A TORCH AGAINST THE NIGHT
THE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SEQUEL TO AN EMBER IN THE ASHES
takes readers into the heart of the Empire as Laia and Elias fight their way north to liberate Laia’s brother from the horrors of Kauf Prison. Hunted by Empire soldiers, manipulated by the Commandant, and haunted by their pasts, Laia and Elias must outfox their enemies and confront the treacherousness of their own hearts.
In the city of Serra, Helene Aquilla finds herself bound to the will of the Empire’s twisted new leader, Marcus. When her loyalty is questioned, Helene finds herself taking on a mission to prove herself—a mission that might destroy her, instead.
A USA TODAY BESTSELLER
A WALL STREET JOURNAL BESTSELLER
Fresh and exciting…Tahir has shown a remarkable talent for penning complex villains.
Even higher stakes than its predecessor… thrilling.
Publishers Weekly, starred review
An action-packed, breathlessly paced story.
Booklist, starred review