Sara Raasch

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Sara Raasch
Born (1989-08-26) August 26, 1989 (age 29)
Ohio
OccupationWriter
NationalityAmerican
EducationWright State University
GenreYoung adult fiction, fantasy
Website
http://sararaasch.tumblr.com

Sara Raasch (born August 26, 1989) is an American author of young adult fiction. She wrote the fantasy New York Times Bestselling trilogy Snow Like Ashes (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins) as well as a forthcoming untitled fantasy series (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins).[1][2]

Biography[edit]

Sara Raasch is an American author of young adult fiction. Raised in Ohio, Raasch graduated from Wright State University with a degree in Organizational Leadership and currently resides in Virginia.[3][4]

Works[edit]

Snow Like Ashes series (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins)[5]

  • Snow Like Ashes (2014)
  • Ice Like Fire (2015)
  • Frost Like Night (2016)

Raasch is also the author of a forthcoming (2017) untitled young adult fantasy series "inspired by the Spanish Inquisition and the Golden Age of Piracy" (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins).[6]

Reception[edit]

Raasch's Snow Like Ashes (2014) became a New York Times Bestseller in 2015.[7] Shortly after, Ice Like Fire (2015) debuted on the New York Times list at #3.[8] Her books have been Colorado Blue Spruce Award nominees, an RT Book Reviews Top Pick, a Huffington Post Best Overall YA Book of 2014, and a Hypable Top Ten Books of 2014.[9][10][11][12]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Discover Author – Sara Raasch". HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  2. ^ Deahl, Rachel (July 3, 2016). "Book Deals: Week of March 7, 2016". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  3. ^ Li, Sophia. "Interview With Sara Raasch – Author of Snow Like Ashes". Loving the Language of Literacy. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  4. ^ Cristea, Leo Elijah. "SARA RAASCH INTERVIEW". Fantasy Faction. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  5. ^ "Discover Author – Sara Raasch". HarperCollins Publishers. HarperCollins. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  6. ^ Deahl, Rachel (July 3, 2016). "Book Deals: Week of March 7, 2016". Publishers Weekly. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  7. ^ "Young Adult E-Book Best Sellers". New York Times. October 25, 2015. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  8. ^ "Young Adult E-Book Best Sellers". New York Times. November 1, 2015. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  9. ^ "Snow Like Ashes by Sara Raasch". Colorado Blue Spruce Award. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  10. ^ Cooper, Sabrina (October 14, 2014). "SNOW LIKE ASHES". RT Book Reviews. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  11. ^ Parkin, Lisa (December 18, 2014). "Top 12 Young Adult Books of 2014". The Huffington Post. Retrieved July 19, 2016.
  12. ^ Lamoureaux, Jen (December 26, 2014). "The 10 best books of 2014". Hypable. Retrieved July 19, 2016.

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