Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan
Expected Publication: April 2nd 2019
Genres: YA Fantasy
A girl who can speak to gods must save her people without destroying herself.
A prince in danger must decide who to trust.
A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings.
Together, they must assassinate the king and stop the war.
In a centuries-long war where beauty and brutality meet, their three paths entwine in a shadowy world of spilled blood and mysterious saints, where a forbidden romance threatens to tip the scales between dark and light.
WHY I’M EXCITED FOR WICKED SAINTS
- Apparently is dark, twisty and lushly Gothic.
- Joan of Arc. It’s not a retelling but the author has said it “takes on thematic elements similar to Joan of Arc’s story”.
- It has a blend of Russian and Polish setting and culture.
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