Melissa de la Cruz discusses her new YA novel Love and War: An Alex and Eliza Story

Tue 4/24, 7pm:
Melissa de la Cruz discusses her new YA novel Love and War: An Alex and Eliza Story

The thrilling romance of young Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler continues in the sizzling sequel to the New York Times bestselling Alex & Eliza: A Love Story.

 

1781. Albany, New York.

As the war for American independence rages on, Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler begin their new life as a married couple. Still, Alex is as determined as ever to prove his mettle and secure his legacy…even if that means leaving his beloved Eliza behind to join the front lines at the Battle of Yorktown. But when the war unexpectedly arrives on Eliza’s doorstep, she must fight for a better future—for their fledgling country and for her marriage.

Yet even after the Revolution comes to its historic close, Alex and Eliza’s happily-ever-after is threatened. Eliza struggles to build a home in the hustle and bustle of New York City just as Alex’s burgeoning law practice brings him up against his greatest rival—the ambitious young lawyer Aaron Burr. And with Alex’s star on the rise, Eliza can’t help but feel neglected by a husband who seems to have time for everyone but her. Torn apart by new trials and temptations, can Alex and Eliza’s epic love survive life in the big city?

The battles are just beginning in the sumptuous sequel to Melissa de la Cruz’s New York Times bestselling Alex & Eliza: A Love Story.

Melissa de la Cruz is the #1 New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, and Publishers Weekly internationally bestselling author of many critically acclaimed books for readers of all ages, including Alex & Eliza: A Love Story, Disney’s Descendants novels, the Blue Bloods series, and the Summer on East End series. Her books have sold over eight million copies, and the Witches of East End series became an hour-long television drama on the Lifetime network. Visit her at melissa-delacruz.com.

 

 

 

Event date: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 7:00pm
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Love & War: The Alex & Eliza Trilogy Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781524739652
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - April 17th, 2018

Alex and Eliza: A Love Story: The Alex & Eliza Trilogy Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524739621
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - April 11th, 2017