Library Association and a New York Times Notable Children’s Book. The Raven Cycle, Stiefvater’s latest New York Times bestselling series, has received over a dozen starred reviews across three books. And in Spring 2014, Stiefvater wrote HUNTED, the second book in the Spirit Animals series, which also hit the New York Times bestseller list. Stiefvater lives in Virginia with her family.

Photo Credit: Edward Stiefvater

Books by Maggie Stiefvater

by Maggie Stiefvater - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 13+

At the heart of Bicho Raro, Colorado, you will find the Soria family, who all have the ability to perform unusual miracles. And at the heart of this family are three cousins longing to change its future: Beatriz, the girl without feelings, who wants only to be free to examine her thoughts; Daniel, the Saint of Bicho Raro, who performs miracles for everyone but himself; and Joaquin, who spends his nights running a renegade radio station under the name Diablo Diablo. They are all looking for a miracle. But the miracles of Bicho Raro are never quite what you expect.

by Brenna Yovanoff , Tessa Gratton, and Maggie Stiefvater - Anthology, Fiction, Young Adult 13+
In an unassuming corner of Brooklyn, a young woman learns to be ladylike, to love context and to speak her mind from a very curious sort of tutor. In a faraway land convulsed by war, a young soldier hears the desert's curious hum as he disarms bombs with the person he doesn't know how to love. In a place so shriveled by drought that any drowning is a curiosity, a young writer tries again and again to tread water beneath the surface of a vast and unusual sea. Three new stories from 3 acclaimed young adult authors working at the height of their powers. Curious?
by Maggie Stiefvater - Dystopian, Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+, Youth Fiction

All her life, Blue has been warned that she will cause her true love's death. She doesn't believe in true love and never thought this would be a problem, but as her life becomes caught up in the strange and sinister world of the Raven Boys, she's not so sure anymore.

by Brenna Yovanoff , Tessa Gratton, and Maggie Stiefvater - Anthology, Fantasy, Paranormal, Science Fiction, Supernatural, Youth Fiction

A vampire locked in a cage in the basement, for good luck; bad guys, clever girls and the various reasons why the guys have to stop breathing; a world where fires never go out (with references to vanilla ice cream). These are but a few of the curiosities collected in this volume of short stories by three acclaimed practitioners of paranormal fiction. 

by Maggie Stiefvater - Supernatural Fiction, Young Adult 13+
Blue Sargent has found things. For the first time in her life, she has friends she can trust, a group to which she can belong. The Raven Boys have taken her in as one of their own. Their problems have become hers, and her problems have become theirs. The trick with found things, though, is how easily they can be lost. Friends can betray. Mothers can disappear. Visions can mislead. Certainties can unravel.
by Maggie Stiefvater - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Now that the ley lines around Cabeswater have been woken, nothing for Ronan, Gansey, Blue, and Adam will be the same. Ronan, for one, is falling more and more deeply into his dreams, and his dreams are intruding more and more into waking life. Meanwhile, some very sinister people are looking for some of the same pieces of the Cabeswater puzzle that Gansey is after...

by Maggie Stiefvater - Fiction

Cole and Isabel share a past that never seemed to have a future. They have the power to love each other and the power to tear each other apart. The only thing for certain is that they cannot let go in this companion book to the Shiver Trilogy series.

by Maggie Stiefvater - Fantasy, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Gansey has always loved the tales of sleeping kings. He thinks he’s found one, or at least the area where one might be. And the best way to be there is to attend the prestigious Aglionby Academy for Boys. Blue is the daughter of the town psychic in Henrietta, Virginia, but doesn't believe in things like spirits or true love. Although her policy is to stay away from Aglionby boys, one in particular may be able to change her mind about magic, and maybe even love.

by Maggie Stiefvater - Fantasy

It happens at the start of every November: the Scorpio Races. Riders attempt to keep hold of their water horses long enough to make it to the finish line. Some live, while others die. In this stand-alone novel from Maggie Stiefvater, two competitors are swept up in this daring, dangerous race across a cliff --- with more than just their lives at stake should they lose. 

by Maggie Stiefvater - Fantasy, Fiction, Paranormal Romance, Romance, Young Adult 13+

In SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. In LINGER, they fought to be together. Now, in FOREVER --- the conclusion to the Wolves of Mercy Falls trilogy --- the stakes are even higher than before. Wolves are being hunted. Lives are being threatened. And love is harder and harder to hold on to as death comes closing in.

by Maggie Stiefvater - Romance, Supernatural

In Maggie Stiefvater's SHIVER, Grace and Sam found each other. Now, in LINGER, they must fight to be together. At turns harrowing and euphoric, this second installment in the Wolves of Mercy Falls trilogy is a spellbinding love story that explores both sides of love --- the light and the dark, the warm and the cold --- in a way you will never forget.

by Maggie Stiefvater - Romance, Supernatural

Grace has spent years watching the wolves in the woods behind her house. And one yellow-eyed wolf --- her wolf --- is a chilling presence she can't seem to live without.