The Queen's Rising
Grave Mercy meets Red Queen in this epic debut fantasy, inspired by Renaissance France, about an outcast who finds herself bound to a disgraced lord and entangled in his plot to overthrow the current king.
Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. Growing up in Valenia at the renowned Magnalia House should have prepared her. While some are born with a talent for one of the five passions–art, music, dramatics, wit, and knowledge–Brienna struggled to find hers until she chose knowledge. However, Brienna's greatest fear comes true–she is left without a patron.
Months later, her life takes an unexpected turn when
And now, with war brewing, Brienna must choose which side she will remain loyal to: passion or blood.
| 464 pages
06 Feb 2018
HarperCollins Publishers Inc
New York, United States