Shannon Hale


Shannon Hale and Dean Hale are the award-winning husband-and-wife team behind the Princess in Black series, illustrated by LeUyen Pham. Shannon Hale is also the author of the Newbery Honor novel Princess Academy as well as the New York Times best-selling series Ever After High. Shannon Hale and Dean Hale live in Salt Lake City, Utah.

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The Princess in Black Book Series

Princess academy Book Series


Nathan Hale
Dean Hale
LeUyen Pham
Victoria Ying

Book Dedications by Shannon Hale

  • For our own Princess Magnolia
    The Princess in Black
  • For Uyen, Sarah, and Barry — with you it’s always a perfect princess party
    The Princess in Black and the Perfect Princess Party