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The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2)

The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air #2)
  

An intoxicating and bloodthirsty sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Cruel Prince., nominated for the CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2019 'Holly Black is the Faerie Queen' - Victoria Aveyard I have heard that for mortals, the feeling of falling in love is very like the feeling of ... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781471407369
Barcode 9781471407369
Release Date 22 August 2019 by Misc - United Book Distributor
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Black, Holly
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 22 Aug 2019

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ISBN-13 9781471407369
ISBN-10 1471407365
Stock Release date is 22 August 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 22 Aug 2019
Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
Imprint Hot Key Books
Release Date 22 August 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Black, Holly
Category Personal Family, Relationship & Social Issues
Fantasy & Magical Realism
Suicide, Death & Bereavement
Number of Pages 352
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 600g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
NBS Text Young Adult Fiction
ONIX Text Young adult
Dewey Code 813.6
Catalogue Code 992165

Description of this Book

An intoxicating and bloodthirsty sequel to the New York Times bestselling The Cruel Prince., nominated for the CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2019 'Holly Black is the Faerie Queen' - Victoria Aveyard I have heard that for mortals, the feeling of falling in love is very like the feeling of fear. Jude has tricked Cardan onto the throne, binding him to her for a year and a day. But the new High King does everything in his power to humiliate and undermine her, even as his fascination with her remains undimmed. Meanwhile, a traitor in the court is scheming against her. Jude must fight for her life and the lives of those she loves, all while battling her own complicated feelings for Cardan. Now a year and a day seems like no time at all . . .

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review The Wicked King is an exhilarating, heart in your mouth blend of murder, magic, desire and betrayal - an unputdownable book that doesn't just live up to the brilliance of The Cruel Prince but exceeds it. Just wait 'til you get to the end... * Culturefly * You should read this book if you like: YA fantasy, The Cruel Prince, faerie tales, treacherous court politics, complicated relationships with bad (immortal) boys * Goodreads *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Holly Black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids and teens. Her titles include The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, the Magisterium series (with Cassandra Clare) and the Folk of the Air series, which begins with The Cruel Prince in 2018, nominated for the CILIP CARNEGIE MEDAL 2019, and continues with number 1 New York Times bestseller The Wicked King. She has been a a finalist for an Eisner Award, and the recipient of the Andre Norton Award, the Mythopoeic Award and a Newbery Honor. She lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with a secret door. Follow Holly at www.blackholly.com or @HollyBlack

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