The Ones We Burn
From Shelf: Our Sci-Fi and Fantasy picks
A blood-witch's mission to assassinate the prince she is betrothed to is compromised by the discovery of a deadly plague - and by the beautiful princess intent on stopping it.
I AM A WEAPON. USE ME.'FERAL AND TENDER' CHLOE GONGTHE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER A fierce, sapphic fantasy about a witch whose mission to assassinate the prince she's betrothed to is compromised by the discovery of a deadly plague - and the beautiful princess intent on stopping it.After years of bloodshed, Ranka's coven has one last mission for her: travel to the human kingdom, marry the prince, and kill him. Easy enough. Except the prince is gentle and kind. And it is his sister, Aramis - wickedly smart and infuriatingly beautiful - who seems to be the real threat. When witches start dying from a mysterious, magical plague, Ranka and Aramis are forced together in a desperate hunt for a cure. Soon, Ranka will have to choose between the witches who raised her, and the princess she may be falling for . . .PRAISE FOR THE ONES WE BURN 'One of the freshest YA fantasies I've read in years' Natasha Ngan'Romantic, brutal, and hopeful' Hannah Whitten'I love this book. Rebecca Mix is a writer to watch' Adrienne Tooley'As beautiful as it is fierce' Adalyn Grace
Format: Paperback / softback