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Talents

Award-winning author David Lubar’s hit series for young adults is a suspenseful and hilarious duology about coming of age…with supernatural powers.

“The author’s writing is as fluid and teen-smart as ever…. [Lubar] deftly juggles the ensemble of five funny, thoughtful, distinct boys.”–School Library Journal

“With plenty of humor, this is a good bet for reluctant readers as well as for kids who like offbeat fiction.”–Booklist

Talents
1. Hidden Talents
2. True Talents

Hidden Talents was shortlisted for the Printz Award

  • True Talents
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    • True Talents

    • Talents (Volume 2)
      David Lubar
      Tor/Forge

    • True Talents is the second suspenseful and hilarious novel for teens by acclaimed author, David Lubar about Martin Anderson and his exceptional friends. The supernatural duology begins with...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Hidden Talents
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    • Hidden Talents

    • Talents (Volume 1)
      David Lubar
      Tor/Forge

    • Hidden Talents is the first novel in a hit supernatural duology for young readers by award-winning author David Lubar. This hilarious coming-of-age-with-powers story starring the misfits...

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook

Watch

<a href="http://us.macmillan.com/series/talents#media">An interview with David Lubar about his book, True Talents</a>

An interview with David Lubar about his book, True Talents

Connie Bowman talks with bestselling author David Lubar about True Talents, the sequel to his award-winning debut novel, Hidden Talents.

David Lubar

David Lubar created a sensation with his debut novel, Hidden Talents, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Thousands of kids and educators across the country have voted Hidden Talents onto over twenty state lists. David is also the author of True Talents, the sequel to Hidden Talents; Flip, an ALA Best Book for Young Adults and a VOYA Best Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror selection; many short story collections including In the Land of the Lawn Weenies, Invasion of the Road Weenies, The Curse of the Campfire Weenies, The Battle of the Red Hot Pepper Weenies, Attack of the Vampire Weenies, Beware the Ninja Weenies, Wipeout of the Wireless Weenies, Strikeout of the Bleacher Weenies, and Extremities; and the Nathan Abercrombie, Accidental Zombie series. Lubar grew up in Morristown, New Jersey, and he has also lived in New Brunswick, Edison and Piscataway, NJ, and Sacramento, CA. Besides writing, he has also worked as a video game programmer and designer. He now lives in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.

Joelle Lubar