Released on 22 September 2016.

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Three Dark Crowns

For ages 12+
3.87 based on 24499 ratings & 4451 reviews on Goodreads.com

Synopsis

In every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown and each possessor of a coveted magic. Mirabella is a fierce elemental, able to spark hungry flames or vicious storms at the snap of her fingers. Katharine is a poisoner, one who can ingest the deadliest poisons without so much as a stomach-ache. Arsinoe, a naturalist, is said to have the ability to bloom the reddest rose and control the fiercest of beasts.

But becoming the Queen Crowned isn't solely a matter of royal birth. Each sister has to fight for it. And it's not just a game of win or lose . . . it's life or death. The night the sisters turn sixteen, the battle begins.

The last queen standing gets the crown.

Three Dark Crowns is a heart-stopping fantasy from Kendare Blake, acclaimed author of Anna Dressed in Blood.

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A brutal and inventive fantasy that is as addictive as it is horrifying.
Marissa Meyer NYT bestselling author of The Lunar Chronicles
Seductively dark and deliciously decadent the fast paced and intricate plot builds up to a spine-tingling climax.
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A brutal and inventive fantasy that is as addictive as it is horrifying.
Marissa Meyer NYT bestselling author of The Lunar Chronicles