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Christelle Dabos

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Christelle Dabos

Christelle Dabos was born on the Côte d’Azur in 1980 and grew up in a home filled with classical music and historical games. She now lives in Belgium. The Mirror Visitor, her debut series, won the Gallimard Jeunesse-RTL-Télérama First Novel Competition.

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Latest reviews

  • “This fall, Europa will make its first foray into the YA landscape with the publication of A Winter’s Promise by Christelle Dabos, translated from the French by Hildegarde Serle.”
    — Publishers Weekly, Jul 10 2018
  • “Set in the wild floating world of the Arks, this French bestseller centers on Ophelia, a girl gifted with the abilities to read objects and travel through mirrors.”
    — BNTeen Blog, Jul 6 2018
  • “Author Dabos’s darkly enchanting debut, a French bestseller, employs vibrant characters, inventive worldbuilding, and a sophisticated plot that will dazzle readers.”
    — Publishers Weekly (Starred Review), Jul 6 2018
  • “Dabos has managed the rarely seen triad of complex worldbuilding, nuanced character development, and enthralling plot, even making it look easy.”
    — Kirkus Reviews, Jun 24 2018
  • “A Winter’s Promise could be your next YA obsession.”
    — Entertainment Weekly, Apr 3 2018
  • “As mesmerizing as a waking dream, A Winter's Promise is certain to ensnare you in its unique, dizzyingly magical world of treachery, illusion, and intrigue."
    — Margaret Rogerson, New York Times bestselling author of An Enchantment of Ravens, Apr 1 2018


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