With fast-paced action and family drama, Kluver’s series second triumphs! Fans will feel like they can step into the fantasy world and will pine for hero Narian along with heroine Alera.

Newly minted queen Alera was forced to marry a man she didn’t love. But when Cokyrian forces threaten her homeland, is the young man she had to give up the only person who can save her beloved kingdom? (HARLEQUIN TEEN, Mar., 512 pp., $9.99, ISBN: 9780373210435, PB, 14 & Up)

Reviewed by: 
Whitney Kate Sullivan