A Kingdom for a Stage by Heidi Heilig

A Kingdom for a Stage

Shadow Players #2

Heidi Heilig

fiction fantasy young adult adventurous challenging fast-paced

464 pages | first published 2019


Jetta is a prisoner. A prisoner of the armee, a prisoner of fate, and a prisoner of her own madness. Held captive in Hell’s Court—now the workshop of Theodora, the armee engineer and future queen of Chakrana—Jetta knows she needs to escape. But Th...

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adventurous 100%
dark 100%
tense 75%
challenging 50%
emotional 50%


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