A powerful curse forces the exiled Queen of Faerie to choose between ambition and humanity in this highly anticipated and jaw-dropping finale to The Folk of the Air trilogy from a #1 New York Times bestselling author.He will be the destruction of the crown and the ruination of the throne Power is much easier to acquire than it is to hold onto. Jude learned this lesson when she released her control over the wicked king, Cardan, in exchange for immeasurable power. Now as the exiled mortal Queen of Faerie, Jude is powerless and left reeling from Cardan's betrayal. She bides her time determined to reclaim everything he took from her. Opportunity arrives in the form of her twin sister, Taryn, whose life is in peril. Jude must risk venturing back into the treacherous Faerie Court, and confront her lingering feelings for Cardan, if she wishes to save her sister. But Elfhame is not as she left it. War is brewing. As Jude slips deep within enemy lines she becomes ensnared in the conflict's bloody politics. And, when a dormant yet powerful curse is unleashed, panic spreads throughout the land, forcing her to choose between her ambition and her humanity . . .
Author: Holly Black Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Published: 11/19/2019 Pages: 320 Binding Type: Hardcover Weight: 1.10lbs Size: 9.30h x 6.20w x 1.10d ISBN: 9780316310420 Age Range: 14-17
Accelerated Reader: Reading Level: 5.3 Point Value: 13 Interest Level: Upper Grade Quiz #/Name: 505646 / Queen of Nothing
Review Citation(s): Booklist 09/15/2019 pg. 52 Kirkus Reviews 09/15/2019 pg. 135 Horn Book Magazine 11/01/2019 pg. 84 Shelf Awareness 12/27/2019 Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2019 - Superior,Well Above Average
About the Author Holly Black is the bestselling author of contemporary fantasy novels for teens and children, including The Folk of the Air trilogy, Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale and the #1 New York Times bestselling Spiderwick series. She has been a finalist for the Eisner Award, and the recipient of the Andre Norton Award and Mythopoeic Award. Holly lives in Massachusetts with her husband, Theo, in a house with a secret library. Her website is www.blackholly.com.