One Blood Ruby
37%
off

One Blood Ruby

3.7 (949 ratings by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

Description

In this gripping follow-up to Melissa Marr's lush Seven Black Diamonds, Lily and her friends are forced to reckon with the truth of their own lineage and to protect one of their own, no matter what-or who-comes between them. Now that Lilywhite Abernathy is the heir to the Hidden Lands, everything is about to change. The Queen of Blood and Rage wants Lily to help broker peace with the human world, but Lily knows that harmony won't come easily. After decades of waging war on the humans, who cost the queen her firstborn daughter, the fae are struggling to accept Lily, a half-human monarch. And the humans, while no match against faery affinities, will hardly agree to the queen's detente without resistance. Lily wants to be a fair ruler but fears having to abandon the life she's known. Now that she and Creed are more than just fellow Black Diamonds-operatives for the queen-her priorities have shifted. But her worries about assuming the throne are derailed when it becomes clear that someone-or some fae-is masterminding violent attacks to discourage peace. Who can end the war between humans and fae?
show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 368 pages
  • 139 x 209 x 35.56mm | 453.59g
  • HarperCollins
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 006208416X
  • 9780062084163
  • 540,423

Review Text

"Marr's writing is still lush and beautiful... A must for faerie fans who are already hooked on Marr and her captivating worlds." Booklist
show more

Review quote

PRAISE FOR SEVEN BLACK DIAMONDS: "Marr's trademark use of suspense and romance will make this irresistible for her legions of fans." -- Booklist "A compelling world of magic, power, and regret." -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books "Fans of Marr's Wicked Lovely books will appreciate her melding of ancient faerie lore with complex contemporary characters." -- Publishers Weekly "Once again, Marr has built an urban fantasy world that readers will find irresistible." -- School Library Journal
show more

About Melissa Marr

Melissa Marr is the author of the bestselling Wicked Lovely series as well as the adult fantasy novels Graveminder and The Arrivals. When not writing, editing, or traveling, Melissa is buried under a plethora of books, dogs, and children in Virginia or online at www.melissa-marr.com.
show more

Rating details

949 ratings
3.7 out of 5 stars
5 24% (228)
4 34% (326)
3 31% (296)
2 9% (84)
1 2% (15)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X