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Sarah Beth Durst

Biography

Sarah Beth Durst

Sarah Beth Durstis the author of the young adult novels CONJURED, VESSEL, DRINK SLAY LOVE, ENCHANTED IVY and ICE, as well as middle-grade novels INTO THE WILD and OUT OF THE WILD. She won the 2013 Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Children’s Literature and has been a finalist for SFWA’s Andre Norton Award three times. Sarah lives in Stony Brook, New York, with her husband and children.

Books by Sarah Beth Durst

by Sarah Beth Durst - Children's 10-12, Family, Family Life, Fantasy, Fiction, Friendship

The traditional Emperor’s Journey is meant to be uneventful. But as the princesses Seika and Ji-Lin --- twin sisters --- travel to pay respects to their kingdom’s dragon guardian, unexpected monsters appear and tremors shake the earth. The Hidden Islands face unprecedented threats, and the old rituals are failing. With only their strength, ingenuity, and flying lion to rely on, can the sisters find a new way to keep their people safe?

by Sarah Beth Durst - Children's 10-12, Fantasy, Friendship

Sophie loves the hidden shop below her parents' bookstore, where dreams are secretly bought and sold. When the dream shop is robbed and her parents go missing, Sophie must unravel the truth to save them. Together with her best friend --- a wisecracking and fanatically loyal monster named Monster --- she must decide whom to trust with her family’s carefully guarded secrets. Who will help them, and who will betray them?