The Last Princess
Happily ever after is a thing of the past.A series of natural disasters has decimated the earth. Cut off from the rest of the world, England is a dark place. The sun rarely shines, food is scarce, and groups of criminals roam the woods, searching for prey. The people are growing restless.When a... show more
Happily ever after is a thing of the past.A series of natural disasters has decimated the earth. Cut off from the rest of the world, England is a dark place. The sun rarely shines, food is scarce, and groups of criminals roam the woods, searching for prey. The people are growing restless.When a ruthless revolutionary sets out to overthrow the crown, he makes the royal family his first target. Blood is shed in Buckingham Palace, and only sixteen-year old Princess Eliza manages to escape. Determined to kill the man who destroyed her family, Eliza joins the enemy forces in disguise. She has nothing left to live for but revenge, until she meets someone who helps her remember how to hope-and love-once more.Now she must risk everything to ensure that she does not become . . .The Last Princess.
Publish date: May 1st 2012
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction
, Fairy Tales
, Post Apocalyptic
Series: Last Princess (#1)
I actually liked this book. It was a quick, fast paced read. I loved the premise of the story: a dictator trying to overthrow the British throne in a post-apocalyptic world. I was slightly reminded of the movie, V for Vendetta. I also loved the references to British culture (Princess Diana, Princess...
Review courtesy of Dark Faerie Tales.Quick & Dirty: A fast paced novel with a fun heroine and sweet young love. The plot was predictable, but overall this was a good read.Opening Sentence: The day began as a beautiful and vivid dream.The Review: It is 2090 and the world is very different from today...
If you are a fan of Julie Kagawa's The Iron King, and Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes, then The Last Princess is definitely for you. The same emotions I got reading The Iron King and Falling Kingdoms I got reading The Last Princess. I read it in four hours that is how fast the story moves and how ...
The GoodThe fast pace. The pace was good, but very fast. Sometimes it felt like I was being rushed through things, especially at the beginning of the book. As a result, I didn't feel like there was a lot of character development and felt no real connection to the narrator.The BadThe writing. The con...
Wow. Just wow.The Last Princess is - as you can most like infer from the title - the Last Princess...of England. Yep, years on from Diana and our very own Princess Kate, the royal family are stuck in a similar situation to the Romanovs and Marie Antoinette and her husband Louis. The people want chan...