Reviews

  • "Builds to a no-holds-barred, pulsating climax . . . Johansen juggles fantasy, sci-fi and weighty issues of good and evil with brilliant ease, and leaves us eagerly awaiting the next instalment."

    DAILY MAIL
  • "An intoxicating brew of dystopian fiction, high fantasy, science fiction, and a bit of horror — and in The Invasion of the Tearling, Johansen takes those elements and turns them up to eleven, making for a thrilling and thought-provoking read that takes this trilogy to even greater heights."

    BUZZFEED '5 great books to read in August'
  • "A dazzling and gripping follow up. . . . Expertly combining modern and medieval themes, Johansen ratchets up suspense as she weaves a magical story that crosses time . . . one of the most original and well-written series in recent memory."

    USA TODAY
  • "Meet the next Katniss Everdeen. If you missed last year’s The Queen of the Tearling, run, don’t walk, to get it."

    ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY
  • "Get caught up with Kelsea, a heroine so badass, Emma Watson’s already signed up to play her."

    COSMOPOLITAN