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Lunar Chronicles Wiki

General Information

Title: The Lunar Chronicles
Author: Marissa Meyer
Release Date: January 3, 2012 (Cinder)
February 5, 2013 (Scarlet)
February 4, 2014 (Cress)
January 15, 2015 (Fairest)
November 10, 2015 (Winter)
Genre: Science Fiction, Dystopia, Romance, Adventure
Number of Pages: 387 (Cinder)
454 (Scarlet)
550 (Cress)
827 (Winter)
Description: The Lunar Chronicles is a series of five young adult fantasy novels by American author Marissa Meyer. Each book entails a new take on an old fairy tale, including Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Rapunzel and Snow White. The story takes place in a futuristic world where humans, cyborgs, and androids all coexist.
Main Characters: Linh Cinder, Queen Levana, Scarlet Benoit, Cress Darnel, Princess Winter, Emperor Kai, Ze'ev Kesley, Carswell Thorne, Jacin Clay
Related Book Series: Heartless
Related Films: Rights for the books have been sold to a film studio, but there are currently no concrete plans of a film adaptations of the books.

Content Ratings

Rating: Young Adult
Violence: Moderate violence. Description of fight, (attempted) murder and (non-graphic) torture scenes.
Language: No strong language. Very infrequent usage of words such as "hell" and "damn".
Sexual Themes and Nudity: No sexual themes. Romantic activities are limited to kissing and embracing.
Drugs and Alcohol: None.
Crude Humor or Comic Mischief: Very little and infrequent. Example: a naked lady is painted on the side of a ship, but it is not described.