Bestselling author Julie Kagawa, who has enthralled readers with her Iron Fey and Blood of Eden series, revealed details of her “Super Sekrit Series”. Readers may recall that back in February, Universal Pictures announced they had scooped up the movie rights to the new series and ever since fans have been eager for details.
Well, faithful fans, here you go:
New York, NY, October 2, 2013—New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Julie Kagawa today unveiled TALON, her new highly anticipated series from Harlequin TEEN. The Young Adult series, which has already been picked up by Universal Pictures, features dragons battling an ancient order of dragon slayers in a contemporary setting. TALON, the first book in the similarly named series, will be published on October 28, 2014.
The series revolves around dragons with the ability to disguise themselves as humans and an order of warriors sworn to eradicate them. The dragons of TALON and the Order of St. George have been at war with each other for centuries. The fabled creatures, whose existence is unknown by the general public, are determined to rule the world. Their foes, a legendary society of dragon slayers, are equally bent on driving the fabled beasts into extinction. However, when a young dragon and a hardened slayer unknowingly befriend each other, it has severe repercussions for both organizations.
-Press release excerpt taken from Julie Kagawa’s official announcement
DRAGONS! I am super excited for Talon and the series in general, and I know it’ll be brilliant and epic – true Julie fashion.
For more information on the new series, head over to Julie’s blog here.