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Michelle Hodkin

Biography

Michelle Hodkin

Michelle Hodkin is the author of the Mara Dyer Trilogy, which was a New York Times, USA Today, and Publishers Weekly bestselling series. The trilogy, which includes THE UNBECOMING OF MARA DYER, THE EVOLUTION OF MARA DYER, and THE RETRIBUTION OF MARA DYER, was described as “haunting and dreamlike” by Cassandra Clare and “darkly funny, deliciously creepy, and genuinely thoughtful” by Veronica Roth. Lev Grossman has called Hodkin “One of the greatest talents in Young Adult fiction.” The novels were praised by Romantic Times, MTV’s Hollywood Crush, and the Los Angeles Times, and THE RETRIBUTION OF MARA DYER was selected as one of TIME.com’s Top 10 YA Books of 2014. Her books have been published in eighteen countries. Michelle grew up in Florida, went to college in New York, and studied law in Michigan, before finally settling in Brooklyn. Her newest book, THE BECOMING OF NOAH SHAW, is the first book in The Shaw Confessions, a companion series to the Mara Dyer trilogy.

When she isn’t writing, which isn’t very often, Michelle can usually be found prying strange objects from the jaws of one of her pets.

Michelle Hodkin

Books by Michelle Hodkin

by Michelle Hodkin - Dating, Fantasy, Fiction, Mystery, Supernatural, Young Adult 14+

In the first book of the Shaw Confessions, the companion series to the New York Times bestselling Mara Dyer novels, old skeletons are laid bare and new promises prove deadly. This is what happens after happily ever after. Everyone thinks 17-year-old Noah Shaw has the world on a string. They’re wrong. Mara Dyer is the only one he trusts with his secrets and his future. He shouldn’t. And both are scared that uncovering the truth about themselves will force them apart. They’re right.

by Michelle Hodkin - Young Adult 14+
Mara Dyer wants to believe there's more to the lies she’s been told. There is. She doesn’t stop to think about where her quest for the truth might lead. She should. She never had to imagine how far she would go for vengeance. She will now. Loyalties are betrayed, guilt and innocence tangle, and fate and chance collide in this shocking conclusion to Mara Dyer’s story. Retribution has arrived.
by Michelle Hodkin - Dystopian, Fiction, Paranormal, Young Adult 9+

After Mara survives the accident at the old asylum, it makes sense that she has issues. She lost her best friend, her boyfriend, and her boyfriend’s sister, and her family moves to a new state for a fresh start. But that fresh start is quickly filled with hallucinations --- or are they premonitions? --- and then corpses, and the boundary between reality and nightmare is wavering.

by Michelle Hodkin - Fiction

One week after Mara walked into a police station in Miami at the close of THE UNBECOMING OF MARA DYER, she has been committed to psychiatric treatment for what her parents believe was a mental breakdown. But what seems like a hallucination to everyone else is a chilling reality for Mara. Someone from her past has discovered her strange, deeply disturbing secret and that someone wants her to pay.