by Kristin Cashore (Author)

The highly anticipated next book in the New York Times best-selling, award-winning Graceling Realm series, which has sold 1.3 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.

This audiobook includes a PDF containing a cast of characters.

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Embark on an enchanting journey with "Winterkeep," a captivating novel by Kristin Cashore. Immerse yourself in the world of Bitterblue as she embarks on a perilous quest to uncover the truth about her kingdom's history. Alongside her loyal companions, Bitterblue navigates treacherous landscapes, unravels ancient secrets, and confronts the dark forces that threaten her people.

In the captivating sequel to "Bitterblue," Kristin Cashore weaves a tapestry of intrigue, adventure, and self-discovery. Through Bitterblue's quest for knowledge, readers are taken on a thrilling journey that explores the complexities of power, loyalty, and the resilience of the human spirit. As Bitterblue discovers the truth about her ancestors and the secrets they kept, she must make choices that will shape the fate of her kingdom and its people.

With her signature lyrical prose and vivid world-building, Kristin Cashore creates a captivating tale that transports readers to a realm where magic and danger intertwine. "Winterkeep" is an enthralling read that will appeal to fans of fantasy, adventure, and stories with strong female protagonists. Get lost in the pages of "Winterkeep" and experience the magic of Cashore's storytelling.

Join Bitterblue and her companions as they embark on a life-changing quest to uncover the secrets of Winterkeep, a hidden fortress shrouded in mystery. Along the way, they encounter treacherous allies and formidable foes, all vying for power in a kingdom teetering on the brink of chaos. With each step, Bitterblue unravels more about her own history and the enigmatic figure who holds the key to her kingdom's future.


January 19, 2021