The King's Guard (Girl of Fire and Thorns Series)

The King's Guard (Girl of Fire and Thorns Series)

by Rae Carson

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Overview

“I love this series to pieces and so should you.”—Marie Lu, bestselling author of Warcross

This riveting prequel to Rae Carson's award-winning and New York Times–bestselling Girl of Fire and Thorns series introduces readers to Hector before he became the man Queen Elisa fell in love with.

At fifteen years old, Hector is the youngest squire in the most elite military force in the country. And his first day is disastrous. Everyone assumes the only reason he was recruited is his close personal association with King Alejandro, not because he's really earned it.

But Alejandro needs Hector for a secret mission, one that gives him the chance to prove to everyone—including himself—that he is worthy to be a Royal Guard. Hector must break into the ancient Fortress of Wind to retrieve something so important that the kingdom's future depends on it. What Hector finds in the fortress will stretch his bond of friendship with his king near to breaking. And it will prepare him to become the fearsome warrior and lord commander Elisa will never let go.

Don’t miss Empire of Dreams, Rae Carson’s action-packed return to the world of The Girl of Fire and Thorns, coming in 2020!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062273048
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 07/30/2013
Series: Girl of Fire and Thorns Series
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 111
Sales rank: 139,894
File size: 2 MB
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Rae Carson is the author of the bestselling and award-winning Girl of Fire and Thorns series. Her books tend to contain adventure, magic, and smart girls who make (mostly) smart choices. Originally from California, Rae Carson now lives in Arizona with her husband. www.raecarson.com

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The King's Guard 4.6 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 13 reviews.
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Quick read with an intetesting twist at the end.
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An excellent book! Gives a good back story for the captain of the guard!.
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The background story of the character Hector. A must-read for fans of the series.
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