The Winner's Crime
Lady Kestrel's engagement to Valoria's crown prince calls for great celebration: balls and performances, fireworks and revelry. But to Kestrel it means a cage of her own making. Embedded in the imperial court as a spy, she lives and breathes deceit and cannot confide in the one person she really... show more
Lady Kestrel's engagement to Valoria's crown prince calls for great celebration: balls and performances, fireworks and revelry. But to Kestrel it means a cage of her own making. Embedded in the imperial court as a spy, she lives and breathes deceit and cannot confide in the one person she really longs to trust ...
While Arin fights to keep his country's freedom from the hands of his enemy, he suspects that Kestrel knows more than she shows. As Kestrel comes closer to uncovering a shocking secret, it might not be a dagger in the dark that cuts him open, but the truth.
Lies will come undone, and Kestrel and Arin learn just how much their crimes will cost them in this second book in the breathtaking Winner's trilogy.
Publish date: 2015-03-15
Pages no: 368
Edition language: English
Series: The Winner's Trilogy (#2)
I wanted to continue on with this series because I had enjoyed the first book and I thought it was quite a different YA experience. This one was not really my favorite though. Kestrel was really annoying sometimes; I was rolling my eyes at her stupid decisions. I was not captivated by the book and f...
I know I am of the unpopular opinion for this one, and I loved the first book. Honestly, I was bored. Maybe its because I listed to the book even though the narrator was really good. I just wasn't into the story this time around. Kestrel is to be engaged to a man she does not love. She would ra...
Oh Man, what is going to happen now. The Emperor is a bit obvious though.
**Spoiler's to the Winner's Curse** Short Review; Much like the Winner's Curse I found this a bit slow to start but it picks up after a little and ends on one hell of a cliff hanger! Long Review; At the end of The Winner's Curse Kestrel makes a deal with the emperor to save Arin, she will marry ...