Winterkeep (Graceling Realm)

Winterkeep (Graceling Realm)

by Kristin Cashore (Author)

The highly anticipated next book in the New York Times bestselling, award-winning Graceling Realm series, which has sold 1.7 million copies.For the past five years, Bitterblue has reigned as Queen of Monsea, heroically rebuilding her nation after her father's horrific rule. After learning about the land of Torla in the east, she sends envoys to the closest nation there: Winterkeep—a place where telepathic foxes bond with humans, and people fly across the sky in wondrous airships. But when the envoys never return, having drowned under suspicious circumstances, Bitterblue sets off for Winterkeep herself, along with her spy Hava and her trusted colleague Giddon. On the way, tragedy strikes again—a tragedy with devastating political and personal ramifications.Meanwhile, in Winterkeep, Lovisa Cavenda waits and watches, a fire inside her that is always hungry. The teenage daughter of two powerful politicians, she is the key to unlocking everything—but only if she's willing to transcend the person she's been all her life.The Graceling Realm books are a companion series, not direct sequels, so they can be enjoyed in any order.

In the enchanting realm of Winterkeep, Kristin Cashore weaves a tale of intrigue, romance, and the unbreakable bonds of family. At the heart of the story lies the mysterious fortress of Winterkeep, a place of legends and secrets, where the fate of kingdoms hangs in the balance.

Enter Katsa, a young woman blessed with the power to kill with her bare hands. Haunted by her past and seeking redemption, Katsa is drawn into a dangerous quest to save her people from a treacherous king. As she embarks on this perilous journey, Katsa must navigate a world of hidden alliances, ancient prophecies, and forbidden love.

Accompanied by Po, a loyal and enigmatic companion, Katsa encounters a cast of unforgettable characters: the cunning and ambitious King Randa, the wise and enigmatic Queen Bitterblue, and the charming and enigmatic Winterkeep prince, Giddon. Together, they must unravel dark secrets and face formidable enemies, all while battling their own inner demons.

With captivating world-building, intricate plotlines, and a cast of richly developed characters, "Winterkeep (Graceling Realm)" is a captivating fantasy novel that will transport readers to a realm where magic, love, and destiny collide. Immerse yourself in the enchanting world of the Graceling Realm and discover the secrets that lie within the walls of Winterkeep.


528 pages
January 19, 2021