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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

The League of Seven

In an alternate 1875 America electricity is forbidden, Native Americans and Yankees are united, and eldritch evil lurks in the shadows. Young Archie Dent is convinced that he and his friends are the members of a new League of Seven, a group of heroes who come together to fight the Mangleborn whenever the monsters arise to destroy humanity. This action-packed, steampunk series for young readers by acclaimed author Alan Gratz includes The League of Seven, The Dragon Lantern, and The Monster War.

  • The Monster War
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    • The Monster War

    • The League of Seven (Volume 3)
      Alan Gratz
      Tor/Forge

    • The Monster War is the third book in the action-packed, steampunk League of Seven series by acclaimed author Alan Gratz.

      Having discovered the monstrous secret...

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  • The Dragon Lantern
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    • The Dragon Lantern

    • The League of Seven (Volume 2)
      Alan Gratz
      Tor/Forge

    • The Dragon Lantern is the second book in the award-winning, action-packed, steampunk League of Seven series by acclaimed author Alan Gratz.

      Archie Dent is convinced that he and...

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  • The League of Seven
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    • The League of Seven

    • The League of Seven (Volume 1)
      Alan Gratz; Illustrated by Brett Helquist
      Tor/Forge

    • The League of Seven is the first book in an action-packed, steampunk series by the acclaimed author of Samurai Shortstop, Alan Gratz.


      In an alternate 1875 America...

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  • Hero of the Five Points
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    • Hero of the Five Points

    • The League of Seven
      Alan Gratz
      Tor/Forge

    • "The Hero of the Five Points" is a rollicking short adventure set in 1853 in the world of the League of Seven fantasy series for middle-grade readers by acclaimed author Alan Gratz. Grab...

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Alan Gratz

ALAN GRATZ was born in Knoxville, Tennessee. After graduating from the University of Tennessee, he began a succession of jobs—newsletter writer, high school teacher, university lecturer, bookseller, radio commercial writer, advertising copy writer, middle school teacher, library shelver—all the while working on various writing projects. In 2006, he published his first novel, Samurai Shortstop, an ALA 2007 Top Ten Book for Young Adults. Alan’s award-winning books include The Brooklyn Nine, Fantasy Baseball, Starfleet Academy: The Assassination Game, Prisoner B-3087, and The League of Seven, the first in a series of alternate history middle grade fantasy novels. When he’s not writing, he’s usually reading other people’s books or creating an awesome new costume for science fiction/fantasy conventions. He lives with his family in North Carolina.

Photo by Wes Stitt

Brett Helquist

Brett Helquist is the illustrator of many popular books for children.