VJ Books Presents Author Sarah Prineas!
Sara Prineas is originally from Lyme, Connecticut. She holds a PhD in English literature.
Prineas is a fantasy author. Her first novel, The Magic Thief introduced readers to the irascible wizard Nevery and his gutterboy apprentice, Connwaer, whose adventures continue here. The Magic Thief series has received starred reviews in Kirkus, Booklist, and Bulletin for the Center for Children's Books. Sarah was named Publisher's Weekly Flying Start author in spring 2008.
Before writing novels, Prineas wrote fantasy short stories for adult markets. In 2008, she donated her archive to the department of Rare Books and Special Collections at Northern Illinois University.
Prineas rural Iowa with her husband and two kids.
Sarah Prineas Bibliography
Magic Thief Series
The Magic Thief - 2008
- The Magic Thief: Lost - 2009
- The Magic Thief: Found - 2010
- The Magic Thief: Home - 2014
- The Winterling - 2012
- Rose & Thorn - October 2016
Sarah Prineas Awards
- National Council of Teachers of English Notable Books in the Language Arts (2009)
- American Booksellers for Children Best Books of the Year (2008) list
- An E.B. White Read-Aloud Award honor book
- The Beehive Award winner (Children’s Literature Association of Utah), 2010 (state award winner for children’s fiction)
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