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Traitor to the Throne: Rebel of the Sands, Book 2

By Andrea Beach, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 12+

Second fantasy installment ramps up suspense and intrigue.

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This second in a fantasy trilogy trades action and adventure for palace intrigue, but there's still plenty of magic and fantasy for fans to enjoy, and plenty of suspense keeps the pages turning. Traitor to the Throne starts out slowly, with the first hundred or so pages devoted to catching the reader up on past events. The large cast of characters can get confusing sometimes as the reader tries to remember who that character was or who did what and when. But when the continuation of the story comes to the forefront, so do the excitement and suspense.

Fantasy fans who enjoy djinni magic will also enjoy the growing backdrop of Arabian Nights-type folklore. The surprise cliffhanger ending will have fans eager for the next installment.

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