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Inked By ChrisLedbetter are Kindle THE HIGH COURT Month9Books 8 7 2018 THE SKY THRONE Month9Books 4 18 2017 INKED Evernight Teen 7 1 16 DRAWN Evernight Teen 6 5 15 Chris Ledbetter is an award winning author of short fiction and novels for young adults Jason s Quest, a short story retelling of the Jason and Medea Greek myth was published in the anthology, Greek Myths Revisited His first full length novel, Drawn earned him two awards, Library of Clean Reads Best YA 2015 and Evernight Publishing Readers Choice Award Best YA 2015, as well as a USATODAY Must Read recommendation His second novel, Inked, concludes that duology The Sky Throne is his newest young adult series It includes, thus far, The Sky Throne and The High Court.He s a proud member of SCBWI Society of Children s Book Writers and Illustrators and a strong supporter of the Need for Diverse Books He now writes and lives in Wilmington, NC with his family, including three cats Additional Information Chris Ledbetter grew up in Durham, NC before moving to Charlottesville, VA in 11th grade After high school, he attended Hampton University where he promptly walked on to the best drum line in the CIAA And, without any prior percussion experience He carried the bass drum for four years, something his back is not very happy about now After a change of heart and major, he enrolled in Old Dominion University and earned his degree in Business Administration He s worked in various managerial and marketing capacities throughout his life While teaching high school for six years in Culpeper, VA, he taught business management, business law, marketing, and sports marketing, and also coached football.As a self described, young reluctant reader, he writes young adult stories specifically to reach other reluctant readers.. Editor s Pick You re Not Truly Alive Until You Know What You Would Die ForCameron Shade and Farrah Spangled survived a near death experience together Now, their us against the world relationship thrives despite pressure from their families, as well as cultural and social obstacles That is, until Farrah s father ships her off to private boarding school in Virginia Dr Editor s Pick You re Not Truly Alive Until You Know What You Would Die ForCameron Shade and Farrah Spangled survived a near death experience together Now, their us against the world relationship thrives despite pressure from their families, as well as cultural and social obstacles That is, until Farrah s father ships her off to private boarding school in Virginia Driven by unbearable aches of absence and longing, Cameron and Farrah are lured back inside the cursed sketchbook and the perilous Terra Sempre that siphoned their souls and almost cost them their lives Undeterred by a gathering storm of threats and complications, Cameron and Farrah find unlikely allies in both realms, but what Cameron discovers in Terra Sempre might make him want to stay there forever.. Bestseller Ebook Inked Once again, Mr. Ledbetter has managed to concoct a beautiful young adult tale that combines fantasy and romance in a way that is un-put-downable.As the sequel to the compelling debut novel, DRAWN, Inked allows enough of the real world to creep in to Cameron Shade's and Farrah Spangled's lives to give their story a timely relevance. While the literary world is chock full of star-crossed lovers, this author uses art to allow them to be together, even when they're separated by miles and plenty of family-induced stigma. This unique twist makes both of these novels more than worth the purchase.The author has a deft hand with dialogue and sets scenes in a way that makes you feel as if you are inside them looking out. You should read DRAWN first in order to fully appreciate the amazing Terre Sempre world Mr. Ledbetter has created and then run, don't walk, to read INKED and see what happens next.A five star read for anyone who enjoys well-crafted fantasy with a dose of realistic young adult romance.