Two princesses meet, grow to depend on one another, and eventually fall in love in this fantasy YA novel. Though its pace is slow, the writing is superb, told in alternating perspectives between the bookish but dutiful Princess Denneleia and the smart but hot-tempered Princess Amaranthine. As their friendship deepens, assassinations, uncontrollable magic powers, and betrothals threaten to tear them apart. Readers will be smitten with their deep connection and rooting for their romance to succeed.
A girl betrothed since childhood to a handsome prince to seal an alliance between their kingdoms hides her magical affinity for wielding fire powers while falling unexpectedly in love with her intended's sister.