Anders, the ruler of Archenfield, has been murdered, leaving his younger
brother, Jared, to ascend the throne. Sixteen-year-old Jared feels unprepared
to rule the kingdom and its powerful and dangerous court, yet he knows he can
rely on the twelve officers of the court to advise him. He also knows he can
just as easily be at their mercy—especially when it appears that one of them
may be responsible for his brother’s death. Unable to trust anyone, Jared takes
it upon himself to hunt down his brother’s killer—but the killer may be hunting
him as well.
betrayal, and intrigue abound in Justin Somper’s thrilling YA series debut.
Exploring the political machinations of the medieval court and the lives that
hang in the balance, Allies & Assassins is a gripping tale of a teen
torn between duty and revenge. Download and start listening now!