The Sleeping Prince
Ever since her brother Lief disappeared, Errin's life has gone from bad to worse. Not only must she care for her sick mother, she has to scrape together rent money by selling illegal herbal cures. But none of that compares to the threat of the vengeful Sleeping Prince whom the Queen just awoke... show more
Ever since her brother Lief disappeared, Errin's life has gone from bad to worse. Not only must she care for her sick mother, she has to scrape together rent money by selling illegal herbal cures. But none of that compares to the threat of the vengeful Sleeping Prince whom the Queen just awoke from his enchanted sleep.When her village is evacuated as part of the war against the Sleeping Prince, Errin is left desperate and homeless. The only person she can turn to is the mysterious Silas, a young man who buys deadly poisons from Errin, but won't reveal why he needs them.
Silas promises to help her, but when he vanishes, Errin must journey across a kingdom on the brink of war to seek another way to save her mother and herself. But what she finds shatters everything she believed about her world, and with the Sleeping Prince drawing nearer, Errin must make a heartbreaking choice that could affect the whole kingdom.
Publish date: 2016-05-10
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
“We’re not Lormerians, with their temples and their living goddesses, and their creepy royal family. We’re people of science, and reason.”
I'm really enjoying this series. The first book followed the story of Twylla, the sin-eater's daughter. This book follows a different character in the same world, Errin. She is strong-willed and independent and trusts no one. But you can't blame her, she lives in a border town full of criminals or p...
I love it when you pick up a sequel and follow a new character. All the story lines line up and intertwine with with the first book. It looks like the next book will do the same with.......AH! No spoilers! This is a great series full of everything a fantasy lover enjoys!