The Shadow Cats (Girl of Fire and Thorns Series)

The Shadow Cats (Girl of Fire and Thorns Series)

by Rae Carson

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Overview

A sweeping, original digital prequel to Rae Carson’s bestselling The Girl of Fire and Thorns—a debut novel Tamora Pierce described as "engrossing."

Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness. And it was not Alodia.

Alodia is the crown princess of the realm. The sister who knows how to rule, the one who is constantly reminded that she has not been marked for a grand destiny. But Alodia has plans, and she will be the greatest queen her people have ever known. So she travels—with her hopeless, naive, chosen sister—to a distant part of their land, to begin to secure her supporters. This region needs its princesses, for it is plagued with a curse; the crops don't grow, spring doesn't arrive, and a fierce jaguar stalks in the shadows, leaving behind only empty homes splashed with blood. If Alodia can save them, no one will be able to deny her strength and her sovereignty.

But what she discovers could change the fate of her kingdom, if not the entire world. And it will most certainly change her opinion of her younger sister.

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: 9780062219848
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 07/17/2012
Series: Girl of Fire and Thorns Series
Sold by: HARPERCOLLINS
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 50
Sales rank: 90,717
File size: 2 MB
Age Range: 13 - 17 Years

About the Author

Rae Carson is the author of two bestselling and award-winning trilogies. Her debut, The Girl of Fire and Thorns, was named a William C. Morris Award finalist and an Andre Norton Award finalist. Walk on Earth a Stranger was longlisted for the 2015 National Book Award and won the Western Writers of America Spur Award. 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 Shadow Cats 4.2 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 37 reviews.
BookaholicTracy More than 1 year ago
Great book.Its been a long time since i gave a 5star to a book but this deserves it!
CrankyAshley More than 1 year ago
This short story gives great insight into the Girl of Fire and Thorn story as a whole. I enjoyed it and you probably will too.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I could not put these books down and cannot wait for the last book to come out.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was only 50 pages but well written. Was hoping for more! Can't wait for the next full novel in the series.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Want more :)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
best series
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It was a great book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I am somewhat biased since it was written by the daughter of my friend. I originally thought it was a sequal to Girl of Fire and Thorns but found it was a prequel. Good job Rae!!!!
JcReader More than 1 year ago
Great quick read.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I thought it was intetesting to see things from Juana-Alodia's point of view. A nice adventure & a great way to wet the appetite for the next book!!!