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Red Queen (Red Queen, #1) by Victoria Aveyard

Published 1 February 2015

Children

Graceling meets The Selection in debut novelist Victoria Aveyard's sweeping tale of seventeen-year-old Mare, a common girl whose once-latent magical power draws her into the dangerous intrigue of the king's palace. Will her power save her or condemn her?Mare Barrow's world is divided by blood--those with common, Red blood serve the Silver- blooded elite, who are gifted with superhuman abilities. Mare is a Red, scraping by as a thief in a poor, rural village, until a twist of fate throws her in f...



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Long before Catherine was great, Elizabeth was destined to rule the Romanov empire…The last true Romanov, Elizabeth has once again been denied the throne of Russia. Grieving and isolated, she struggles to protect the few loved ones she has left. But when Empress Anna’s health begins to fail, Elisabeth’s very existence becomes a threat to Anna’s plans to place her chosen heir, the infant Ivan, on the throne.Knowing only one of them will survive, Elizabeth enters into a dangerous alliance with Ann...


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A royal wedding, a mysterious assassin, a new threat to all of Faery... Friends and family gather to celebrate the wedding of the Iron Queen Meghan Chase's brother. But one wedding guest feels more melancholic than the rest. The King of the Forgotten can't forget his own lost love and slips away from the festivities, only to be attacked by a strange faery who calls him a fraud and a false king. Now the two must form a wary alliance to track a strange new threat, a creature of...


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The fourth book in The Stolen Kingdom series: a Sleeping Beauty Retelling.Arie is now the Queen of Hodafez.Alone. Gift-less. Unwanted.The pain from her Severance is suffocating. Struggling to find the will to go on, all that keeps Arie going is knowing her people need her protection. The Queen of Jinn is readying her attack.Rena gave away the one item that could’ve given them leverage. Her newfound selflessness is put to the test as the human kingdoms need the help of the Mere more than ever.Nes...


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Spinning straw into gold was only the beginning of the story…Marie, the dutiful princess of Northhelm, chafes under the rigid protocol that governs her life. Then a growing darkness threatens the kingdom and uncovers the lie at the centre of her whole life – a single pact that changes everything.Throwing off convention, she joins Rafe, a handsome, charming newcomer, on a quest to save her kingdom. Except he doesn’t know she has a mission of her own – to discover the truth about her identity. Inc...


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The Wild Hunt killed her father. The Unseelie King locked up her mother. And a mask-clad fae as cruel as he is beautiful, dragged Bria out of the human realm and into the depths of Faery, a place where humans can trust nothing, especially their instincts. It never occurred to Bria to question why the fae have taken such a macabre interest in her family, not until the masked fae suggests she’s hiding something. If she is, she doesn’t know what it could be. What she does know is that she must...


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Royal Return (Royal Replicas, #4) by Michael Pierce

Published 11 April 2018

Young Adult

After awaking in the palace, Victoria learns firsthand what’s been happening to her sisters—and the horrors they’ve had to endure. Now locked within her own body, she’s merely a passenger, forced to ride along as the doctors’ sinister plot unfolds. How many people—including the ones she loves most—will have to die by her hand?Meanwhile, Prince Byron is the number one suspect in the Queen’s murder, making his efforts to save Victoria and return the crown to Princess Amelia far more dangerous. Is...


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Nemesis (Nemesis, #1) by Anna Banks

Published 4 October 2016

Young Adult

Princess Sepora of Serubel is the last Forger in all the five kingdoms. The spectorium she creates provides energy for all, but now her father has found a way to weaponise it, and his intentions to incite war force her to flee from his a grasp. She escapes across enemy lines into the kingdom of Theoria, but her plans to hide are thwarted when she is captured and placed in the young king's servitude. Tarik has just taken over ruler ship of Theoria, and must now face a new plague sweeping through...



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Praserian by Kaydrie Tolbert

Published 1 September 2020

Young Adult

Allene Amena, princess of Valteria, looks like the enemy. Her eyes, her hair, the very blood in her veins, is hated. When King of Valteria, Allene's father, dies unexpectedly, Allene is left alone to deal with her secret Praserian heritage. Allene is thrown into a whirlwind of conflict as political strife arises between her kingdom and Praseria. A surprise attack on Valteria ignites an unexpected turn of events. Allene ends up in enemy territory, afraid, lost, and confused. Her unique dark hai...


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Castle of Lies by Kiersi Burkhart

Published 7 May 2019

Young Adult


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Judy I. Lin's sweeping debut A Magic Steeped in Poison, first in a duology, is sure to enchant fans of Adrienne Young and Leigh Bardugo.I used to look at my hands with pride. Now all I can think is, "These are the hands that buried my mother."For Ning, the only thing worse than losing her mother is knowing that it's her own fault. She was the one who unknowingly brewed the poison tea that killed her—the poison tea that now threatens to also take her sister, Shu.When Ning hears of a competition t...


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Incendiary (Hollow Crown, #1) by Zoraida Córdova

Published 28 April 2020

Young Adult

An epic tale of love and revenge set in a world inspired by Inquisition-era Spain pits the magical Moria against a terrifying royal authority bent on their destruction.'Epic and spellbinding' Dhonielle Clayton, New York Times bestselling author of The Belles seriesRenata was only a child when she was kidnapped by the crown. As a memory thief, the rarest and most feared of the magical Moria, she was used to carry out the King's Wrath, a siege that resulted in the deaths of thousands of her own pe...


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Fairest Son by H S J Williams

Published 1 August 2018

Young Adult


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Princess Adelaide has been missing for years. And that’s exactly the way she wants it. Haunted by her past, not even the curse that entraps her is enough to make her long for her old home. But her past finds her anyway, in the form of a handsome prince from her childhood. Adelaide doesn’t want to let Gabe in, but a sinister force is spreading fear throughout her new kingdom, and only Gabe has the will to help her. Adelaide can’t refuse his assistance—not when the evil might soon ensnare much mo...


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When a crown is at stake, blood will be shed… Malory is bound by blood to ensure the High Crown is returned to her kingdom—be it the blood that runs through her veins or the blood spilled at her feet. The eldest heir of the kingdom of Devlishire, Malory is destined to be the first reigning queen in a hundred years, though she’d prefer to spend her days sparring in the courtyard or reading tales of the long-forgotten gods rather than studying languages and royal lineage. But an upset in the bal...


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Christmas at the Palace by Jeevani Charika

Published 18 October 2018

Young Adult

'Huge fun' Katie Fforde 'I love Jeevani's writing! Her characters leap from the page' Sue Moorcroft 'A fantastic and fascinating read' Phillipa Ashley Snuggle up and fall in love with the perfect holiday romance, as one ordinary girl learns what it means to love a prince. Perfect for fans of Heidi Swain. Not even in her wildest imaginings did Kumari ever think she'd become a princess. But having fallen for Ben - or rather Prince Benedict, sixth in line to the throne - it looks like nothing wi...


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The Iron Queen (Iron Fey, #3) by Julie Kagawa

Published 1 January 2011

Young Adult

From the limitless imagination of New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Julie Kagawa, return to the world of The Iron Fey. In less than twenty-four hours I'll be seventeen. Although, technically, I won't actually be turning seventeen. I've been in the Nevernever too long. When you're in Faery, you don't age. So while a year has passed in the real world, agewise I'm probably only a few days older than when I went in. In real life, I've changed so much I don't even recognize myself....


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Get steeped in suspense, romance, and high Victorian intrigue as Mary goes undercover at Buckingham Palace — and learns a startling secret at the Tower of London. Queen Victoria has a little problem: there’s a petty thief at work in Buckingham Palace. Charged with discretion, the Agency puts quickwitted Mary Quinn on the case, where she must pose as a domestic while fending off the attentions of a feckless Prince of Wales. But when the prince witnesses the murder of one of his friends in an opi...