Pang’s novel is full of humor and heart. Abby Sinclair knows her limitations, but she also understands the need to stand up for her friends and family. This sequel is jam-packed with action, romance and suspense. In the end, readers will be dying to jump back into Abby’s story.

Abby Sinclair is left to look after the Protectorate Moira’s son while she’s away in Faerie. But an evil woman arrives, claiming to be the new Protectorate. The Queen of Faery shuts down the doors between worlds, so they must find a new way to send word of their predicament. Abby’s also got to deal with her lingering feelings for Brystion, while developing new ones for Talivar, left behind by Moira to guard Abby. When they finally find a way to the queen, Abby is intent on saving them all. Mix in a talking unicorn and a truly maddening queen, and Abby has a lot to handle! (POCKET, Mar., 400 pp., $7.99)
Reviewed by: 
Lauren Becker