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Publisher Description

Ten years ago, King Lorcan of the Dark Kingdom Dorjhalon defeated Queen Evelayn and cut her conduit stone from her. Since then, he has kept her trapped in her swan form. With the loss of balance between Dark and Light, winter has descended and the Draíolon of Éadrolan lose more power every day. But once a year, Lorcan transforms her back to her Draíolon form and offers a truce. And every year Evelayn refuses -- for he requires her to Bind herself to him for life.

But now, with an Ancient power bearing down upon them, everything may change. Evelayn will learn that the truths she once believed have shattered, and that she may need her enemies even more than her allies. Lorcan and Evelayn become partners in a desperate quest to return the balance of power to Lachalonia. How far will this partnership go? Can friendship -- perhaps even love -- bloom where hatred has taken root?

Sara B. Larson delivers a thrillingly romantic and hauntingly satisfying end to this extraordinary duology.

Young Adult
May 29
Scholastic Inc.
Scholastic Inc.
Grades 5-10

Customer Reviews

Optimal disguise ,

Wasn’t as captivating

I loved the first book, but this one fell flat for me. The character development in the first book was amazing and really made you love every character. In this book it felt flat and a little forced - the girls ended up feeling completely unnecessary while the boys did all the work.
No spoilers but that love interest just...it was strange. Within 4 days she’s over the last guy and onto this new one and over everything he did to her.
Lastly - that ending. It just...ended. I would’ve loved another few chapters seeing how everything resolved. It felt rushed. Was definitely a bit disappointed after loving the first book.

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