F. F. John’s first series The Nome Chronicles is a young adult dystopian romance dubbed by readers "a futuristic Romeo and Juliet story." She is currently working on LegionBorn, an urban fantasy series and Excelsia, a young adult space opera series.
Neith has chosen and she won’t sacrifice either. Despite Invier’s low-standing, she’s willing to move mountains to be with him and so, revives a long-abandoned competition - the Pursual. The winner gets the girl and his family gets a lucrative alliance with her influential family.All Invier has to do is win and they can finally be together.
How much will she sacrifice for love?
Neith has never questioned her duty to marry according to status and wealth--until she falls in love, and the world turns on its head. Invier, lowborn but romantic, is willing to defy societal pressures and demand Neith's hand in marriage.
Red Queen, by #1 New York Times bestselling author Victoria Aveyard, is a sweeping tale of power, intrigue, and betrayal, perfect for fans of George R.R. Martin’s Game of Thrones series.
Mare Barrow's world is divided by blood—those with common, Red blood serve the Silver-blooded elite, who are gifted with superhuman abilities. Mare is a Red, scraping by as a thief in a poor, rural village, until a twist of fate throws her in front of the Silver court. Before the king, princes, and all the nobles, she discovers she has an ability of her own.
To cover up this impossibility, the king forces her to play the role of a lost Silver princess and betroths her to one of his own sons. As Mare is drawn further into the Silver world, she risks everything and uses her new position to help the Scarlet Guard—a growing Red rebellion—even as her heart tugs her in an impossible direction.
One wrong move can lead to her death, but in the dangerous game she plays, the only certainty is betrayal.
And don’t miss War Storm, the thrilling final book in the bestselling Red Queen series!
With half the world between them, can love still bring them together?
The difference in status between Neith and Invier prevents their marriage, and when Neith's schemes to overcome that obstacle backfire, she ends up putting her entire family at risk. It's no longer a game when all Neith's enemies combine against her.
Invier, all alone, and on the other side of the world is running for his life. But it's not just his own life he has to worry about for he knows the danger that Neith is in.
Invier and Neith each have their own battle to be won. They ultimately must combine forces to have any chance. But, will they?
The Paladin is the second book in The Nome Chronicles Series. It is a fast-paced tale of a possible far future for readers who liked the Hunger Games, The Lone City series and enjoy the political jockeying of Game of Thrones.
Explore THE PALADIN, the prequel short story, THE PROEM, as well as THE PURSUAL today! All three are available in this exciting young adult, dystopian series.