Holly Black

Holly Black

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Holly Black

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Holly Black

Holly Black — Author

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Holly Black

About the Author Edit

Holly Black is a best-selling author of contemporary fantasy novels for kids, teens, and adults. She is the author of the Modern Faerie Tale series (Tithe, Valiant, and Ironside), The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), and The Good Neighbors graphic novels (with Ted Naifeh) The Poison Eaters and Other Stories, a collection of short fiction, and The Curse Worker series (White Cat, Red Glove, and Black Heart). She is also the co-editor of three anthologies, Geektastic (with Cecil Castellucci), Zombies vs. Unicorns (with Justine Larbalestier), and Welcome to Bordertown (with Ellen Kushner). Her most recent works are the middle grade novel, Doll Bones, and the dark fantasy stand-alone, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown. ~ Goodreads | Holly Black

Trademark StyleEdit

Mitnick says Black has “an authentic street voice." ~ Black's Style: Wikipedia

Series Edit

Series Title Sub Genre Supernatural Elements
Curse Workers series YA / UF Witches, Mages
Modern Tale of Faerie or Modern Faerie Tales series YA / UF Faeries
The Spiderwick Chronicles Middle-Grade series
Magisterium Series (with Cassandra Clare) Middle-Grade series

Genre Key: UF=Urban Fantasy, RUF=Romantic Urban Fantasy, Noir-UF=Noir Urban Fantasy, YA-UF=Young Adult Urban Fantasy, UF-SF=Urban Fantasy/Sci-Fi, UF-Hor=Urban Fantasy-Horror, PA-UF=Post-Apocalyptic-UF, Dys-UF=Dystopian Urban Fantasy, Mil-UF=Military-Urban Fantasy, SP=Steam Punk, PNR=Paranormal Romance


Other WritingsEdit

  • The Good Neighbors - Graphic Novels

Cover Artists Edit


Simon & Schuster, 

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