Books!

A quick look at my books, both those on shelves and those still to come:

***YOUNG ADULT***

THE NEAR WITCH (Disney*Hyperion, August 2011). A dark fairy tale about a village called Near, where a stranger appears one night, and the next the children begin to disappear, one by one by one. To learn more, click HERE.

“THE ASH-BORN BOY” (Disney*Hyperion, May 2012). A free prequel novella (it was written as a gift to readers to celebrate the paperback release of THE NEAR WITCH) available online. To read, click “Sneak Peek” after going HERE.

THE ARCHIVED (Disney*Hyperion, January 2013). A new series about a library where the dead are shelved like books, and the girl who must hunt down and return the ones that wake and escape. To learn more, click HERE.

THE UNBOUND (Disney*Hyperion, January 2014). Set three weeks after the end of THE ARCHIVED, the sequel deals with the physical and psychological aftermath of book 1. To learn more, click HERE.

***ADULT***

VICIOUS (Tor, September, 2013). A dark twist on heroes and villains, this comic book without pictures follows two pre-med students as they discover that the key to superpowers lies in near-death experiences, and set out to test their theories.

A DARKER SHADE OF MAGIC (Tor, Winter 2015). A fantasy series that takes place in a series of parallel Londons—where magic thrives, starves, or lies forgotten, and follows the last of a line of blood mages and a pickpocket from Georgian London as they combine forces to save the worlds—all of them.

***MIDDLE GRADE***

EVERYDAY ANGEL #1, #2, #3 (Scholastic, May 2014, August 2014, December 2014). A series following a whimsical young guardian as she tries to help new friends out of difficult–and even dangerous–situations.

14 thoughts on “Books!

  1. Deb Paul says:

    My granddaughter Ashlyn loved the book everyday angel New Beginnings. She is looking forward to reading the next 2 books. When will they be available to purchase ? Can they be purchased anywhere other that though school book fairs ?

    • veschwab says:

      Hi there! I’m so glad she enjoyed the first book! The second will be out in school fairs and in bookstores in August, with the third to follow in fairs/bookstores in either December or Jan. The first will be out in bookstores this May.

  2. Abbie says:

    Will there be a sequel to The Near Witch? I read it last year and loved it!

  3. hannah Seely says:

    Hello,
    My name is Hannah. I read the book Everyday Angel. I have a few questions for you. 1: What inspired you to write this book? 2: When/Where can I find the next books? 3: Did you know that you skipped from chapter 22 then jumped to 33 and then back to 24 in your book? I was wondering if this is a mistake or you meant to do that? 4: I liked this book very much because it connected to my life. I have scene my guardian angel. Just like Gabby saw hers in the book. Please send me and e-mail back so I know you saw this.
    Thank-You, Hannah Seely

    • Dayanara Rosas says:

      My name is Dayanara ( of course you cant pronounce it.) I really like what you think of everyday angel too. I am wondering where have you seen your guardian angel? And where do you live?

  4. William says:

    Dear Victoria Schwab,

    Hi, my name is Alexis Myer and I read your book called EVERYDAY ANGEL, and I loved it so much I wanted to say a few comments and questions about it.
    First, I just wanted to say I enjoyed this book very much. I love how it has mystery and charm in it. One of my favorite parts in the book is when Gabi starts to sing in music and loses her smoke that represented her sadness. I thought that was creative how you came up with the smoke. Another thing I liked about the book was how Aria always added pop of color to things, it made me happy thinking about all the colors! Another comment was I love how you represent that everyone has their guardian angel some place out in the world.

    Now I wanted to ask you a few questions. First off, how did you come with the idea of this book?
    Is there going to be a sequel to this book?
    What do you want to teach kids when they read this book?
    Are some of the things that happened in the book true?
    How did you become an author?
    What inspired you to write the book?
    When Aria has helped all three girls will she go back to spend time with them?

    Those are most of my questions for now, I would really appreciate it if you write back to me. I hope maybe someday I could meet you in person. You have really inspired me, I might want to be an author when I grow up. Thank you so much.
    Sincerely,
    Alexis Myer
    Grade Sixth

    • veschwab says:

      Hi Alexis! I’m really glad you enjoyed it! As for your questions, some of them I can’t answer here because I answer them in the books, so you’ll just have to keep reading to find out. But I will say that Book 2–Second Chances–is out now, and Book 3–Last Wishes–is coming out in January. As for what I wanted to teach kids, that changes with each book. In the first book, it’s about finding your identity/voice, and understanding that there are things in life you can’t control, so it’s important not to lose sight of what you CAN. No, the specific aspects are not true, but all fiction has truth in it. And I became an author by writing A LOT, working to get better and better until I was strong enough to sign with an agent and then a publisher. I was inspired to write the book because I wanted to help girls who might be going through some rough situations, or who might know someone going through that situation.

      Best,
      Victoria

  5. Kylie says:

    Your book Everyday Angel: New Beginnings was absolutely amazing! It is my favorite book! I cannot wait to read the second and third book! I enjoy the way you write and your imagination! Keep em’ coming! 😊

  6. Lauren says:

    Dear Victoria Schwab,
    Hello my name is Lauren and i am in 5th grade. Everyday Angel New Beginnings is my favorite book out of all of the books I have ever read! Every time I read a book,I can’t understand them because it’s just not my type of book! Everyday Angel I can acually understand and I love the book! My goal is to read all of your books.
    I didn’t really like to read that much,but when I opened the very first page and read it I wanted to keep reading it! I’m done with the book and I can acually picture in my head what is happening. What are some of your other books called? I want to get some. You are my favorite author ever! I hope to hear from you.

    • veschwab says:

      Hi Lauren! I am so, so glad that you enjoyed Everyday Angel so much!!! I think sometimes we just need to find the right book to become a reader, and I’m honored that Everyday Angel was yours :)

      ~V

  7. Camila dos Santos says:

    Hello :)
    I just wanted to say that I really enjoyed reading your books “The Archived” and “The Unbound”. Once I started I couldn’t stop. So thank you for writing those books, I really liked them. Even my boyfriend started reading them now and he is enjoying them as much as I did.
    One question: will there be a third a book?
    I’m looking forward to your new book “A Darker Shade Of Magic” it sounds very interesting!

    Best wishes from Germany! :D

  8. Arely says:

    HI,I’m Arely and I’m in 5th grade.I would also like to mention that you are absolutely my favorite author.I love EVERYDAY ANGEL,1 and 2.I’m also a picky reader but ever since I read the first page I love the books.And I cant wait to read EVERYDAY ANGEL #3.And I love how your imagination just creates new and exciting things and adventures.I also have a few questions.

    How did you come up with Aria’s character?

    Are any of Gabby’s,lily’s,or Caroline’s traits or hobby’s familiar to yours?

    What will happen after Aria helps all three girls?

    What specific things did you want to put in the books?

    But most importantly
    Will you keep writing books like these after Aria helps all three girls?Because I personally hope you will.Best wishes.

    ~Arely,your biggest fan

  9. Dayanara Rosas says:

    Dear Victoria,
    My name is Dayanara. I have read your book EVERYDAY ANGEL. I think that is one of the best books I have ever read. I have read number 1 and 2 I really wish number 3 could come out soon! when is number 3 coming out? I wish for some day to meet you in person. You’re officially my best author in the world!!!!!!!!!!!
    Youre officially number one fan, Dayanara. Hope to hear from you!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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