For this edition of trailer talk we are featuring Cinder by Marissa Meyer. Though I have yet to read it, I already know this is one that I’m going to absolutely love! Not only does it mix fairytale elements with one of my favorite genres, science ficiton, but it has rave reviews all over the place! And want to know what’s even BETTER!? It’s released in stores today!
Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. . . .
Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a second-class citizen with a mysterious past, reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister’s illness. But when her life becomes intertwined with the handsome Prince Kai’s, she suddenly finds herself at the center of an intergalactic struggle, and a forbidden attraction. Caught between duty and freedom, loyalty and betrayal, she must uncover secrets about her past in order to protect her world’s future.
In this thrilling debut young adult novel, the first of a quartet, Marissa Meyer introduces readers to an unforgettable heroine and a masterfully crafted new world that’s enthralling.
Download the first five chapters of Cinder for FREE here:
Marissa Meyer Tour Info
Marissa has started her kickoff tour for Cinder! For dates and info you can visit her blog here: http://marissameyer.livejournal.com/
She will also be participating in a live author event/party on January 9th on Facebook/ Twitter at 7:00 EST. Be sure to stop by!