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Virtual Event – Joanna Ruth Meyer
March 1, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Magic City Books is proud to welcome Joanna Ruth Meyer for a virtual event in celebration of her new book Into the Heartless Wood.
Joanna is the author of the critically-acclaimed Echo North, as well as the companion novel duology Beneath the Haunting Sea and Beyond the Shadowed Earth. She writes stories about fierce teens finding their place in the world, fighting to change their fate, save the ones they love, or carve out a path to redemption.
Joining Joanna in conversation will be Hanna Howard, author of Ignite the Sun.
This free event will be hosted on the Zoom platform and Facebook Live.
To register in advance for the event visit: https://magiccitybooks.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_-8ubx7qAQ8apMKJ9l409iw
After registering you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join the event on Monday, March 1 at 7:00 CT.
Into the Heartless Wood is available at Magic City Books or you can order a copy online here: https://magiccitybooks.square.site/product/into-the-heartless-wood/429.
About Into the Heartless Wood:
The forest is a dangerous place, where siren song lures men and women to their deaths.
Deep in the wood lives a witch queen and her eight tree siren daughters. For centuries, they have harvested souls to feed the heartless tree, using its power to grow their ever reaching kingdom of ash, birch, and oak.
Owen Merrick lives at the edge of the forest, mapping the stars for the king in his father’s observatory. For years, he has resisted venturing over the garden wall, until one day he must enter the woods to find his missing sister. But one of the witch’s tree siren daughters, Seren, decides to save his life instead of end it. Now, no matter how hard he tries, he can’t stop thinking about her — the birch-bright hue of her skin and the way violets bloom in her hair. Every night, he goes into the wood to meet her, and their love for each other grows.
But when the constellations shift, the stars foretell an inevitable war between the witch queen and the king. With Seren compelled to fight for her mother, and Owen forced to join the king’s army, they are plunged into the heart of a conflict that seemingly no one can win and that might destroy both their kingdoms forever.
Joanna Ruth Meyer is the author of Echo North, which Kirkus called “A lush, captivating new twist on beloved fairy tales” and Publishers Weekly called “A compelling satisfying romantic adventure.” She is also the author of Beneath the Haunting Sea and Beyond the Shadowed Earth. She lives with her dear husband and son in Mesa, Arizona.
Hanna Howard spent most of her childhood wondering how she might avoid growing up, and eventually solved the conundrum by becoming an artist and a writer. She is the author of the Oklahoma Best Seller, Ignite the Sun. She lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, with her husband and son, their Disreputable Dog, and a cat skilled in the martial arts.