Title: The Lost Sisters
Series: The Folk of the Air #1.5
Author: Holly Black
Release Date: Oct 2, 2018
Genres: YA Fantasy/Novella
Blurb:Sometimes the difference between a love story and a horror story is where the ending comes . . .
While Jude fought for power in the Court of Elfhame against the cruel Prince Cardan, her sister Taryn began to fall in love with the trickster, Locke.
Half-apology and half-explanation, it turns out that Taryn has some secrets of her own to reveal.
The Lost Sisters is a companion e-novella to the New York Times bestselling novel The Cruel Prince by master writer Holly Black.
I knew after reading The Cruel Prince that I really wanted to get Taryn’s POV. But, I was soooo pleasantly surprised because it just didn’t go the way I thought it would. Taryn’s a bit twisted, and now I’m just looking forward to The Wicked King that much more.
This book is only 50 pgs long, so I didn’t really think I’d get that much out of it. But, it reads as a letter from Taryn to Jude giving the story between Taryn and Locke. I was pleased at the level of emotion expressed in the short story, and the way Taryn’s personality, that we don’t fully grasp in The Cruel Prince, comes to light.
So, for those of you that have read and enjoyed The Cruel Prince, but haven’t picked up The Wicked King yet, I definitely recommend this quick read! 4 Stars!