Alex London’s young adult fantasy Skybound Saga is the story of Brysen and Kylee, brother and sister twins who come from a family of facloners. Their talents with birds of prey may be the last, best hope the people of Uztar have against the tide of war threatening their land.
“Epic thrills, heart-punching romance, and a marvel of a hero.”—New York Times bestselling author Adam Silvera (on Black Wings Beating)
Alex London has written books for adults, children, and teens. The first book in the Skybound Saga, Black Wings Beating—which the New York Times Book Review called “brilliantly crafted”—was a NBC Today Show Book Club Pick, a Kirkus Best YA Book of the Year, and received several starred reviews. His young adult debut, Proxy, was an ALA Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Readers, a 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults, a Rainbow List Selection, and appeared on state reading lists across the country. At one time a journalist reporting from conflict zones and refugee camps, Alex lives with his husband in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.