Burned (House of Night)
by P.C. Cast
ATOM Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 9781905654819
Date: 27 April 2010 List Price £11.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
In the hysterical furore over Robert Pattinson's cheekbones and the other attractions recently on show in the movie versions of Stephanie Meyer's Twilight books, P.C. and Kristin Cast are confidently manoeuvring themselves into position to be the next 'next big thing'.
The House of Night books, published here by Atom are now into a seventh volume with this latest hard cover release, Burned, and have steadily been pushing this mother/daughter writing team up the bestseller charts and into the big time. With an amazing half a million copies sold in the UK alone, this is a YA series that is gathering some serious momentum. Check out www.thehouseofnightseries.co.uk.
"Y'all need to get yourselves together. Here's a newsflash from the only High Priestess you have left at this dang school: Zoey isn't dead. And believe me, I know dead. I've been there, done that and got the fricken tee-shirt. Zoey Redbird is the youngest High Priestess in House of Night history and is the only person ? vamp or fledgling ? that can stop the evil Neferet from raising all kinds of immortal trouble. And she might just have a chance if she wasn't so busy being dead. Well, dead is too strong a word. Stevie Rae knows she can bring her BFF back from her unscheduled va-cay in the Otherworld. But it's going to take a lot more than hoping to bring Zoey back. Stevie Rae will have to give up a few secrets of her own ... "