Queen of coin and whispers
'She loved me as I loved her, fierce as a bloodied blade' When Lia, an idealistic queen, falls for Xania, her new spymaster--who took the job to avenge her murdered father--they realise all isn't fair in love and treason. This novel follows two main characters: Lia, a young new Queen who, refreshingly, has grown up wanting to rule and fix her predecessor's. QUEEN OF COIN AND WHISPERS does both for me. Anyone who grew up queer gets the slow boil of this romance. These two PINE, and they flirt awkwardly.
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Corcoran's novel will have you glued to the page, unable to put the book down. It takes true skill for an author to successfully pull off one big reveal, let alone numerous ones throughout one novel. I would love to see more of this explored in other books set into this world because I feel like Helen Corcoran has much more to show her readers. Xania stages a rescue and, when she finds Lia, learns that Lia has been tortured for weeks. Lia is understandably not the same person Xania knew before and brings a major case of PTSD home with her. Stunning fantasy, heavy on political intrigue and sapphic yearning, with an outstanding pair of main characters and amazing world-building. Both Lia and Xania are fascinating, intense characters who feel real and flawed. Finally, just as I considered abandoning etiquette and falling, the scratching nib stopped. It takes true skill for an author to successfully pull off one big reveal, let alone numerous ones throughout one novel. Fantasy Books for Kids Review quote I find it absolutely thrilling to pick up a book that's full of queen of coin and whispers and turns even the most experienced of readers will find hard to predict. We are flung into a fantasy setting with little to guide us, which becomes especially troublesome with the amount of treachery and intrigue that makes up the plot. It is also a wonderful love story between these two powerful women trying to balance out everything they've already got on their Helen Corcoran is out to put Ireland on the queen of coin and whispers
when it comes to outstanding YA fantasy. Advertisements That being said, our main characters are fairly well formed. I turned down food!