Scott westerfeld is a new york times bestselling author of ya. Strangely, novels about xenolinguists dont sell as well as the rest of my books. I found scott westerfelds most recent book, afterworlds, pretty disappointingi had a feeling it was some kind of side project, and i guess it was because apparently hes been working on the spill zone for seven years. Spill zone tells the story of the aftermath of a mysterious event that turns poughkeepsie, ny into a wasteland. He is best know for the uglies and leviathan series. Scott was born in texas, and alternates summers between sydney, australia, and new york city. The first volume of an original graphic novel series from new york timesbestselling author scott westerfeld, illustrated by alex puvilland. Scott westerfeld audio books, best sellers, author bio. Cyberpunk with a literal twist, and an awareness of the interplay of class, race, and status that gives a new edge to the action.
It follows a pair of sisters orphaned by the spill. The event has killed many people in the area of main impact. Step into the spill zone in scott westerfelds new graphic novel step into the spill zone in scott westerfelds new graphic novel. Three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing. Kahler runebinder, scott westerfeld spill zone, cory doctorow walkaway, annalee newitz autonomous, and scott reintgen nyxia serve as guides to poisoned presents, alternative timeline apocalypses, near and far future dystopias, and other notsocheery scenarios with maryelizabeth yturralde mysterious galaxy. Looking for a life of adventure full of loose women and danger, he moved to california at the age of 22. Three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing reality. Its set in the aftermath of an unexplained event that destroyed a small city in upstate new york. Home spill zone scott westerfeld and alex puvilland. The good news is that books one and two are now available in print editions wherever books are sold.
Scott westerfelds teen novels include the uglies series, the leviathan, zeroes, and midnighters trilogies, and afterworlds. The heroine, addison is an artist who sells her photographs of the disaster area known as the spill zone. Three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever. Parents need to know that spill zone is the first volume of a science fictionhorror graphic novel series by scott westerfeld, author of uglies and coauthor of zeroes. Scott westerfeld jill grinberg literary management. Westerfeld afterworlds establishes several compelling mysteries in this series opener, and puvilland captures the haunting surreality of the spill zone through an unearthly pastelneon palette.
From science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland comes the first volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology. Melissa scott, author of the jazz blends horror and cyberpunk elements with a smart, deeply erotic exploration of manyfaceted sexuality. Created by smart pop books ya view on smart pop books ya share. The broken vow, the second volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology by science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing reality within its borders. He graduated from vassar college with a degree in philosophy. From science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland comes the first volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing reality. Books spill zone scott westerfeld and alex puvilland. For those of you that may not remember or are new to the series, three years ago an event destroyed the small town of poughkeepsie ny, forever changing reality within its city. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read spill zone. Spill zone, the first volume in a series of the same name that began last year, marked scott westerfelds first foray into comics and was resoundingly wellreceived. Spill zone book 1 by scott westerfeld overdrive rakuten. His other novels include the new york times bestseller afterworlds, the last days, peeps, so yesterday, and the midnighters trilogy. Get it today with same day delivery, order pickup or drive up.
Author scott westerfeld speaks to hypable about the monsters and the humanity of his chilling new graphic novel spill zone spill zone tells the story of addison and lexa, two sisters who. He was born in the texas and now lives in sydney and new york city. Scott westerfeld is the author of the worldwide bestselling uglies series and the locus awardwinning leviathan series, and is coauthor of the zeroes trilogy. The broken vow, the highly anticipated sequel to last years spill zone. May 2, 2017 scott westerfelds new graphic novel was inspired by photos of chernobyl. Main character addison, a toughminded teen photographer whos survived a mysterious disaster known as the spill, is chased by various monsters in the zone. Whatever happened, the spill zone isnt a place you want to go anymore. Spill zone book 2 all hell breaks loose in spill zone book 2. He was born in texas in 1963 and grew up in texas, california, and connecticut. Scott westerfeld books list of books by author scott. Uncanny manifestations and lethal dangers now await anyone who enters the spill zone. This is a project that been years in the making, and its pretty wild for the entirety of the story to finally be out in the world. The broken vow, the second volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology by science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland. The series takes place in a nearfuture poughkeepsie, new york, which has been taken over by an otherworldly presence.
Spill zone is a ya graphic novel written by new york times bestselling author, scott westerfeld, best known for his uglies book series. I have a graphic novel coming out in may 2017, but you can start reading it now. Scott westerfeld is a software designer, a composer of music for modern dance, and the author of novels such as the risen empire and the killing of worlds. Fast paced, creepy and suspenseful, spill zone is the first graphic novel in the series, and will leave you with more questions than answers. The first volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology by science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland is now in paperback. Scott westerfelds wonderfully weird spill zone, with its themes of family, art, privilege, and the paranormal so much wth, combined with alex puvillands stellar visual storytelling,is totally immersive and will leave readers craving more of intrepid young urban photographer addisons story. Review by james lindorf the people at first second books have reunited writer scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland to bring you spill zone. Strange manifestations and lethal dangers now await anyone who enters the spill zone.
The book is set in an abandoned part of poughkeepsie, new york. Scott westerfeld became a published author in 1997 with the standalone novel polymorph. From science fiction visionary scott westerfeld and artist alex puvilland comes the first volume of this dystopian graphic novel duology three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing reality within its borders. The first volume of an original graphic novel series for young adults, from new york timesbestselling author scott westerfeld. His graphic novel, spill zone, will be continued in spill zone 2.
The broken vow spill zone hardcover by westerfeld, scott puvilland, alex ilt 0 all hell breaks loose in the second volume of new york times bestselling author scott westerfeld s visionary graphic novel duology. Scott westerfeld, bestselling author of eighteen novels for adults and young adults, including his bestknown work, the uglies series. In 2001, westerfeld married fellow author justine larbalestier. Three years ago an event destroyed the small city of poughkeepsie, forever changing reality within its borders. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Spill zone by scott westerfeld, 9781596439368, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. The heroine, like me, is fascinated with language, and manages to think about every cool thing ive ever learned about words, meaning, and language. Scott is married to fellow author justin larbalestier and divides his time between sydney, australia and new york city. Alex puvilland was born in france where he grew up reading his fathers comic books. Below is a list of scott westerfelds books in order of when they were originally published. The story was based in part, on a terrible incident that happened in central brazil. Deryn, a girl in disguise, serves on a living airship. Alek is secretly heir presumptive to the austrohungarian throne.629 669 950 545 1476 1265 632 1222 1435 252 641 959 182 686 1290 303 674 560 526 648 921 1462 695 353 1139 1048 1008 821 1106 101 937 866 1470 54 630 908 867 493 35 128 1344 149 990