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Demitria Lunetta

Born: Chicago
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois: Lunetta is a Chicago native.

Biography: Demitria Lunetta writes young adult science fiction and fantasy. She holds a BA in Human Ecology and is the author of the Young Adult Sci-fi books, ''In the After'' and ''In the End.'' She is also one of twelve other authors who contributed to the 2015 anthology, ''Among the Shadows: Thirteen Stories of Darkness and Light.''

  • '''''In the After'''''
  • -- American Booksellers Association 2013 ABC Best Books for Children
  • -- Amazon Top Twenty Teen Book for 2013
  • -- 2015 ILLINOIS READS Book

Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Young adult readers

Demitria Lunetta on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

Bad blood /
ISBN: 1101938056 OCLC: 952154289

Spending her summer vacation with her aunt, who lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, sixteen-year-old Heather MacNair is haunted by dreams and compelled to cut herself until she discovers a family secret and a past full of magic that could both save her and put her in mortal danger.

In the After /
ISBN: 0062105450 OCLC: 812614364

HarperTeen, New York : ©2013.

In a post-apocalyptic world where nothing is as it seems, seventeen-year-old Amy and Baby, a child she found while scavenging, struggle to survive while vicious, predatory creatures from another planet roam the Earth.

In the end
ISBN: 9780062105493 OCLC: 880894790

It's been three months since Amy escaped New Hope. Three months since she's seen Baby, or Kay, or Rice. And she's been surviving on her own, like she did before she was rescued and taken to what she thought was a safe haven. Then, in the midst of foraging for supplies, her former fellow Guardian's voice rings out in her earpiece. And in a desperate tone, Kay utters the four words Any had hoped she would never hear: Dr. Reynolds has Baby. Now it's a race against time, for Baby is in imminent danger, her life threatened by the malevolent doctor who had helped start the end of the world. In order to save Baby, Amy will have to make her way to Fort Black, a former prison-turned-survivor colony. There she will need to find Ken -- Kay's brother -- for he holds the key to Baby's survival. (Series conclusion).