Books by Aprilynne Pike


In the fall of 2016, I fell in love with Glitter, the first book in an exciting and unique duology by Aprilynne Pike. It's a story set in the not-too-distant future featuring a young woman who is determined not to become the next queen of Versailles. The historic palace has been bought by a corporat ...


It seems to be an unwritten rule of the current young adult market that you can’t be the star of one of these books and have good parents. This is especially true if you are in a futuristic novel. Danica Grayson of Glitter has two truly awful progenitors whom she wisely plans to escape before they ...


The premise of Glitter – a story set in a time with residents of the Palace of Versailles dressing and acting as if it’s the 18th Century – intrigued me. The author’s website describes the book as “Marie Antoinette meets Breaking Bad” and I suppose that’s an apt description, as our her ...