Marie Rutkoski

Marie Rutkoski
Stephen Scott Gross

Marie Rutkoski is the author of The Kronos Chronicles, including The Cabinet of Wonders and The Celestial Globe. The Cabinet of Wonders, her debut novel, was named an Indie Next Kids’ List Great Read and a Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year, among other honors. Rutkoski grew up in Bolingbrook, Illinois (a suburb of Chicago), as the oldest of four children. She attended the University of Iowa, where she took Writers’ Workshop classes and studied with Pulitzer Prize-winner James Alan McPherson. After graduating, she lived in Moscow and Prague. Upon receiving her Ph.D. from Harvard University, she held dual appointments as a lecturer there in both English and American Literature and Language, and History and Literature. Rutkoski is currently a professor at Brooklyn College, where she teaches Renaissance Drama, children’s literature and creative writing. She lives in New York City with her husband and cat.


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Book Trailer for the Kronos Chronicles by Marie Rutkoski

A book trailer for A Cabinet of Wonders and The Celestial Globe, the first two novels in the Kronos Chronicles by author Marie Rutkoski.

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The Cabinet of Wonders by Marie Rutkoski--audiobook excerpt

Hear an adiobook excerpt from Marie Rutkoski's The Cabinet of Wonders, read by Lorelei King. In this children's novel, Petra Kronos has a simple, happy life, but when a prince steals her father's eyes, she embarks on a dangerous adventure. Learn more about this middle-grade fiction book at http://us.macmillan.com/thecabinetofwonders/ Read about author Marie Rutkoski at http://us.macmillan.com/author/marierutkoski Read about narrator Lorelei King at http://us.macmillan.com/author/loreleiking

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The Winner's Curse
The Winner's Trilogy
Marie Rutkoski
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Winning what you want may cost you everything you love They were never meant to be together. As a general’s daughter, seventeen-year-old Kestrel enjoys an...


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The Bridge of Snow
A Tor.Com Original
Marie Rutkoski
Tor Books

In Arin’s childhood, before the war, there was still time to tell stories.


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The Winner's Curse: Chapters 1-5

Marie Rutkoski
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Download the first five chapters of THE WINNER'S CURSE by Marie Rutkoski! Winning what you want may cost you everything you love... As a general’s daughter...


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The Jewel of the Kalderash
Kronos Chronicles
Marie Rutkoski
Square Fish

Upon arriving in the Romany homeland to deliver the Mercator Globes, Petra Kronos, Tomik, and Neel formulate a plan to save Petra's father, who has been...


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The Shadow Society

Marie Rutkoski
Square Fish

Darcy Jones doesn’t remember anything before the day she was abandoned as a child outside a Chicago firehouse. She has never really belonged anywhere—but she...


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The Celestial Globe
Kronos Chronicles
Marie Rutkoski
Square Fish

When Prince Rodolfo’s monsters attack her, Petra Kronos is spirited away to London. As she struggles to escape, Neel and Tomik sail the high seas in search of...


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The Cabinet of Wonders
Kronos Chronicles
Marie Rutkoski
Square Fish

Petra Kronos has a simple, happy life. But it’s never been ordinary. She has a pet tin spider named Astrophil who likes to hide in her snarled hair and give...


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The Fierce Reads Anthology: Volume 2
A Tor.Com Original
Ann Aguirre; Gennifer Albin; Elizabeth Fama; Lish McBride; Caragh M O'Brien; Marie Rutkoski
Tor Books

This anthology includes short stories from six fierce young adult authors! Inside, you’ll find a futuristic zombie tale from Ann Aguirre, a science fiction...


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Jacks and Queens at the Green Mill
A Tor.Com Original
Marie Rutkoski
Tor Books

Few know that the Great Chicago Fire was started deliberately, as a genocide of deadly creatures called Shades. Fewer still know that they didn't die, not...


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Fierce Reads Fall 2012 Chapter Sampler

Gennifer Albin; Elizabeth Fama; Lish McBride; Marie Rutkoski; Ann Aguirre; Caragh M. O'Brien
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The Macmillan FIERCE READS Fall 2012 Chapter Sampler includes chapter excerpts from Crewel, Monstrous Beauty, Necromancing the Stone, The Shadow Society,...


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