At only 17 years old, Celaena is the most feared assassin in Adarlan, and has been condemned to prison work in the salt mines for her crimes. But a year into her sentence, the Crown Prince offers to sponsor Celaena in a competition with 23 other criminals and murderers. The stakes are high–either she wins and earns her freedom, or loses and returns to certain death in the mines. Guest post by Debra Wischmeyer from the Downers Grove Public Library.
An Assassin’s Dilemma December 18, 2014