Hollow Crown, book 1: Incendiary

de Zoraida Cordova (2020)

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Renata Convida was only a child when she was kidnapped by the King's Justice and brought to the luxurious palace of Andalucia. As a Robari, the rarest and most feared of the magical Moria, Renata's ability to steal memories from royal enemies enabled the King's Wrath, a siege that resulted in the deaths of thousands of her own people.

Now Renata is one of the Whispers, rebel spies working against the crown and helping the remaining Moria escape the kingdom bent on their destruction. The Whispers may have rescued Renata from the palace years ago, but she cannot escape their mistrust and hatred--or the overpowering memories of the hundreds of souls she turned "hollow" during her time in the palace.

When Dez, the commander of her unit, is taken captive by the notorious Sangrado Prince, Renata will do anything to save the boy whose love makes her place among the Whispers bearable. But a disastrous rescue attempt means Renata must return to the palace under cover and complete Dez's top secret mission. Can Renata convince her former captors that she remains loyal, even as she burns for vengeance against the brutal, enigmatic prince? Her life and the fate of the Moria depend on it.

But returning to the palace stirs childhood memories long locked away. As Renata grows more deeply embedded in the politics of the royal court, she uncovers a secret in her past that could change the entire fate of the kingdom--and end the war that has cost her everything.

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2020 Editions Disney-Hyperion

Anglaise Langue anglaise | 384 pages | Sortie : 28 avril 2020 | ISBN : 9781368023801

2020 Editions Hodder & Stoughton

Anglaise Langue anglaise | 450 pages | Sortie : 28 avril 2020 | ISBN : 9781473677579

2020 Editions Hodder & Stoughton

Anglaise Langue anglaise | 450 pages | ISBN : 9781473677579

2020 Editions Hyperion Books

Anglaise Langue anglaise | 450 pages | ISBN : 9781368067379

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  • Cyanael Le 15 Septembre 2020 à 11:15
    Un système de magie et les paragraphes de souvenirs intéressants. Mais beaucoup d'incohérences dans le scénarios, des actions inattendues pour faire avancer l'histoire. Durant une centaines de pages l'action était captivante, je me suis ennuyée durant le reste.

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