The Kiss of Deception: The Remnant Chronicles, Book One

· The Remnant Chronicles Book 1 · Sold by Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
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In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia's life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight—but she doesn't—and she knows her parents are perpetrating a sham when they arrange her marriage to secure an alliance with a neighboring kingdom—to a prince she has never met.
On the morning of her wedding, Lia flees to a distant village. She settles into a new life, hopeful when two mysterious and handsome strangers arrive—and unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her. Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets—even as she finds herself falling in love.
The Kiss of Deception is the first book in Mary E. Pearson's Remnant Chronicles.
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189 reviews
Crystal Padron
September 18, 2014
Couldn't stop reading this book! Loved it! Never had many books catch me off guard or had me unable to predict where it was going but this one did! Great job to the author!
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Deanna Heyde
October 6, 2014
Loved this book. . I had to reread it cuz it thru me a twist, im anxiously waiting for book two..
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Kathrin Pierce
January 3, 2023
This book was addicting. The character development throughout was wonderful and showed a true human build. Lia, Kaden and Rafe each were such strong leads with well thought out backgrounds. I loved the pace of the book which was constantly progressing the story. I've come back to this book time and time again. If you're looking for a great series, this is it!
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About the author

Mary E. Pearson is the author of bestselling, award-winning novels for teens. The Miles Between was named a Kirkus Best Book of the Year, and The Adoration of Jenna Fox was listed as a Bank Street Best Children's Book of the Year, an IRA Young Adult Choice, NYPL Stuff for the Teen Age, and a School Library Journal Best Book of the Year. In addition to her Jenna Fox series and the New York Times-bestselling Remnant Chronicles, Pearson is also the author of A Room on Lorelei Street, David v. God, and Scribbler of Dreams. Pearson studied art at Long Beach State University, and worked as an artist before earning her teaching credential at San Diego State University. She writes full-time from her home in Carlsbad, California, where she lives with her husband and two dogs.

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