FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Los Angeles, CA) The boutique publisher Ghede Press is proud to announce it has acquired rights to the award-winning young adult horror thriller, Snowed, penned by Bram Stoker Award®-winning author Maria Alexander. The press is also publishing the sequel, Snowbound, rebranding the books as the first two installments of the Bloodline of Yule Trilogy.
Ghede Press is releasing a revised edition of Snowed, which includes a refreshed cover design based on the artwork of Italian horror artist, Daniele Serra. It will be available starting August 1, 2018, from Amazon, Ingram, and Baker and Taylor.
In addition to numerous rave reviews, Snowed won rare cross-genre critical acclaim when it received nominations for both the 2016 Bram Stoker Award® for Superior Achievement in a Young Adult Novel and the 2017 Anthony Award for Best Children’s/Young Adult Novel from the World Mystery Convention, BoucherCon. Snowed ultimately won the Bram Stoker Award in its category.
This is Alexander’s first YA novel. Her debut novel, Mr. Wicker, was an adult dark fantasy tale that garnered her the Bram Stoker Award® for Superior Achievement in a First Novel.