Midnight Thief, Book 2 Daughter of Dusk (Paperback)

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After learning the truth about her bloodlines, Kyra can't help but feel like a monster.

Though she's formed a tentative alliance with the Palace, Kyra must keep her identity a secret or risk being hunted like the rest of her Demon Rider kin. Tristam and the imprisoned assassin James are among the few who know about her heritage, but when Tristam reveals a heartbreaking secret of his own, Kyra's not sure she can trust him. And with James's fate in the hands of the palace, Kyra fears that he will give her away to save himself.

As tensions rise within Forge's Council, and vicious Demon Rider attacks continue in surrounding villages, Kyra knows she must do something to save her city. But she walks a dangerous line between opposing armies: will she be able to use her link to the Demon Riders for good, or will her Makvani blood prove to be deadly?

In this spellbinding sequel to Midnight Thief, Kyra and Tristam face their biggest battle yet as they grapple with changing allegiances, shocking deceit, and vengeful opponents.


Praise for Midnight Thief
Indies Introduce New Voices selection for Summer/Fall 2014
"Blackburne's fast-paced fantasy will please fans of Leigh Bardugo and Tamora Pierce."
-School Library Journal
"[A] dark, morally complex adventure."
-Kirkus Reviews
"Put this in the hands of fans of Suzanne Collins and Veronica Roth."
-VOYA

"Blackburne's high fantasy is expansive, with entertaining characters and a well-constructed world."
-Booklist

About the Author


Livia Blackburne has a PhD in neuroscience from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she conducted research on the neural correlates of reading. She still blogs on the intersection of writing and brain science (liviablackburne.com), and she now lives in Los Angeles with her husband. Livia is also the author of Midnight Thief, an Indies Introduce New Voices selection.

Praise For…


PRAISE FOR MIDNIGHT THIEF

Indies Introduce New Voices selection for Summer/Fall 2014


PRAISE FOR MIDNIGHT THIEF

"Blackburne's high fantasy is expansive, with entertaining characters and a well-constructed world."—Booklist

PRAISE FOR MIDNIGHT THIEF

"Put this in the hands of fans of Suzanne Collins and Veronica Roth."—VOYA

PRAISE FOR MIDNIGHT THIEF

"[A] dark, morally complex adventure."—Kirkus Reviews

PRAISE FOR MIDNIGHT THIEF

"Blackburne's fast-paced fantasy will please fans of Leigh Bardugo and Tamora Pierce."—School Library Journal


Product Details
ISBN: 9781484723661
ISBN-10: 148472366X
Publisher: Disney-Hyperion
Publication Date: August 2nd, 2016
Pages: 384
Language: English

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