Tilla would know. Her father, loved her as a child, Lord Kent of the Western Province, but cast her aside as soon as he had trueborn children. Jon snow won't be the only 'bastard' whose name readers will remember. Entertainment Weekly Being a bastard blows. Tilla secretly longs to sit by her father's side, enjoying feasts with the rest of the family.
Royal Bastards #ad - The group flees for their lives, relentlessly pursued by murderous mercenaries. At sixteen, tilla spends her days exploring long-forgotten tunnels beneath the castle with her stablehand half brother, and her nights drinking with the servants, Jax, passing out on Jax's floor while her castle bedroom collects dust.
City of Bastards Royal Bastards Book 2Disney Hyperion #ad - Then, tilla returns to her quarters one night to find the cold body of her roommate. While war rages in her western homeland, Tilla, the bastard daughter of House Kent is far away, safely cloistered as a ward of the King in Lightspire. The school and the police are quick to rule it a suicide and sweep it under the rug, but Tilla doesn't buy it.
She's best friends with the princess, and is even given a spot at the prestigious University, treated like nobility, where only the Kingdom's finest are educated. Tilla's hunt for the killer plunges her deep into the city's underbelly, a world of shadowy cults, forbidden magic, and a conspiracy to destroy the crown from within.
City of Bastards Royal Bastards Book 2 #ad - And yet, jax, she finds herself unhappy, haunted by memories of her beloved brother, and plagued by a deeper sense of uncertainty, of not fitting in. And despite the urging of just about everyone in her life, she can't let it go. Her boyfriend, stripped of her role as mage, partying, who is now a recruit for the City Watch, Zell, puts on a brave face to hide the pain of leaving behind his Zitochi identity, has begun rebelling against her conservative upbringing: drinking, while Princess Lyriana, and hooking up with random boys.
War of the Bastards Royal Bastards Book 3Disney Hyperion #ad - With miles' forces closing in, tilla and her friends alongside a hostage Lord Kent set out to make contact with Syan's people, to make an pact that could turn the war. The journey will test their character, forge unlikely alliances, reveal the horrifying true nature of magic, and set in motion a battle that will determine the fate of Noveris itself.
Tilla is plagued with doubt and regret; Lyriana struggles with the burdens of being a fugitive Queen; Zell atones for his guilt by killing for the cause. A year has passed since the fall of Lightspire. Tilla and her friends have become hardened rebels in the Unbroken, a band of guerilla fighters hiding out in the fringes of the Kingdom.
And even as they all fight, that with very passing day Miles' power grows, they know their cause is doomed, his army of Bloodmages spreading to cover the continent. Tilla struggles with the emotional weight of confronting her father, but it's Syan that offers the true revelation. The inquisitor miles Hampstedt has usurped the throne and rules Noveris with a blood-soaked iron fist.
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Can the sisters prevent everything they know from falling apart? Or do they allow it to break and pave the way for new growth?Join these beloved sisterwitches in a story about sisterhood, new magic, and dealing with change. Soon.
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The wealthier look to see how likely their sons are to survive. And not everyone survives the deadly maze. Welcome to the labyrinth. Praise for to best the Boys:“Atmospheric, romantic, inspiring. Kristen ciccarelli, internationally bestselling author of the Last Namsara"Smart, determined, and ready to take on the world: Rhen Tellur is an outstanding heroine with every reason to win a competition historically intended for boys.
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Kunal has been a soldier since childhood. Both the viper and the soldier think they’re calling the shots, but they’re not the only players moving the pieces. As the bonds that hold their land in order break down and the sins of the past meet the promise of a new future, both the soldier and the rebel must decide where their loyalties lie: with the lives they’ve killed to hold on to or with the love that’s made them dream of something more.
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. The robot gladiator she spent months building has been reduced to a smoking wreck, she's on the local gangster's wanted list, and the only thing keeping her grandpa alive is the money she just lost to the bookies. Worst of all, she's discovered she can somehow destroy machines with the power of her mind, and a bunch of puritanical fanatics are building a coffin her size because of it.
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On an island junkyard beneath a sky that glows with radiation, a deadly secret lies buried in the scrap. Seventeen-year-old Eve isn't looking for trouble--she's too busy looking over her shoulder. If she's ever had a worse day, Eve can't remember it.
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But when a darkness from ana’s past returns, she must face an impossible choice: does she protect a kingdom that wants her dead or save the Metal boy she loves? Seventeen-year-old Ana is a scoundrel by nurture and an outlaw by nature. Now their entire kingdom is after them—and the coordinates—and not everyone wants them captured alive.
What they find in a lost corner of the universe will change all their lives—and unearth dangerous secrets. But d09—one of the last remaining illegal Metals—has been glitching, and Ana will stop at nothing to find a way to fix him. Ana’s desperate effort to save D09 leads her on a quest to steal the coordinates to a lost ship that could offer all the answers.
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Shadow of the FoxHarlequin Teen #ad - Fate brings Kage and Yumeko together. Half kitsune, half human, her skill with illusion is matched only by her penchant for mischief. Until the day her home is burned to the ground, her adoptive family is brutally slain and she is forced to flee for her life with the temple’s greatest treasure—one part of the ancient scroll.
There are many who would claim the dragon’s wish for their own. Fans of Sarah J. Dao, marie lu, cassandra clare and more bestselling YA fantasy will be captivated by book one of this enchanting new series. One of my all-time favorite fantasy novels! i'm in love with this book, its characters, its worldbuilding!”—Ellen Oh, author of the Prophecy and Spirit Hunters series .
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Maas, Julie C. One thousand years ago, the great kami Dragon was summoned to grant a single terrible wish—and the land of Iwagoto was plunged into an age of darkness and chaos. Now, for whoever holds the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers, a new wish will be granted.
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Then the intruder would take it away, and I would go with it. Do you know why we’re here?” the royal officer asked. His mother is nearing death and the healing magic isn't working. Not this. One little, messy mistake I’d kept buried in the back of my mind for months. Red is the untapped magic no one can access—until Jessa.
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Prism book one has snagged these kindle sales tags since its release:#1 bestseller in teen & young adult science fiction and dystopian#1 bestseller in teen & young adult visionary and metaphysical#1 Bestseller in Teen & Young Adult Witches and Wizards#1 Bestseller in Children’s Fantasy and Magic Canada#1 Bestseller in Children’s Literature and Fiction CanadaDownload the series readers have compared to The Selection, Canada, Australia, The Hunger Games, and Red Queen! Download the series that's an international bestseller across the United States, and the UK from a USA Today Bestselling Author! "I didn’t collect secrets.
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But powerful forces are standing against Emberfall. And it will take more than a broken curse to save Harper, Rhen, and his people from utter ruin. That was before he destroyed his castle, his family, and every last shred of hope. Nothing has ever been easy for Harper. And as rhen realizes Harper is not just another girl to charm, his hope comes flooding back.
A Curse So Dark and Lonely The Cursebreaker Series #ad - But as she spends time with Rhen in this enchanted land, she begins to understand what's at stake. A new york times bestseller!"Has everything you'd want in a retelling of a classic fairy tale. Jodi picoult, new york times bestselling author of A Spark of Light and Small Great Things"Absolutely spellbinding.
Stephanie garber, contemporary fantasy retelling of beauty and the Beast, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Caraval and LegendaryIn a lush, Brigid Kemmerer gives readers another compulsively readable romance perfect for fans of Marissa Meyer. Fall in love, break the curse.