Posts by Lena

Why Jane Eyre is Most Definitely a YA Novel–The Guardian

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First sparks of love, first kisses, first great disappointments : Lena Coakley on why Jane Eyre is not just a classic, it’s classic YA Really delighted to see my name on a Guardian byline today! Do you agree? Is Jane Eyre a YA novel? Have a look at my article over on The Guardian blog and then feel free to Tweet your opinion to me @lenacoakley

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#1 Canadian Bestseller!

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#1 Canadian Bestseller!

Worlds of Ink and Shadow has debuted at number one on both the Globe & Mail and Toronto Star bestseller lists.

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“An ingenious premise and a richly drawn cast of characters make for an eerie and compelling read…”

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“An ingenious premise and a richly drawn cast of characters make for an eerie and compelling read…”

Kenneth Oppel

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“A gripping and innovative story. VERDICT A strong historical fantasy that will…”

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“A gripping and innovative story. VERDICT A strong historical fantasy that will…”

—School Library Journal
Review for Worlds of Ink and Shadow

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Toronto Book Launch!

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In the Toronto area? Join me for the Canadian launch of WORLDS OF INK AND SHADOW this Saturday at Ben McNally...

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