Gathering Darkness

Gathering Darkness

A Falling Kingdoms Novel

eBook - 2014
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Love, vengeance, and greed spark a deadly quest for magic in the third book of the Falling Kingdoms series Prince Magnus has just witnessed torture, death, and miracles during the bloody confrontation that decimated the rebel forces. Now he must choose between family and justice as his father, the cruel King Gaius, sets out to conquer all of Mytica. All Gaius needs now are the Kindred'the four elemental crystals that give godlike powers to their owner. But the King of Blood is not the only one hunting for this ancient, storied magic. . . . THE KRaeSHIANS join the hunt. Ashur and Amara, the royal siblings from the wealthy kingdom across the Silver Sea, charm and manipulate their way to the Kindred, proving to be more ruthless than perhaps even the King of Blood himself. THE REBELS forge ahead. Princess Cleo and vengeful Jonas lead them, slaying with sweetness, skill, and a secret that can control Lucia's overpowering magic'all so they can use the Kindred to win back their fallen kingdoms. THE WATCHERS follow Melenia out of the Sanctuary. They ally in the flesh with King Gaius, who vows to use Lucia's powers to unveil the Kindred. The only certainty in these dark times is that whoever finds the magic first will control the fate of Mytica...but fate can be fickle when magic is involved.
Publisher: New York : Razorbill, 2014
ISBN: 9781101623206
Characteristics: 1 online resource


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Apr 20, 2016

Gathering Darkness was such a good book it surprised me. After the second one, I was a little disappointed with its lack of action but this book went over my expectations. The characters, especially Magnus surprised me and he has finally chosen what he wants rather than following his father. Cleo is still ambitious as she tries to find the Kindred and Jonas is still as determined to take down the King. So many things happened in this book that I'm still trying to process what happened.
There were many plot twists that had me surprised and even by the end of this book I don’t know where the series is going to go. This book was very well written. My favourite one in the series so far although that could change as I can’t wait to read the fourth book, Frozen Tides. Overall, I give this book four stars out of five.
- @Aweesha_Says of the Teen Review Board at the Hamilton Public Library

Jan 17, 2016

Where are the first 2 books

Apr 23, 2015

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Jan 08, 2015

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