Julianna Baggott’s forthcoming novel, Harriet Wolf’s Seventh Book of Wonders, has been selected by Entertainment Weekly as one of the 10 Big Fat Beach Reads to look out for this summer. To get more information, click here.
Julianna’s latest novel is getting rave pre-pub reviews. With a publication date of August 18, 2015, you can preorder now! Click here for more information.
Author of the “Pure” trilogy, a bleak and gorgeously rendered dystopian tale, Baggott here does something arrestingly different. Reclusive author Harriet Wolf is long dead, but rumors of a final, revelatory book left unpublished are still very much alive. Harriet; her fiercely protective daughter, Eleanor; and Eleanor’s grown daughters, runaway rebel Ruth, and Tilton, now
“‘All stories worth telling are love stories,’ a character says Harriet Wolf’s Seventh Book of Wonders. This novel about a famous writer’s lost manuscript, the complex legacy of family secrets, and—yes—a love story that unfolds across generations is inventive, playful, and deeply affecting.” —Christina Baker Kline, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train “Harriet Wolf’s Seventh Book
Baggott accepts Jenks Chair Julianna Baggott has accepted the William H.P. Jenks Chair in Contemporary American Letters at the College of the Holy Cross. She will start in the fall. It’s a two-to-five year appointment that allows her to keep her close ties to Florida State University where she’ll still be working with graduate students
Great Review: BURN in KIRKUS “Fantasist Baggott (Fuse, 2013, etc.) wraps up her post-apocalyptic Pure Trilogy with an installment that will leave fans wanting more….It’s a hallmark of good fantasy writing that all the elements of the imagined world are at once believable and not quite like the world in which we live, and Baggott
Julianna’s latest novel HARRIET WOLF’s SEVENTH BOOK OF WONDERS, seventeen years in the making, recently sold to Little, Brown. Here’s the link to the backstory on how this novel came to be (just under a summary of the novel itself).
Julianna Baggott will deliver the keynote at Grub Street’s Lit Up event on Thursday, November 7 at 6pm. For more information, go to the Lit Up page.
Julianna Baggott gave the commencement address at Florida State University’s summer graduation. Read more by clicking here.
Bestselling author Julianna Baggott spoke on April 17 in the Robertson Hall Johnson Board Room as part of Butler University’s spring 2013 Vivian S. Delbrook Visiting Writers Series.