Description - Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake
THREE SISTERS. ONE THRONE. A FIGHT TO THE DEATH.
"Gorgeous and bloody, tender and violent, elegant, precise, and passionate; above all, completely addicting." Kirkus
"... a superb start to what promises to be a new exciting young adult fantasy book series." The Book Bag
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.
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(197mm x 130mm x 27mm)
Macmillan Children's Books
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Author Biography - Kendare Blake
Kendare Blake is originally from South Korea, but was brought up in the US. She has a BA in Business from Ithaca College in New York and an MA in Writing from Middlesex University in London. She is the author of Anna Dressed in Blood, Girl of Nightmares and Antigoddess, all published by Orchard Books. She lives with her husband in Kent, Washington. Anna Dressed in Blood has been optioned for film by Stephenie Meyer's production company.