Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Blog Tour: The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone by Adele Griffin

National Book Award-finalist Adele Griffin tells the fully illustrated story of a brilliant young artist, her mysterious death, and the fandom that won't let her go.

From the moment she stepped foot in NYC, Addison Stone’s subversive street art made her someone to watch, and her violent drowning left her fans and critics craving to know more. I conducted interviews with those who knew her best—including close friends, family, teachers, mentors, art dealers, boyfriends, and critics—and retraced the tumultuous path of Addison's life. I hope I can shed new light on what really happened the night of July 28.
—Adele Griffin (summary from

Adele Griffin has put together a memorable biography of a young star gone too violently and too soon with The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone. Full of interviews from Stone's family, close friends, and other individuals, Griffin paints a stunning portrait of the enigmatic and troubled star. Photos of Addison's private life and some of her most well-known paintings are featured in the book. They take on all new context surrounded by tales of Addison's successes and struggles.

Below, I present my tribute to Addison herself and Griffin's fantastic work.

Adele Griffin's The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone is now available at multiple book retailers.To Learn more about Addison Stone, click below the photo.

Adele Griffin is a two-time National Book Award Finalist and highly acclaimed author of numerous books for Young Adult and middle grade readers. Her works include Sons of Liberty and Where I Want to Be, as well as the popular Witch Twins and Vampire Island series. Her most recent thriller Loud Awake and Lost will be out this fall from Knopf.

Adele lives with her husband, Erich, their two young children, and their dog, Edith, in Brooklyn, New York.

Happy Reading!

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