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TEENS: Spotlight on Kiersten White


Kiersten White is a writer of young-adult fiction covering a variety of genres (fantasy, historical fiction, paranormal); and she also wrote a middle-grade novel of funny fairy tales. She lives with her family in San Diego, CA.

Find out more about all of Ms. White’s books on her blog. Check out her books from our Teen Den, or check here for information on accessing them as ebooks.


The Dark Descent of Elizabeth Frankenstein by Kiersten White

Dark Descent

Available on Overdrive/Libby

The events of Mary Shelley's Frankenstein unfold from the perspective of Elizabeth Lavenza, who is adopted as a child by the Frankensteins as a companion for their volatile son Victor.



 The Chaos of Stars by Kiersten White

Chaos of StarsAvailable only on Hoopla

Isadora's family is seriously screwed up--which comes with the territory when you're the human daughter of the Egyptian gods Isis and Osiris. Isadora is tired of her immortal relatives and their ancient mythological drama, so when she gets the chance to move to California with her brother, she jumps on it. But her new life comes with plenty of its own dramatic--and dangerous--complications. 



The Guinevere Deception by Kiersten White

Guinevere DeceptionAvailable on Overdrive/Libby

Sent by a banished Merlin to protect King Arthur, a sixteen-year-old impersonating the deceased Guinevere struggles to fit in at Camelot where the magic she practices is banished.




The Camelot Betrayal by Kiersten White

 Camelot DeceptionWhen a rescue goes awry and results in the death of something precious, the devastated Guinevere, impersonated by a changeling witch, returns to Camelot to find the greatest threat yet--the real Guinevere's younger sister.




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