Kami Garcia (Author of Beautiful Creatures)It comprises four novels that were published between and , and in was followed by a second series set in the same universe, Dangerous Creatures. The series differs from other young adult fiction in that the books are told from the viewpoint of the teenage boy Ethan, whereas other works are traditionally narrated by or center upon a female protagonist. The series follows Ethan Wate, a year-old boy that dreams of leaving his small South Carolina town for something larger. At the start of the series he falls in love with Lena Duchannes, a new girl that is part of a secret section of humanity called Casters, people who are capable of working magic. They find that there are several obstacles to their love, most notably the social and cultural differences between their two societies and the fact that Ethan is incapable of touching Lena for extended periods of time without suffering a severe electric shock. Throughout the series Lena is troubled by the fact that she must claim herself as either a Light or Dark Caster on her sixteenth birthday and in the first novel she manages to perform a spell that prevents her from having to make this choice.
Kami Garcia; Margaret Stohl
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Does it always come down to Destiny? The Wheel of Fate? Who's behind that Wheel? What kind of idiot is doing the driving around here? The day has finally arrived: Mitchell Wate and Lillian English are getting married.
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BEAUTIFUL DARKNESS BY KAMI GARCIA AND MARGARET STOHL: booktalk with XTINEMAY
She grew up in the Washington, D. Garcia is a teacher and reading specialist with an MA in education, and leads book groups for children and teenagers. She formerly taught in the Washington D. In addition to teaching, she was a professional artist. She is the co-author, along with her friend Margaret Stohl of the Caster Chronicles book series, starting with Beautiful Creatures. The series, currently consisting of four books and a novella is generally classified as a contemporary young adult fantasy novel, with particular interest for teens. It is set in the fictional small town of Gatlin, South Carolina in the Southern United States, and deals with a group of townspeople, friends, witches called "Casters" in the books , and numerous other magical creatures.