Frogkisser! Out Late February 2017

Poor Princess Anya. Forced to live with her evil stepmother’s new husband, her evil stepstepfather. Plagued with an unfortunate ability to break curses with a magic-assisted kiss. And forced to go on the run when her stepstepfather decides to make the kingdom entirely his own.

Aided by a loyal talking dog, a boy thief trapped in the body of a newt, and some extraordinarily mischievous wizards, Anya sets off on a Quest that, if she plays it right, will ultimately free her land-and teach her a thing or two about the use of power, the effectiveness of a well-placed pucker, and the finding of friends in places both high and low.

Frogkisser! Frogkisser!

“Nix . . . masterfully infuses the weight of first recognizing one’s privilege with humor. Great fun with heart.”

– Kirkus Reviews, starred review

 

“With wonderfully inventive creatures, challenging vocabulary, and a captivating story, this fantasy is recommended as a first purchase for YA collections.”

– School Library Journal, starred review

 

“Nix has stirred up an intoxicating brew in Frogkisser!” 

– VOYA

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FROGKISSER! Appearances

Sydney -- Dymocks, George Street, Friday March 3rd 5:30pm

Pasadena, CA -- Vromans, Sunday March 19th 4:00pm
www.vromansbookstore.com/event/garth-nix-presents-and-signs-frogkisser

New York City, NY -- New York Teen Author Festival
nyctaf.com/2017-schedule/
Friday March 24, Barnes & Noble Reader’s Theater/Signing (Upper West Side B&N, 7-8:30pm)
Saturday March 25, Symposium (42nd Street NYPL, Bartos Forum, 1-5pm)
Sunday March 26: Our No-Foolin’ Mega-Signing at Books of Wonder (Books of Wonder, 1-4pm)

United Kingdom 28 March-2nd April
Details to come but will include an event in London and some other places and definitely

Oxford -- Oxford Literary Festival, Saturday 1st April 10:00am
oxfordliteraryfestival.org/authors/2017/garth-nix
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With the lovely UK edition hopping in, four editions of FROGKISSER! are on the lily pond, as it were. (L-R: US, Australian, UK, Audio CD) The book will out very soon now. Feb 28 is the official date, but Australia will be a few days earlier. I am told there will be definitely be copies at the Perth Writers Festival, and I'll be signing after my events there. ... See MoreSee Less

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Colin Osmond-WrightLooks great just getting my kids hooked on your books!6 days ago

Natasha Dentonwoohoo!!6 days ago

Natalie BejinOmg! Want that UK version!6 days ago

Kat Drennan-ScaceUK always gets the best versions! They all look great, though. Looking forward to reading it.1   ·  6 days ago

Chelsea NessI have my copy already! Got it from the Scholastic book fair at my kids' school!5 days ago

Emily Cheethamgot my copy yesterday (im in UK). LOVE it. love the added built in bookmark and the froggy paper. :)4 days ago

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I'll be signing books at Dymocks, George Street Friday 3rd March from 5:30pm. FROGKISSER! and all the rest. Buy books, bring your own in, take a pic, all the usual book signing fun. I might even have a special giveaway. ... See MoreSee Less

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Desiree Gutierrez... if only I could make it!!!6 days ago

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