Mary of the Aether

Mary of the Aether

Fourteen-year-old Mary Lanham lives an unremarkable life in an unremarkable small town, until the day a man in a long, gray cloak creeps out of the forest, and a centuries-old mystery begins to unfold. What is the magical secret Mary's father is hiding, a secret that has put both of their lives in danger? What is the truth about Mary's past that has awakened a great evil? And how can she win the heart of the boy she loves when the whole world is falling apart?

Mary of the Aether is the first volume of a four book Young Adult series set in small-town Arkansas:

Mary of the Aether
Mary of Shadows
Mary of Starlight (coming February 2014)
Mary of Cosmos (coming sometime late 2014)

Title:Mary of the Aether
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781611605242
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    Mary of the Aether Reviews

  • Juliet Waldron

    Mary Lanham thinks her life is a bust—and she’s only fourteen. She lives in a dreary southern town after abruptly moving from Colorado where she and her father lived with Aunt Carol, who is the on...

  • CJ

    "Mary of the Aether" by Jeffrey Aaron Miller came to me by way of Goodreads giveaway contests and what a winner this story turned out to be! Mary Lanham, 14 years of age, has never felt like she fit i...

  • Linda

    Mary of the Aether is a YA fantasy novel about a shy young teenager who is startled to learn that nothing she believes about her seemingly ordinary life is true. When she is discovered and followed by...

  • Rachel

    I'll admit that I was curious to read this book. YA type books are to me a hit or miss kind of read and so I wasn't sure what to expect. This book is definitely worth a read. The characters and situat...

  • Nat

    Quick read for me the fast reader but pacing, the way the magic was described and how the lead grew throughout the tale made me eat this book up....

  • Barb Taub

    Mary of the Aether, the first book of Jeffrey Miller's Aether Series, tells the story of fourteen-year-old Mary Lanham. She's a typical girl, mooning about her crush on Aiden, the “cutest boy in the...

  • Arkansas Book Reviewer

    Being a teenager can stink! But finding out your identity is a lie, is even more rotten. Or, is it?Mary Lanham was a plain girl. She lived a plain life, in a plain town. Her house was plain – even h...

  • Damie Brooks

    Mary is a 14 year old child of a single parent who discovers she is actually hundreds of years old and can harness magic. It's like a watered down Harry Potter without the Hogwarts. 4 stars for the pl...

  • Lynn Crain

    This is the extraordinary story of Mary Lanham. She is a typical fourteen-year-old girl striving to find her place in a mixed up world. Her father is a very old man and she has taken care of him for s...

  • Michelle Randall

    Reviewed for Reader's Favorite.Living in a small town can have it's ups and downs. For Mary everyone knowing her and her father, who seems to be much too old to actually be her father, is one of the d...