Book Review: “The Glass Spare”

“The Glass Spare” by Lauren DeStefano

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Genre: Young Adult Fiction, Fantasy


A banished princess. A deadly curse. A kingdom at war. Wil is the youngest spare and the only daughter to the world’s wealthiest king. Sharing a castle with the nation’s heir and her alchemist prodigy of a brother, Wil has honed her invisibility as her strength. That is, until the day she discovers her deadly power: she can crystallize living things—even people—with a touch. After a tragedy changes the course of her life, she must help the kingdom that’s turned its back on her, even as it descends into war.

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