The Kiss of Deception
In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia’s life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight—but she doesn’t—and she knows her parents are perpetrating a sham when they arrange her marriage to secure an alliance with a neighboring... show more
In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia’s life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight—but she doesn’t—and she knows her parents are perpetrating a sham when they arrange her marriage to secure an alliance with a neighboring kingdom—to a prince she has never met.On the morning of her wedding, Lia flees to a distant village. She settles into a new life, hopeful when two mysterious and handsome strangers arrive—and unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assasin sent to kill her. Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets—even as she finds herself falling in love.
Publish date: July 15th 2014
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)
Pages no: 496
Edition language: English
Series: The Remnant Chronicles (#1)
I found myself, just not being able to get into the storyline. The last 100 to 150 pages is what saved the book from being a 2 star, or maybe even a dnf. I really love Rafe, and the other two main characters, I was so, so, with. I really love once the heroine realizes what is going on. I just found ...
I wasn't overly impressed with this book but honestly I heard so much hype around it and so many misleading reviews that I don't think my expectations were realistic, therefore, I guess I kind of set myself up for disappointment. I heard that this book had an amazing plot twist and the author did su...
Book Title: The Kiss of Deception Author: Mary E Pearson Narration: Emily Rankin, with Ryan Gesell, Kim Mai Guest, Kirby Heyborne & Anne Marie Lee Series: The Remnant Chronicles #1 Genre: YA, Fantasy Publisher: Book: Henry Holt, Audio: Listening Library Source: Audiobook (Library) ...
WARNING! A RAVING RANT AHEAD! DNF on the grounds of the heroine being a BB. (basic bitch)I am known in my time to DNF a book, but rarely I give up before the hundred mark, but sometimes you pick up a book and this happens:Definitions of a BB amongst others are:*-a bum-ass woman who think she the shi...