Goodreads members who like neal shusterman also like. Oct 30, 2018 sixteenyearold blake has always been the responsible one in his dysfunctional familythe one who drives safely, gets good grades, and looks after his wild younger brother, quinn. It loosely reminds me of one of those blockbuster movies like 2012 and san andreas where some things are just a smidge too over the top but you let it go because that is the. Awardwinning author neal shusterman grew up in brooklyn, new york, where he began writing at an early age. A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery. Create amazing picture quotes from neal shusterman quotations. Oct 04, 2018 ohh i did not think id be saying this about a neal shusterman book but i did not like this book. Apr 04, 2019 this year id like to start a new seriesfeatures on my favorite authors. Neal shusterman is an acclaimed american author and novelist, best known for producing works based around youngadult fiction. The accelerati trilogy with eric elfman the antsy bonano books. Unwind short story collections and companion books. Neal shusterman the best sellers in the new york are getting success in all over the world. Neal shusterman has 97 books on goodreads with 1570798 ratings.
After spending his junior and senior years of high school at the american school of mexico city, neal went on to uc irvine, where he made his mark on the uci swim team, and wrote a successful humor column. Apr 21, 2015 neal shusterman is a new york times bestselling and awardwinning author. Neal shusterman is an awardwinning author whose books include the new york times bestselling unwind series and challenger deep, which won a national book award. Signed and personally inscribed by author, neal shusterman on titlepage, with humorous notation for typo. Sixteenyearold blake and his younger brother, quinn, are exact opposites. He currently lives in south california with his four children. About neal awardwinning author neal shusterman grew up in brooklyn, new york, where he began writing at an early age. Neal shusterman became a published author in 1988 with the novel the shadow club. I discovered neal shusterman a few years back when i became totally engrossed by his unwind series and the controversial themes that played out in such a dystopian setting. The first book on my list and the one i feel is most appropriate for a list on books like scythe is the giver. Book recommendations for people who like unwind by neal.
Books similar to scythe and thunderhead by neal shusterman. Neal shusterman author biography, plus links to books by. From all books by neal shusterman, we have selected top 10 books by neal shusterman. He constantly has to keep an eye on the fearless quinn, whose thrillseeking sometimes goes too far. Scythe, the first book in his newest series arc of a scythe, is a michael l. You might also like similar books to unwind, like unwholly. If you liked unwind by neal shusterman, here are some books like this. We use mailchimp as our marketing automation platform. Is unwind by neal shusterman appropriate for your teen. Bruiser, which was a cooperative childrens book center ccbc choice, a yalsa popular paperbacks for young adults pick, and on twelve state. Unwind is the first of the unwind dystology, followed by unwholly, unsouled, and undivided. When asked about his purpose in writing unwind shusterman responded, unwind intentionally does not take a side on any issue.
If you like neal shusterman you might like similar authors virginia bergin, emmy laybourne, austin aslan, michelle knowlden, s. But quinn and blake are in for the surprise of their lives when theyre thrust into the world of a. Scythe is the first novel of a thrilling new series by national book awardwinning author neal shusterman in which citra and rowan learn that a perfect world comes only with a heavy price. Neal shusterman books, ebooks, audiobooks, biography.
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Since childhood he had been interested in literary works and beganwriting at a very early age. There is a huge collection of books written by neal shusterman. Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards. Neal shusterman is a new york times bestselling and awardwinning author.
Two teens must learn the art of killing in this printz honorwinning book, the first in a chilling new series from neal shusterman, author of the new york times bestselling unwind dystology. His novels span many genres, from humor to suspense thrillers to science fiction. Neal shusterman audio books, best sellers, author bio. He won the national book award for young peoples literature for his book challenger deep. Its not like snow crash in that it doesnt take place in the future, but it is like snow crash in that it has fabulous twists and turns and delightful building of tension. Neal shusterman story bio, facts, home, family, net. The ballad of songbirds and snakes from the author that brought you the hunger games, reenter the world of panem again sixtyfour years before the events of the original series.
A graduate of uc irvine, he lives in southern california with his four children. You might have read this high school like i did, or not. But quinn and blake are in for the surprise of their lives when theyre. Mar 31, 2017 author of everfound, kid heroes, scorpion shards, unbound, everlost, its o. He also writes screenplays for film and television, for shows such as goosebumps and animorphs. Neal shusterman is the new york times bestselling author of more than thirty awardwinning books for children, teens, and adults, including the unwind dystology, the skinjacker trilogy, downsiders, and the schwa was here, which won the boston globehorn book award for fiction. Neal shusterman is the new york times bestselling author of more than 30 awardwinning books for children, teens and adults, including the unwind dystology, the skinjacker trilogy, downsiders and challenger deep, which won the national book award. Below is a list of neal shustermans books in order of when they were first published. My point was to point out the fact that there are two sides on all of these grayarea issues, and thats part of the. He has won numerous awards for his books, including the national book award for young peoples literature for his book challenger deep, the boston globehorn book award, and the 2008 california young reader medal for the schwa was here. I absolutely adored the scythe series and unwind, but this one felt like a completely different author and didnt seem to have the same heart or grit that the other books had. Our mission is to provide you with the best and new dystopian fiction story that you want to read. Neal shusterman eric elfman join southern ca authors neal shusterman the author of many critically acclaimed novels for young adults, including the skinjacker trilogy, unwind, and downsiders.
Mar 31, 2017 author of the dark side of nowhere, the dark side of nowhere, mindquake, darkness creeping ii, speeding bullet singalong stories, just for boys presents guy talk, thief of souls star shards chronicles, speeding bullet point. In unwind, boston globehorn book award winner neal shusterman challenges readers ideas about lifenot just where life begins, and where it ends, but what it truly means to be alive. Neal shusterman books list of books by author neal shusterman. Scythe, the first book in his latest series, arc of a scythe, is a michael l. Theres something about young adult authors in particular that brings an. He lives in southern california with his four children. If you are open to ya in theory but think it isnt for you simply based on the popular.
Childhood neal was born on november 12, 1962 in brooklyn, new york, to a working class american family, and from the very beginning had developed a liking for reading books. Neal shusterman has been a big name in the ya circle for years now, but. Im going to return to my favorite books shelf and look into some of my favorite authors. Neal shusterman is an awardwinning author who has been writing books and screenplays for more than twentyfive years. Neal lives in southern california with his four children. Neal shusterman is a very wellknown new york times bestselling author of more than thirty awardwinning books. Nov 22, 2016 scythe ebook written by neal shusterman. He also writes screenplays for motion pictures and television shows such as animorphs and goosebumps. First edition, first printing complete number line. Holly black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids. Full of rollercoaster twists and turns, neal shustermans pageturner is an orpheuslike adventure into one boys psyche.
Neal shusterman is an american author of young adult novels. Dystopian novels is the best books to read every one. Neal shusterman is a new york times bestselling author whose novels have been honored with awards from the international reading association, the american library association, and readers in many states. Ill share about their books ive read and why theyre an awesome author.
Meet maggie stiefvater, rainbowl rowell, or neal shusterman. He says growing up, he wanted to be a writer, actor, doctor, rock star, artist, architect and a director. If you like unwind you might like similar books unwholly, life as we knew it, unsouled, undivided, ashfall. Shustermans 2014 novel challenger deep won the national book award and golden kite award. Shusterman doublemajored in psychology and theater at the university of california. Quinn is his brothers oppositea thrillseeker whos always chasing the next scary rush, no matter what the cost. The father of four children, shusterman lives in southern. Book recommendations for people who like unwind by neal shusterman. From the internationally bestselling authors of the illuminae files comes an epic new.
Sixteenyearold blake has always been the responsible one in his dysfunctional familythe one who drives safely, gets good grades, and looks after his wild younger brother, quinn. Neal shusterman audiobooks download instantly today. Neal shusterman story bio, facts, home, family, net worth. Top 10 books by neal shusterman best book recommendations. All music movies tv shows books authors games podcasts. This list isnt just books like scythe, but whole series for you to enjoy if you liked scythe by neal shusterman. This year id like to start a new seriesfeatures on my favorite authors. Neal shusterman is a bestselling author of novels for young adults, including unwind, which was an ala best book for young adults. He also writes screenplays for motion pictures and television shows.
Scythe, the first book in his newest series, arc of a scythe, is a michael l. Neal shusterman is the author of many novels for young adults, including unwind, which was an ala best book for young adults and a quick pick for reluctant young readers, everlost, and downsiders, which was nominated for twelve state reading awards. From awardwinner neal shustermanauthor of the dark side of nowhere and scorpion shardscomes a spectacular collection of stories that are by turns terrifying, comic, darkly inventive, thoughtprovoking, and always just slightly offcenter. He also writes screenplays for motion pictures and. My point was to point out the fact that there are two sides on all of these grayarea issues, and. Find authors like neal shusterman from the worlds largest community of readers. Full of rollercoaster twists and turns, neal shusterman s pageturner is an orpheus like adventure into one boys psyche. I did a reread a year or so ago and it brought back childhood memories of reading this book. Neal shusterman born november 12, 1962 is an american writer of youngadult fiction. I dont enjoy fantasy or scifi and i dont feel like the arc of a scythe series necessarily fits the fantasy or. Neal shusterman is the new york times bestselling author of more than thirty awardwinning books for children, teens, and adults, including the unwind dystology, the skinjacker trilogy, downsiders, and challenger deep, which won the national book award. Neal shusterman writes in a way that you dont want to miss even the smallest of details. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read scythe.496 519 213 261 940 211 938 1335 1414 383 7 296 833 1148 1534 759 295 716 1400 35 695 264 1452 758 1240 1608 302 337 1282 452 749 1353 1382 245 209 1195 331 1357 1418 260