The Bitter Kingdom
The champion must not waver.The champion must not fear.The gate of darkness closes.Elisa is a fugitive.Her enemies have stolen the man she loves, and they await her at the gate of darkness. Her country is on the brink of civil war, with her own soldiers ordered to kill her on sight.Her Royal... show more
The champion must not waver.The champion must not fear.The gate of darkness closes.Elisa is a fugitive.Her enemies have stolen the man she loves, and they await her at the gate of darkness. Her country is on the brink of civil war, with her own soldiers ordered to kill her on sight.Her Royal Majesty, Queen Lucero-Elisa né Riqueza de Vega, bearer of the Godstone, will lead her three loyal companions deep into the enemy's kingdom, a land of ice and snow and brutal magic, to rescue Hector and win back her throne. Her power grows with every step, and the shocking secrets she will uncover on this, her final journey, could change the course of history.But that is not all. She has a larger destiny. She must become the champion the world has been waiting for.Even of those who hate her most.
Publisher: Greenwillow Books
Pages no: 433
Edition language: English
Series: Fire and Thorns (#3)
Another series that I had embroiled myself into came to a conclusion with this book. Here are some things I have loved about them both, i.e., the book and the series:Elisa is a teenage character who doesn’t wait for the action to come to her. She doesn’t whine about being misunderstood or why her cr...
A worthy conclusion to the trilogy, as Elisa makes her last stand against the enemy and the final secrets are revealed.
Just because it took me forever to finish reading this book doesn’t mean I didn’t find it good. I have read the second book of this series for almost two years. I was so worried I would lose interest if I would keep stalling reading the last book in the series. So even if I wasn’t in the mood to...
I fail at this whole active reviewer thing as of late. I'm going to use the husband as an excuse as he came home from deployment recently, so I haven't had as much reading time as before. But I still manage to finagle time here and there. And devoted some of that time to this series, which wasn't...
"The Bitter Kingdom" was the perfect conclusion to "The Girl of Fire and Thorns" trilogy! Rae Carson gave readers an epic adventure complete with action, enduring relationships, and a well-crafted plot.Queen Lucero-Elisa grew into one of the strongest female protagonists I've read thus far. The naiv...