is a sweeping and heartbreaking companion to City of a Thousand Dolls,
described in a starred Publishers Weekly review as “rich and sumptuously
out of her family three years ago, Mara turned to the only place that would
take her—an order where students train to protect others. But Mara is stunned
when guarding a noble girl in the Empire’s capital turns out to be more
dangerous than she could’ve imagined. More shocking still, Mara finds the boy
she thought she’d lost forever outside the gates of her new home.
knew the dizzying capital city would hold dangers. How could she have known
that her heart, as well as her life, would be at stake?
for fans of romantic fantasies like The Girl of Fire and Thorns and Graceling,
Empire of Shadows takes readers on a spellbinding journey into a world
with a divided society, deadly courtiers, heroic traitors, and deeply laid
conspiracies. Download and start listening now!