Shannon Hale

Book review: 'Dangerous' takes Hale's writing in a science fiction direction

Shannon Hale's newest work is a clear departure from fairy tales, featuring a futuristic world with a strong female lead, Maisie Danger Brown, and a world in peril.... Read more »

March 8, 2014


Why Mormon writers thrive in the fiction genre, according to a New York Times columnist

Last week, the New York Times ran a column by Mark Oppenheimer that explored the world of Mormon writers, saying they “tend to cluster in genre fiction, like... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2013


Shannon Hale's 'The Storybook of Legends' is a twist on traditional fairy tales

"Ever After High: The Storybook of Legends" by Shannon Hale follows the children of fairy tales, including Apple White and Raven Queen, as they must pledge to follow... Read more »

Oct. 12, 2013

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Book review: 'Other Worlds' has a few flavorful gems — and some duds

Much like a variety pack of candy, a collection of short stories is filled with old favorites, new flavors worth another try, some that are better left unfinished and... Read more »

Sept. 21, 2013


'Austenland' writer Shannon Hale to screen film for fans in Salt Lake City

Utah writer Shannon Hale will take questions from the audience after special screenings of the film 'Austenland' this weekend in Salt Lake City. Hale co-wrote the... Read more »

Aug. 22, 2013


Film producing a new passion for 'Twilight' author Stephenie Meyer

When Stephenie Meyer's name is mentioned, most people think of her "Twilight Saga" vampire books and films. But the author wants a new audience as a film producer. Read more »

Aug. 14, 2013


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