It’s Official: With The Legend of the Rift, All Five Seven Wonders Books Make The New York Times Bestseller List!
It all comes to this. The possible becomes impossible, and Jack and his friends race the clock to a conclusion that will shock even die-hard fans! I cannot wait for you to read this. you can pre-order by clicking on the image to the right!
The Legend of the Rift dropped on March 8, and during my cross-country tour, I got the amazing news that it had climbed onto the New York Times best-seller list — making it a clean sweep for all five books of the series! Thank you, readers, you are the best.
How to Pronounce “Lerangis”
By popular demand, a definitive guide … MORE…
Lerangis Invades New York Comic Con in a Toga, Caught on Video!
Yes, it’s true. In a toga. I wanted to find out how many people there would know about the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. And here’s what I discovered:
The 39 Clues Alive and Going Strong!
After writing three and a quarter books in the ground-breaking 39 Clues series — Book 3 (The Sword Thief), Book 7 (The Viper’ Nest) and one-quarter of Book 11 (Vespers Rising), and Book 3 (The Dead of Night) of the Cahills Vs. Vespers series — I’ve had to take a breather to launch the Seven Wonders. But I remain the world’s Number One Clues fan, as my BFFs Jude and Gordon commandeered the third series, Unstoppable. And now Jude will be taking the story to the finish line in style, with the new Doublecross series! MORE ABOUT THE 39 CLUES …
“They Must Have Hated Me at My Local Library”
Why? Read my blog post on my summer reading experience as a kid, for the B&N Bookclubs!
Peter’s Excellent Adventure with a Sandinista Rebel and a Newbery Winner!
On April 28, 2011, I had the honor of being on a panel called “Who Tells the Story? Children’s Book Writers Talk About Voice,” with Giaconda Belli and Rebecca Stead, and moderated by Jennifer M. Brown, at the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature in New York City.
A murder-mystery thriller, orginally a trilogy called Party Room, has now been released by Simon & Schuster in one volume for the first time. It’s a whodunnit set among the privileged prep-school world of New York City. MORE INFO …
Seven Wonders Trailer for Book 4!
I love book trailers. Which makes me a lucky guy, because The Seven Wonders now has a new one! (Below it is the old trailer for Book 1, mainly because I still love it so much):
The Seven Wonders Journals!
Learn the stories behind the story of The Seven Wonders! Want to know the origin of the Karai Island? Or more about the life of the slave girl Daria before the beginning of Lost in Babylon? Or how about how a kid in the 1960s became the head of the most dangerous cult in history? Welcome to the world of The Sevene Wonders Journals! If you enjoy the Seven Wonders series, you’ll want to read these.
And don’t forget, if you’re new to The Seven Wonders, you can still download, for FREE, the prequel to Book 1: Seven Wonders Journals #1: The Select. TO ORDER AND LEARN MORE …
Somebody, Please Tell Me Who I Am wins the 2013 American Library Association Schneider Award!
428640So thrilled! Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am has won the American Library Association’s 1000640http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/awards/1/winners/2013Schneider Family Book Award for teens, “for a book that embodies an artistic expression of the disability experience for child and adolescent audiences.” It also was named to the 2013 Young Adult Library Services Association’s 1000640http://bit.ly/2013BFYABest Fiction for Young Adults list. And it received 1000640https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-reviews/harry-mazer/somebody-please-tell-me-who-i-am/a starred review from Kirkus (reserved for its Best Books of the Year). I feel lucky to have had the chance to write this book with my brillliant co-author, mentor, and friend, Harry Mazer.
Authors Speak Out Against Bullying
I’m proud to be part of this, especially with some of my own favorite authors.
TEN New eBooks, Just Released! (Watch the Trailer Below ... )
I’m happy to announce that Open Road Media has published TEN of my books as brand-new eBooks — including the entire Watchers and Antarctica series, The Yearbook, and Driver’s Dead! Click 1000640http://www.openroadmedia.com/authors/peter-lerangis.aspxhere to see what’s up. All of these books can be ordered via the “About the Books” link above.