J Elle | Ashes of Gold

What:

J Elle will appear in conversation with Brigid Kemmerer for J's new novel Ashes of Gold.

  • This event is free to attend, but registration is required. You can register for the event here. We are using the Be Novel platform and look forward to seeing you there! You can learn more about Be Novel here.

  •  NOTE: Because this is a virtual event, you will need access a computer or other device that is capable of accessing the internet at a sufficient bandwidth to stream video.

When:

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 7:00pm Central Time

We work hard to bring events to our community for free, because connecting readers with authors is central to our mission. But these programs are not free for us to put on! If you’re interested in attending this event, we hope you’ll consider purchasing a copy of Ashes of Gold from our bookshop.

Jess will come in to sign and personalize copies of Ashes of Gold and each purchase from Blue Willow will include an exclusive bookmark! Please place any orders involving personalization by Friday, January 7.

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About the Creators:

J. Elle is the author of the instant New York Times and Indie bestseller Wings of Ebony, a YA novel about a Black teen who must lean into her ancestor's magic to protect her inner-city community from drugs, violence, and crime. Ms. magazine calls it "the debut fantasy we need right now." She also wrote its sequel, Ashes of Gold. Elle is a former educator and first-generation college student with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a master's in educational administration and human development. When she's not writing, Elle can be found mentoring aspiring writers, binging reality TV, loving on her three littles, or cooking up something true to her Louisiana roots.

Brigid Kemmerer is the author of the New York Times bestseller Defy the Night and the New York Times bestselling Cursebreaker series, which includes A Curse So Dark and LonelyA Heart So Fierce and Broken, and A Vow So Bold and Deadly. She has also written the contemporary young adult romances Call It What You WantMore Than We Can Tell, and Letters to the Lost, as well as paranormal young adult stories, including the Elemental series and Thicker Than Water. A full-time writer, Brigid lives in the Baltimore area with her family.
www.brigidkemmerer.com
@BrigidKemmerer

Ordering:

Payment type must be "CreditCard." Shipping will be charged if you want the book shipped to you. If you'd prefer to use our curbside pickup program, we ask that you please collect your book(s) within one month of the event date. After that date, your book will be donated to a Houston-based literacy organization.

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Event date: 
Wednesday, January 12, 2022 - 7:00pm
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Ashes of Gold (Wings of Ebony) By J. Elle Cover Image
By J. Elle
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534470705
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Denene Millner Books/Simon & Schuster Books f - January 11th, 2022

In the “thrilling…masterful” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) conclusion to the Wings of Ebony duology, which #1 New York Times bestselling author Nicole Yoon calls “bold, inventive, big-hearted, and deeply perceptive,” Rue makes her final stand to reclaim her people’s stolen magic.

Rue has no memory of how she ended up locked in a b


A Vow So Bold and Deadly (The Cursebreaker Series) By Brigid Kemmerer Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781547608775
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury YA - January 25th, 2022

New York Times bestselling author Brigid Kemmerer's Cursebreaker series comes to an incredible conclusion.

Face your fears, fight the battle.