Tue 11 Nov 2008
I strongly suspect that a few people who read my reviews have been waiting for this review for a long time. It’s the third and, so far, final book in the Attolia sequence; the first is the Newbery Honor Book The Thief and the second is The Queen of Attolia. Ms. Turner has also written a short story collection, Instead of Three Wishes, and a short story in the first of the Firebirds anthologies. She earned a B.A. in English language and literature from the University of Chicago in 1987, and started publishing shortly thereafter.
I’m afraid that any information would be spoilerish for those who haven’t read this volume, so I’ll cut the plot. (more…)