Books | Juvenile Fiction / Royalty
From Tamora Pierce, the final book in the Song of the Lioness Quartet, honored with the Margaret A. Edwards Award.Having achieved her dream of becoming the first female knight errant, Alanna of Trebond is not sure what to do next. She has triumphed in countless bloody battles, and her adventures are already legendary. Perhaps being a knight errant is not all that Alanna needs…but Alanna must push her uncertainty aside when she is challenged with the impossible. She must recover the Dominion Jewel, a legendary gem with enormous power for good—but only in the right hands. And she must work fast. Tortall is in terrible danger from all directions, with enemies great and small plotting to destroy everyone and everything Alanna loves.
Simon and Schuster
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"Because women are heroes too. "
"4th installment in the Alanna series. A knight already recognized throughout the land already, Alanna is determined to find an adventure to cement her name in the books and satisfy her craving for daring deeds and exploration. Tortall is on the brink of war from within its own walls- and Jonathan needs help from his friends and allies. This is the final book for Alanna as the m.c. but not the last for Tortall! #fantasy_and_magic #knights_and_knighthood #fantasy #femaleleads #yafiction #yafantasy"
"This is one of my long time favorites. I’ve been craving a reread, so I might do that soon."
"Love them then the immortals follow and then the protector of the small series "