Friday, April 07, 2017

Six top YA books starring deliciously evil queens

Sona Charaipotra is a New York City-based writer and editor with more than a decade’s worth of experience in print and online media. At B&N Reads she tagged six YA books starring deliciously evil queens, including:
The Shadow Queen, by CJ Redwine

The first book in Redwine’s Ravenspire series pits Princess Lorelai Diederich against the wicked Queen Irina, whole stole the throne and slayed the king. Is Lorelai’s fledgling magic any match for that of the most powerful sorceress in all the land? Maybe not, especially when the Queen strikes a bargain with Kol, a newly minted king with much on the line. The one thing the queen didn’t expect: the connection between Kol and Lorelai, whose bond might be too strong to be broken by even the most malicious of magic.
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