Listen to the tumultuous, edge-of-your-seat conclusion to the New York Times bestselling AND I DARKEN series. Prepare yourself for an epic saga that will transport you to a world reminiscent of Game of Thrones, but with a twist set in the magnificent Ottoman Empire.
In this captivating audiobook, narrated by the talented Fiona Hardingham, you'll delve into a world of political intrigue, power struggles, and forbidden love. With a rating of 2.6/5, this immersive experience will keep you engaged for a grand total of 11 hours and 19 minutes.
Haunted by the sacrifices he made in Constantinople, Radu is summoned back to the new capital. Meanwhile, Mehmed, now a sultan, is determined to forge an empire and fulfill the needs of his people. But his newfound power comes with loneliness that gnaws at his soul. Could Radu be the one to ease his solitude? And does Radu even want that?
Lada, on the other hand, has established her rule of absolute justice in Wallachia, her country free from crime. However, she won't rest until her borders are unbreakable, sending a bold message of defiance by delivering the bodies of Mehmed's peace envoy. This act leaves Radu and Mehmed with no choice but to engage in a war against their once-friend and ally. As the stakes rise, death becomes the only victor in this conflict.
Mehmed loves Lada, understands her, but he believes that she must lose to him in order to be kept safe. Yet, Radu alone fears they may be underestimating Lada's unyielding determination. Destroying everything that came before, including relationships, Lada seeks to build the country she desires. She will claim the throne, demand the crown, and aspire to rule the world.
Prepare yourself for a breathtaking conclusion to this powerful saga. Booklist describes it as a "worthy end" to the series, while SLJ praises its complexity and faithfulness to human emotions. Kirkus raves about its intensity, making it an engrossing read.
NOW I RISE, the prequel to this finale, has been hailed as "gorgeous, rich, and rewarding" by Booklist, with Kirkus Reviews calling it "absolutely devastating in the best way." Amie Kaufman, bestselling coauthor of the STARBOUND and ILLUMINAE FILES trilogies, gives it a glowing "A+" rating and Melissa Albert, bestselling author of The Hazel Wood, describes it as "fierce, epic, and crazy fun."
AND I DARKEN, the first book in this exceptional series, has captivated readers with its dark and cunning characters, earning high praise from New York Times bestselling author Alexandra Bracken, who calls it a "dark jewel of a story" that is "absolutely riveting." BuzzFeed describes it as "required reading for every feminist fantasy fan," while NPR hails its evocative nature, warning that it "takes no prisoners."
Don't miss out on this thrilling audiobook that will transport you to a world of political drama, fierce characters, and unyielding determination. Get ready for an unforgettable experience that will leave you craving for more.