Encore to an Empty Room (Exile Series #2) (Hardcover)
Katherine Tegen Books, 9780062133984, 320pp.
Publication Date: April 28, 2015
Kevin Emerson's Exile trilogy combines the swoon-worthy romance of a Susane Colasanti novel with the rock 'n' roll of Eleanor & Park. Filled with infectious music, mystery, and romance, the electrifying Encore to an Empty Room, the second book in the Exile series, doesn't miss a beat.
Summer always wanted Dangerheart—the band of talented exiles she manages—to find success. Now that they've become an overnight sensation, they are on the verge of a record deal, and all of Summer's hard work is about to pay off. All they need to do is find the next missing song. But are Caleb, the band's future, and the lost song more important than college? Summer will have to decide. It's time to choose who she wants to be, even if that might mean kissing Caleb good-bye.
About the Author
Kevin Emerson is the author of the The Last Day on Mars and The Oceans between Stars, The Fellowship for Alien Detection, the Oliver Nocturne series, the Atlanteans trilogy, Breakout, and Carlos Is Gonna Get It. A former science teacher, Kevin is also a drummer and singer, most recently with his bands Northern Allies and The Board of Education. He lives in Seattle, Washington. You can visit him online at www.kevinemerson.net.
Praise For Encore to an Empty Room (Exile Series #2)…
— Kirkus Reviews
“Emerson’s created a page-turner of a sequel that will rivet music-minded teens.”
“Well written with believable characters, this read will appeal to a reader interested in life behind the scenes of a rock-and-roll band.”
— Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
Praise for Exile: “This engaging read steeped in music, romance and mystery opens a promising trilogy.”
— Kirkus Reviews
“Emerson’s seasoned music references and deep knowledge of the business (including its slimy side) will draw readers in, but it’s the emerging conspiracy theories that give the book its edge-and provide the perfect setup for the sequel.”
— Publishers Weekly
“Emerson talks rock history with a style and fervor that will send readers to YouTube to catch the classic moments mentioned by his music-savvy characters.”
“A captivating road trip of the heart.”
— Susane Colasanti, Bestselling Author of When It Happens
“A standing ovation for Exile! Kevin Emerson rocks out a story filled with twists and turns, harmony and heart, mystery and emotional mayhem. I can’t wait for his encore.”
— Elizabeth Eulberg, author of Revenge of the Girl with the Great Personality