rebecca-stead
Rebecca Stead is an American author of children’s novels. She grew up in New York City, where she would quickly fall in love with fiction. Rebecca would grow up to become a public defender, while she was writing as a hobby. However, her young song pushed her laptop off the table, causing her to lose everything she had written. In order to cheer herself up, she went to a local bookstore and bought everything she loved when she was a kid. She went back, and bought more. Then she began to write. Rebecca lives in New York City with her family.

Rebecca Stead made her debut as a published novelist in 2007 with the novel First Light. Below is a list of Rebecca Stead’s books in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

First Light(2007) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
When You Reach Me(2009) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Liar & Spy(2012) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Goodbye Stranger(2015) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Stories/Novellas

A Day In the Life(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Plan B(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

Other Worlds(2013) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Note: Other Worlds also has stories by Tom Angleberger, Ray Bradbury, Rick Riordan, Jon Scieszka, Neal Shusterman and Shaun Tan. A Day in the Life was written with Shaun Tan.

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Rebecca Stead Synopsis: First Light is a standalone title by Rebecca Stead. Peter couldn’t be happier to leave New York City in order to accompany his parents on an expedition to Greenland to study global warming. There he has visions of things that should be too far away for him to see. Generations ago, the people of Thea’s community were hunted for possessing unusual abilities, so they fled beneath the ice. Thea needs help that only Peter can give. Their meeting reveals secrets of both their pasts, and changes the future for them both forever.

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