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Amanda Hocking is an indie publishing sensation whose self-published novels have sold millions of copies all over the world.  Ascend is the final chapter in her bestselling Trylle trilogy—and you’ll never guess how it ends!

Wendy Everly is facing an impossible choice. The only way to save the Trylle from their deadliest enemy is by sacrificing herself.  If she doesn’t surrender to the Vittra, her people will be thrust into a brutal war against an unbeatable foe.  ...

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Amanda Hocking is an indie publishing sensation whose self-published novels have sold millions of copies all over the world.  Ascend is the final chapter in her bestselling Trylle trilogy—and you’ll never guess how it ends!

Wendy Everly is facing an impossible choice. The only way to save the Trylle from their deadliest enemy is by sacrificing herself.  If she doesn’t surrender to the Vittra, her people will be thrust into a brutal war against an unbeatable foe.  But how can Wendy leave all her friends behind…even if it’s the only way to save them?

The stakes have never been higher, because her kingdom isn’t the only thing she stands to lose. After falling for both Finn and Loki, she’s about to make the ultimate choice…who to love forever. One guy has finally proven to be the love of her life—and now all their lives might be coming to an end. 

Everything has been leading to this moment.  The future of her entire world rests in her hands—if she’s ready to fight for it.

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This throbbing paranormal romance brings Amanda Hocking's Trylle Trilogy to a rousing conclusion. In this episode, Wendy's problems have achieved critical mass on several fronts. Not only is she soon to marry a man she doesn't love and ascend to an unsought throne; she seems destined to embark on warfare with her own father. Perhaps even worse, Loki's reappearance in Förening makes it impossible for her to escape her attraction to him. Ascend mercifully brings all tensions to a harmonious climax. (P.S. Previously, this word-of-mouth favorite was available only in digital versions.)

Brian Monahan

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 "This series has a bit of everything—magic, myth, action, romance…ah, the romance!  There is something so appealing about forbidden love, especially when it leads to a happily-ever-after.  I have to say, I love the way this ended.  Of course, I won’t give spoilers, but the ending was perfect." —Diary of A Bibliophile 

“Hocking is so talented in her ability to mold characters and have them grow, a rare talent many authors lack.  She has the ability to make the growth of these characters amazingly realistic.  Now, I won't give anything away but I will say READ them! They are amazing!” –The First 100 Pages

“I read these three books back-to-back-to-back. The story had me so engaged, that I could not put it down. I was reading in the car, at school, on my bed, at the dinner table, and in the media room. You could call it an obsession.” –Reading Vacation Reviews

Loved this book! One of the best final books I've ever read. I feel like the ending went a little fast but Im a sucker for a nice happy ending and I just plain LOVE this series!” –Library Thing

With each book, we have seen Wendy transition from a young girl to a strong heroine.  And with the romance, Hocking throws in a nice surprising twist that was refreshing, and which makes Ascend shine even brighter.  The Trylle Trilogy is recommended for all paranormal fans no matter what your age.” –Nocturne Romance Reads

A very fast read, I really enjoyed it and recommend it to anyone that likes romance, conflict, and the paranormal.” –Kathy’s Book Bag

Kirkus Reviews
Hocking (Torn, 2011, etc.) saves the best for last in the final installment of the Trylle trilogy. On the eve of her 18th birthday, Wendy is days away from marrying a man she doesn't love and becoming queen of Förening. She is also on the brink of war with her father, the evil king of the Vittra. Rest assured, the princess is up for the challenge--each and every one of them. The Wendy of this novel would barely be recognizable to the girl who first discovered she was the daughter of the king and queen of two feuding troll kingdoms. With her newfound confidence and control over her powers, Princess Wendy has come into her own. There is also strength in numbers, as Finn, her Tracker, her best friend Willa, her host brother Matt and Tove, her closeted but loyal husband-to-be, stand ready and able to fight by her side. If only she had such command over her own heart. Wendy's love life continues to be a hot, juicy mess as Loki seeks asylum in Förening and forces Wendy to acknowledge her feelings for him. The push and pull of their undeniable attraction, complicated by the presence of both her husband and her former lover, makes their burgeoning love story all the more delicious. Hocking sure knows how to bring it. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781250046741
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 7/5/2013
  • Series: A Trylle Novel Series , #3
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 96,033
  • Age range: 12 - 18 Years
  • Product dimensions: 4.10 (w) x 6.70 (h) x 2.10 (d)

Meet the Author

Amanda Hocking

Amanda Hocking is the USA Today bestselling author of the Trylle trilogy and six additional self-published novels.  After selling over a million copies of her books, primarily in eBook format, she is widely considered the exemplar of self-publishing success in the digital age. 

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By Amanda Hocking

St. Martin's Griffin

Copyright © 2012 Amanda Hocking
All right reserved.

ISBN: 9781250006332

I had my back to the room as I stared out the window. It was a trick I’d learned from my mother to make me seem more in control. Elora had given me lots of tips the past few months, but the ones about commanding a meeting were the most useful.
“Princess, I think you’re being naive,” the Chancellor said. “You can’t turn the entire society on its head.”
“I’m not.” I turned back, giving him a cool gaze, and he lowered his eyes and balled up his handkerchief in his hand. “But we can’t ignore the problems any longer.”
I surveyed the meeting room, doing my best to seem as cold and imposing as Elora always had. I didn’t plan to be a cruel ruler, but they wouldn’t listen to weakness. If I wanted to make a change here, I had to be firm.
Since Elora had become incapacitated, I’d been running the day-to-day activities of the palace, which included a lot of meetings. The board of advisers seemed to take up a lot of my time.
The Chancellor had been voted into his position by the Trylle people, but as soon as his term was up, I planned to campaign against him as hard as I could. He was a conniving coward, and we needed somebody much stronger in his position.
Garrett Strom—my mother’s “confidant”—was here today, but he didn’t always attend these meetings. Depending on how Elora was doing that day, he often chose to stay and care for her instead.
My assistant Joss sat at the back of the room, furiously scribbling down notes as we talked. She was a small human girl who grew up in Förening as a mänsklig and worked as Elora’s secretary. Since I’d been running the palace, I’d inherited Joss as my own assistant.
Duncan, my bodyguard, was stationed by the door, where he stood during all the meetings. He followed me everywhere, like a shadow, and though he was clumsy and small, he was smarter than people gave him credit for. I’d grown to respect and appreciate his presence the last few months, even if he couldn’t completely take the place of my last guard, Finn Holmes.
Aurora Kroner sat at the head of the table, and next to her was Tove, my fiancé. He was usually the only one on my side, and I was grateful to have him here. I didn’t know how I would manage ruling if I felt completely alone.
Also in attendance were Marksinna Laris, a woman I didn’t particularly trust, but she was one of the most influential people in Förening; Markis Bain, who was in charge of changeling placement; Markis Court, the treasurer for the palace; and Thomas Holmes, the head guard in charge of security and all the trackers.
A few other high-ranking officials sat around the table, all of their expressions solemn. The situation for the Trylle was growing increasingly dire, and I was proposing change. They didn’t want me to change anything—they wanted me to support the system they’d had for centuries, but that system wasn’t working anymore. Our society was crumbling, and they refused to see the roles they played in its breakdown.
“With all due respect, Princess,” Aurora began, her voice so sweet I could barely hear the venom underneath, “we have bigger issues at hand. The Vittra are only getting stronger, and with the truce about to end—”
“The truce,” Marksinna Laris snorted, cutting her off. “Like that’s done us any good.”
“The truce isn’t over yet,” I said, standing up straighter. “Our trackers are out taking care of the problems now, which is why I think it’s so important that we have something in place for them when they return.”
“We can worry about that when they return,” the Chancellor said. “Let’s deal with saving our asses right now.”
“I’m not asking to redistribute the wealth or calling to abolish the monarchy,” I said. “I am simply saying that the trackers are out there risking their lives to save us, to protect our changelings, and they deserve a real house to come back to. We should be setting aside money now so that when this is over, we can begin building them real homes.”
“As noble as that is, Princess, we should be saving our money for the Vittra,” Markis Bain said. He was quiet and polite, even when he disagreed with me, and he was one of the few royals whom I felt actually wanted to do what was best for all the people.
“We can’t pay the Vittra off,” Tove interjected. “This isn’t about money. This is about power. We all know what they want, and a few thousand—or even a few million—dollars won’t matter to them. The Vittra King will refuse it.”
“I will do everything in my power to keep Förening safe, but you are all correct,” I said. “We have yet to find a reasonable solution for the Vittra. That means this might very well turn into a bloody fight, and if it does, we need to support our troops. They deserve the best care, including adequate housing and access to our healers if they’re injured in wartime.”
“Healers for a tracker?” Marksinna Laris laughed, and a few others chuckled along with her. “Don’t be ridiculous.”
“Why is that ridiculous?” I asked, working to keep the ice from my voice. “They are expected to die for us, but we aren’t willing to heal their wounds? We cannot ask more of them than we are willing to give ourselves.”
“They are lower than us,” Laris said, as if I didn’t understand the concept. “We are in charge for a reason. Why on earth should we treat them as equals when they are not?”
“Because it’s basic decency,” I argued. “We may not be human, but that doesn’t mean we have to be devoid of humanity. This is why our people are leaving our cities and preferring to live among the humans, letting their powers die. We must offer them some bit of happiness, otherwise why would they stay?”
Laris muttered something under her breath, keeping her steely eyes locked on the oak table. Her black hair was slicked back, pulled in a bun so tight her face looked strained. This was probably done on purpose to draw attention to her strength.
Marksinna Laris was a very powerful Trylle, able to produce and control fire, and something that strong was draining. Trylle powers weakened them, taking some of their life and aging them prematurely.
But if the Trylle didn’t use them, the abilities did something to their minds, eating at their thoughts and making them crazy. This was especially true for Tove, who would appear scattered and rude if he didn’t find constant outlets for his psychokinesis.
“It is time for a change,” Tove said, speaking up when the room had fallen into annoyed silence. “It can be gradual, but it’s going to happen.”
A knock at the door stopped anyone from offering a rebuttal, but from the beet-red color of the Chancellor’s face, it looked like he had a few words he wanted to get out.
Duncan opened the door, and Willa poked her head in, smiling uncertainly. Since she was a Marksinna, Garrett’s daughter, and my best friend, she had every right to be here. I’d extended an invitation for her to attend these meetings, but she always declined, saying she was afraid she would do more harm than good. She had a hard time being polite when she disagreed with people.
“Sorry,” Willa said, and Duncan stepped aside so she could come in. “I didn’t mean to interrupt. It’s just that it’s after five, and I was supposed to get the Princess at three for her birthday celebration.”
I glanced at the clock, realizing this had dragged on much longer than I’d originally planned. Willa walked over to me and gave the room an apologetic smile, but I knew she’d pull me out kicking and screaming if I didn’t put an end to the meeting.
“Ah, yes.” The Chancellor smiled at me with a disturbing hunger in his eyes. “I’d forgotten that you’ll be eighteen tomorrow.” He licked his lips, and Tove stood up, purposely blocking the Chancellor’s view of me.
“Sorry, everyone,” Tove said, “but the Princess and I have plans this evening. We’ll pick up this meeting next week, then?”
“You’re going back to work next week?” Laris looked appalled. “So soon after your wedding? Aren’t you and the Princess taking a honeymoon?”
“With the state of things, I don’t think it’s wise,” I said. “I have too much to get done here.”
While that was true enough, that wasn’t the only reason I’d skipped out on a honeymoon. As much as I’d grown to like Tove, I couldn’t imagine what the two of us would do on one. I hadn’t even let myself think about how we would spend our wedding night.
“We need to go over the changeling contracts,” Markis Bain said, standing up in a hurry. “Since the trackers are bringing the changelings back early, and some families decline to do changelings anymore, the placements have all been moved around. I need you to sign off on them.”
“Enough talk of business.” Willa looped her arm through mine, preparing to lead me out of the room. “The Princess will be back to work on Monday, and she can sign anything you want then.”
“Willa, it will only take a second to sign them,” I said, but she glared at me, so I gave Bain a polite smile. “I will look them over first thing Monday morning.”
Tove stayed behind a moment to say something to Bain, but he caught up with us a few moments later in the hall. Even though we were out of the meeting, Willa still kept her arm through mine as we walked.
Duncan stayed a step behind us when we were in the south wing. I’d gotten talked to many, many times about how I couldn’t treat Duncan as an equal while business was being conducted and there were Trylle officials at work around us.
“Princess?” Joss said, scampering behind me with papers spilling out of her binder. “Princess, do you want me to arrange a meeting on Monday with Markis Bain for the contracts?”
“Yes, that would be fantastic,” I said, slowing so I could talk to her. “Thank you, Joss.”
“You have a meeting at ten A.M. with the Markis of Oslinna.” Joss flipped through the appointment section of the binder, and a paper flew out. Duncan snatched it before it fell to the floor and handed it to her. “Thank you. Sorry. So, Princess, do you want to meet Markis Bain before or after that meeting?”
“She’ll be going back to work just after getting married,” Willa said. “Of course she won’t be there first thing in the morning. Make it for the afternoon.”
I glanced over at Tove walking next to me, but his expression was blank. Since proposing to me, he’d actually spoken very little of getting married. His mother and Willa had done most of the planning, so I hadn’t even talked to him about what he thought of colors or flower arrangements. Everything had been decided for us, so we had little to discuss.
“Does two in the afternoon work for you?” Joss asked.
“Yes, that would be perfect,” I said. “Thanks, Joss.”
“All right.” Joss stopped to hurriedly scribble down the time in the binder.
“Now she’s off until Monday,” Willa told Joss over her shoulder. “That means five whole days where nobody calls her, talks to her, or meets with her. Remember that, Joss. If anybody asks for the Princess, she cannot be reached.”
“Yes, of course, Marksinna Strom.” Joss smiled. “Happy birthday, Princess, and good luck with your wedding!”
“I can’t believe how much of a workaholic you are,” Willa said with a sigh as we walked away. “When you’re Queen, I’ll never see you at all.”
“Sorry,” I said. “I tried to get out of the meeting sooner, but things have been getting out of hand lately.”
“That Laris is driving me batty,” Tove said, grimacing at the thought of her. “When you’re Queen, you should banish her.”
“When I’m Queen, you’ll be King,” I pointed out. “You can banish her yourself.”
“Well, wait until you see what we have planned for you tonight.” Duncan grinned. “You’ll be having too much fun to worry about Laris or anybody else.”
Fortunately, since I was getting married in a few days, I’d gotten out of the usual ball that would happen for a Princess’s birthday. Elora and Aurora had planned that the wedding would take place immediately after I turned eighteen. My birthday was on a Wednesday, and I was getting married on Saturday, leaving no time for a massive Trylle birthday party.
Willa insisted on throwing me a small party anyway, even though I didn’t really want one. Considering everything that was happening in Förening, it felt like sacrilege. The Vittra had set up a peace treaty with us, agreeing not to attack us until I became Queen.
What we hadn’t realized at the time was the specific language they had used. They wouldn’t attack us, meaning the Trylle living in Förening. Everyone else was fair game.
The Vittra had started going after our changelings, the ones that were still left with their host families in human society. They’d taken a few before we caught on, but as soon as we did, we sent all our best trackers to bring home any changeling over the age of sixteen, including most of the trackers serving as palace bodyguards. For anyone younger than that, our trackers were supposed to stand guard and watch them. We knew the Vittra would avoid taking them because they couldn’t do so without setting off an Amber Alert. Still, we felt that every precaution must be taken to protect the most vulnerable among us.
That left us at a horrible disadvantage. To protect the changelings, our trackers had to be in the field, so they couldn’t be here guarding the palace. We would be more exposed to an attack if the Vittra went back on their part of the deal, but I didn’t see what choice we had. We couldn’t let them kidnap and hurt our children, so I sent every tracker I could out into the field.
Finn had been gone almost continuously for months. He was the best tracker we had, and he’d been returning the changelings to all the Trylle communities. I hadn’t seen him since before Christmas, and sometimes I still missed him, but the longing was fading.
He’d made it clear that his duty came before everything else and I could never be a real part of his life. I was marrying someone else, and even though I still cared about Finn, I had to put that behind me and move past it.
“Where is this party happening anyway?” I asked Willa, pushing thoughts of Finn from my mind.
“Upstairs,” Willa said, leading me toward the grand staircase in the front hall. “Matt’s up there putting on the finishing touches.”
“Finishing touches?” I raised an eyebrow.
Someone pounded violently on the front door, making the door shake and the chandelier above us tremble. Normally people rang the doorbell, but our visitor was nearly beating down the door.
“Stay back, Princess,” Duncan said as he walked over to the entrance.
“Duncan, I can get it,” I said.
If somebody hit the door hard enough to make the front hall quake, I was afraid of what they would do to him. I made a move for the door, but Willa stopped me.
“Wendy, let him,” she said firmly. “You and Tove will be here if he needs you.”
“No.” I pulled myself from her grip and went after Duncan, to defend him if I needed to.
That sounded silly, since he was supposed to be my bodyguard, but I was more powerful than him. He was really only meant to serve as a shield if need be, but I would never let him do that.
When he opened the door, I was right behind him. Duncan meant to only partially open the door so he could see what waited for us outside, but a gust of wind came up, blowing it open and sending snow swirling around the front hall.
A blast of cold air struck me, but it died down almost instantly. Willa could control the wind when she wanted to, so as soon as it blew inside the palace, she raised her hand to stop it.
A figure stood before us, bracing himself with his hands on either side of the doorway. He was slumped forward, his head hanging down, and snow covered his black sweater. His clothes were ragged, worn, and shredded in most places.
“Can we help you?” Duncan asked.
“I need the Princess,” he said, and as soon as I heard his voice, a shiver shot through me.
“Loki?” I gasped.
“Princess?” Loki lifted his head.
He smiled crookedly, but his smile didn’t have its usual bravado. His caramel eyes looked tired and pained, and he had a fading bruise on his cheek. Despite all that, he was still just as gorgeous as I remembered him, and my breath caught in my throat.
“What happened to you?” I asked. “What are you doing here?”
“I apologize for the intrusion, Princess,” he said, his smile already fading. “And as much as I’d like to say that I’m here for pleasure, I…” He swallowed something back, and his hands gripped tighter on the door frame.
“Are you all right?” I asked, pushing past Duncan.
“I…” Loki started to speak, but his knees gave out. He pitched forward, and I rushed to catch him. He fell into my arms, and I lowered him to the floor.
“Loki?” I brushed the hair back from his eyes, and they fluttered open.
“Wendy.” He smiled up at me, but the smile was weak. “If I’d known that this is what it would take to get you to hold me, I would’ve collapsed a long time ago.”
“What is going on, Loki?” I asked gently. If he hadn’t been so obviously distressed, I would’ve swatted him for that comment, but he grimaced in pain when I touched his face.
“Amnesty,” he said thickly, and his eyes closed. “I need amnesty, Princess.” His head tilted to the side, and his body relaxed. He’d passed out.

Copyright © 2011 by Amanda Hocking


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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 28, 2012

    Best book of the series

    Its very upsetting to me to see such a good book get so trashed just because ----------------SPOILER ALERT------------------ wendy didnt end up with Finn. To be honest, i didnt really like wendy in the first book because all she did was whine about how life was so hard for her and how Finn wouldnt fight for her. I mean come on, i get that you want him to at least try to continue the relationship, but if you really liked him you wouldnt want him to throw away everything just to be with you. The second book got a little better and i liked seeing the almost motherly side of Elora as well as meeting new characters like Loki and Duncan who added some well needed flavor to the story. Also in the second book you begin to see Wendy grow up a little and start becoming more of a leader. In the third book i was overjoyed to see her finally taking her problems into her own hands and doing something about it instead of just complaining about them. She really matured in this book and i liked seeing her lead her kingdom and take control. I also dont see why everyone's complaining about Loki. I thought that his humor helped lighten the mood of the story as well as keep Wendy sane when everything around her seemed to depend on her decisions which must have caused her a lot of stress. Also, his obvious interest in her and the way he came on so strong, not relenting no matter how many times he was rejected was exactly what Wendy needed after being sweeped off her feet by Finn and then left there by herself to clean up the mess on her own. Loki showed her what it was like to be loved openly, something she had nevr had from her host mother who tried to kill her, Elora who was so cold and distant with her in the beginning, and Finn who would nevr allow her to see exactly how he was feeling. In the end, im glad she ended up with Loki although i do admit having sex with him so abruptly was a little random. But for once i finished a series with no horrible heartbreak when i think about the people who died since everyone she loved survived the attack on the Vittra. It was refreshing to read a happy ending where people are able to move on with their lives and be happy without constantly thinking about the sadness of the past and who they lost. Amanda Hocking, i think, did a fine job crafting a realistic fantasy world with realistic, relevant problems that a lot of us could relate to on a certain scale and she closed up the story and wrapped it up beautifully so tht there wer no lingering questions or regret. Highly recommended.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 4, 2012


    This book....nah the series was so epically awesome i couldnt put it down. I loved it!!!!!! I read all 3 books in 4 days. They arent short by any means, i just literally couldnt put it down. I totally recomend this book for anyone of any age! LOVED IT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 4, 2012

    Wa,wa,wa.... not in a good way.

    I lliked her and Loki but i have to say i was so looking forward to this book since the others were so good, and this was a huge dissapointment. The ending was abrubt and cheesy and i was so upset about it. I would read the first two skip the third. SPOILER: she gets pregnant and marrys loki a few months later after his sudden death/revival thank you sara end of book, really? Pissed off, on my book shelf with shame.

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 25, 2012

    I dont see why.......

    I dont see why everyone is so pissed off about Finn and Wendy not being together. She said so herself that she would only make Finn unhappy. She had a connection with Loki from the beginning and she doesnt make him unhappy and he truly loves her.

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 27, 2012

    Almost didnt finish series because of reviews. Glad I did.

    SPOILER WARNING : I loved the ending. Was I sad? Sure. I nearly cried when Finn caught Loki and Wendy in that kiss. I think everyone wanted Finn and Wendy to ride off into the sunset. Having said that, I loved Loki. I liked the unexpected coupling. And even though it was a shock, the ending was better because of its unpredictability. I thought Loki was just as good of a choice as Finn. I Loved this book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 6, 2014

    Read this...

    This book was really good until it got the last book. It went down hill from there. This is a teens and adult book. Not apropriate for children. It has a very descriptive sex scene. And i had to close the book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 8, 2014


    I think she should,ve ended up with Finn. This book (and the rest o this series) could've had more details to make it more intresting. I do reccomend it but is wasn't one of my favorites.

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  • Posted August 22, 2014

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    I have really enjoyed this series and I am sad to see it end!  I

    I have really enjoyed this series and I am sad to see it end!  I thought Ascend was a perfect conclusion, especially with the bonus short story at the end.  The world that was created was so interwoven with our own that it made it hard not to believe in the possibilities!

    Wendy is a different person in this book than in the first.  She grew so much as she accepted her destiny and made it her own.  This is one of the things that I loved about her.  She accepted her destiny, but she also refused to accept those things about her new society that she felt were wrong.  Instead, she strives to make change, to make a rather stagnant society grow with her.  She has met with a lot of opposition from those traditionalists, but she stays true to herself.  The message there is inspiring.

    There is a lot more action in this book, lots of twists and turns.  There were also some deeply emotional moments that truly tugged at the heart strings.  My feelings for various characters constantly changed throughout the book... loving them one moment and annoyed by them the next!

    My Recommendation:  I loved this series and its premise and I am sad to see it end!  I gave it 4.5 mugs!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 22, 2014


    I dislike love triangles.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 11, 2014

    Great ending

    So we finally get an ending to the Wendy-Loki-Finn love triangle. I personally love Loki. I think he is funny and charming. We also get an finale to the war and I am very pleased with how the story wrapped up.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 7, 2014

    Great book

    It is such a good series that i staryed crying because it was over well now i cant stop reading the series over and over i read tho whole series in four days but hey im only twelve thi is defineitly a YA book and i voved it Amanda Hocking really knows how to rite a good book

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 12, 2014

    Over all good

    The book had lovble charaters, but I thought that it might not really be a YA book. It was more for an older group of teens, like 14-18, but dont't get me wrong any age older than 13 could read it. Over all it was a good book, with thrills and trylles!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 23, 2014


    Loved it

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 28, 2014

    Havent read yet

    I havent read this book yet, but i already know it will be good. Ive read the first one, but also not the second. I already recommend. . .

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 22, 2014


    Loved how it ended. Wish there was another one

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    Posted January 24, 2014



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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 19, 2014


    I LOVED this book. I loved this whole series, and this book gave it the perfect ending. I didn't want this series to end after reading this. Everthing about this book was perfect. Since book 2 I habed loved Loki, and I was so hapy about how things ended. I would definatly recommend this book to anyone who wanted to read a great book.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 17, 2014


    I read the first bookin one day.I read the second in one day.the third I finished in hours. I could not stop reading. I fell in love with the characters immediately.I love this trilogy.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 14, 2014

    Read this review.

    I have fallen in love with the trylle series. It gives a unique spin on a classic fairytale of love,courage,bravery and heart. In this book and the intire series wendy always has had a battle within herself between duty and heart. Her duty was to be a proper princess and do as she was told but her heart told her to rebel and change her kindom and all of the kingdoms for years to come. I have found many life lessons in wendy's struggle but a few are very important:duty is to your heart, love will always find a way and bravery comes with its strenths and weaknesses. This book is a must read!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 13, 2014


    I loved the first two books and read them in one day. I figured the third would be the same and amazing. However i was very disappointed with the whole Wendy and Loki storyline. I was rooting for Wendy and Finn the whole series and was just disappointed. Least favorite book of the series. Finn and Wendy forever

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