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Marginalia: Marie Lu


With over 2 million books in print, Marie Lu is considered a rock star of young adult literature. Both of her Legend and Young Elites series have spent considerable time on bestsellers lists.


And now Wildcard, the second book in the Warcross/Wildcard duology has been published.

I recently caught up with Lu to talk about the new book, her work in gaming, and her experience immigrating to the United States. Here’s our conversation:

Wildcard by Marie Lu was published by G.P. Putnam's Sons for Young Readers.

Special guest: Cecilia Golay

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Beth Golay is KMUW's Director of Marketing and Digital Content. She is the host of the KMUW podcast Marginalia and co-host with Suzanne Perez of the Books & Whatnot podcast. You can find her on Wichita Transit in conversation with other riders for En Route, a monthly segment on KMUW's weekly news program The Range.