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Sarah J. Maas is a New York Times bestselling author who launched her career with her epic young adult fantasy series, Throne of Glass – a Cinderella retelling around a young female assassin! Since ToG, Sarah has launched two more series for adults, set in fantasy worlds with fierce female characters and their ferocious companions out to save their respective worlds from dangers old and new. A fandom that has been named “Maasassins”, take a look into these series & decide for yourself if you’d like to be a part of this passionate group.

A Court of Thorns and Roses

A loose retelling of the fairytale Beauty and the Beast, the first book in this series sets up a world filled with Fae who rule over different courts and are the stuff of nightmares to the humans that live on the land below. A 19-year-old huntress kills a wolf to feed her starving family, unknowingly taking the life of a Fae & becoming engulfed in an epic adventure of romance and political intrigue. 

And as of March 2021, the ACOTAR series was just announced to be coming to Hulu! Here’s a link to the article revealing the exciting news! (via ew.com) Entertainment Weekly article

The first 3 books wrap up the original trilogy & the latest release, A Court of Silver Flames, begins a new spinoff of novels focusing on the characters of the same world. 

Dive into this series…

*Please Note: The covers for the series were redesigned in 2020 to match the latest novel & rebranding the series from YA to Adult, the covers in our catalog are the old ones. The content inside is still the same.

Crescent City

This latest series is her modern world fantasy about Faes, werewolves, and Angels – just to name a few! This first book follows Bryce Quinlan, a half Fae/half Human as she joins angel Hunt Athalar in solving a string of murders happening in Crescent City. 

Romance, suspense and action make this a page-turning debut in the ever growing world of Sarah J. Maas!

Throne of Glass

The first & completed series was inspired by the tale of Cinderella – but what if she was an assassin? Come along with heroine Celaena Sardothien, the young assassin with a heart of gold as she journeys to save something bigger than herself and her kingdom.