The Queen of the Tearling
A #1 Indie Next Pick and LibraryReads SelectionMagic, adventure, mystery, and romance combine in this epic debut in which a young princess must reclaim her dead mother's throne, learn to be a ruler--and defeat the Red Queen, a powerful and malevolent sorceress determined to destroy her.On her... show more
A #1 Indie Next Pick and LibraryReads SelectionMagic, adventure, mystery, and romance combine in this epic debut in which a young princess must reclaim her dead mother's throne, learn to be a ruler--and defeat the Red Queen, a powerful and malevolent sorceress determined to destroy her.On her nineteenth birthday, Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn, raised in exile, sets out on
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Pages no: 464
Edition language: English
Series: The Queen of the Tearling (#1)
I hope the second one is better, because this one wasn't that great. The bad things first: It really annoyed me how much beauty was an important element to Kelsey and how ugly and plain she says/thinks she is. It was constant and it was very weird too, considering she was raised in a far away home i...
I've been waiting to read this trilogy for a while, recommended by my wife. This first volume sets the scene as Kelsea, the heir to the Tearling throne, is brought back to the capital to take the throne, facing assassins and plots all along the way. Nicely building up the action and bringing along...
Kelsea knows that when she turns nineteen, it is time for her to take her rightful place as Queen, like her mother (who died when she was a baby) and grandmother before her. She has been raised far from civilisation, by two loyal servants, who did their best to prepare her in every way they could fo...
Another one for the 12 Tasks! This one was my dreidel pick (thank you mom for the dreidel) and thank you dreidel for getting this one off my tbr! Princess Kelsea has been in hiding from soon after her birth. Upon her nineteenth birthday, she will take her place as Queen of the Tearling. Kelsea’...
The Queen of the Tearling teeters on the edge of awesome, but spends too much time on the side of annoying to really become what I hoped it would be. I was intrigued by the story. This world of queens, castles, and magic is inhabited by people whose ancient ancestors left America and England by ...