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Dark Triumph: His Fair Assassin, Book 2

By Karen Wirsing, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 14+

Beautiful, violent story of medieval love and tragedy.

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This is a beautiful journey about learning to love in a world that teaches hate, finding trust after a lifetime of betrayal, and allowing time for healing after years of relentless repression. It's a story of war, not only with another army, but also with oneself, to find inner strength, perseverance, humanity, and purpose in a world where there doesn't seem to be any.

Author Robin LaFevers tells a tale of love and tragedy where love conquers all. She intertwines historical accuracy and fantasy, giving the reader a sweet medieval escape with moments that feel eerily real, as if the coolness of the stone cave walls come to life. Her characters are complex and face relatable real-life dilemmas, and above all, her prose is captivating and remarkably elegant.

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