Kevin Sands

Kevin Sands is a Canadian writer.
Kevin Sands is the author of the bestselling Blackthorn Key series for readers in Grades 5 to 9. (

Kevin Sands is an award-winning children's writer from Ontario. His literary career began in 2015 with the publication of The Blackthorn Keya middle grade fantasy novel about the adventures of an orphaned apothecary's apprentice. The book received the John Spray Mystery Award and was a finalist for the Arthur Ellis Best YA Crime Novel Award. He's continued the bestselling Blackthorn Key series with Mark of the Plague, The Assassin's Curse and Call of the Wraith.

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