The Glittering Court

This is a weekly meme held by Breaking the Spine where you showcase something that you are excited for that is soon to be released.

This week I chose The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead which will be released on April 5th 2016. Theres been a lot of hype going around about this book and I’ve heard so many good things about the author than I’m sure it can’t possibly disappoint! And just look at how beautiful the cover is!

Big and sweeping, spanning the refined palaces of Osfrid to the gold dust and untamed forests of Adoria, The Glittering Court tells the story of Adelaide, an Osfridian countess who poses as her servant to escape an arranged marriage and start a new life in Adoria, the New World. But to do that, she must join the Glittering Court.

Both a school and a business venture, the Glittering Court is designed to transform impoverished girls into upper-class ladies capable of arranging powerful and wealthy marriages in the New World. Adelaide naturally excels in her training and even makes a few friends: the fiery former laundress Tamsin and the beautiful Sirminican refugee Mira. She manages to keep her true identity hidden from all but one: the intriguing Cedric Thorn, son of the wealthy proprietor of the Glittering Court.

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