Meadows’ conclusion to her Incarnate trilogy is thrilling. She places clearly defined and unusual characters into her sharply crafted world. Fans will be excited by this tale and the epic ending. For maximum enjoyment, start with the first book.
Ana is the first new soul born in almost 5,000 years, and legend has it that she will be able to stop the evil Janan from ascending to immortality. She is not sure that’s true, but she is willing to try. So she, along with her love Sam and her closest friends, travels across the land to find the weapon that may stop Janan and bring peace. (KATHERINE TEGEN, Feb., 432 pp., $17.99, ISBN: 9780062060815, HC, 13 & Up)