Finally, Holly Black is giving us the insight into Cardan's life and mind that we've needed from the start. This beautifully illustrated addition to the Folk of the Air trilogy is a must-read for fans of the original series. This time around, the story follows Cardan before, during and after his reign over Elfhame, as well as his relationship with Jude. This rare opportunity to revisit the events of your favorite novels from another perspective is not to be missed.
An illustrated addition to the New York Times bestselling Folk of Air trilogy, that started with The Cruel Prince, from award-winning author Holly Black.
An irresistible return to the captivating world of Elfhame.
Once upon a time, there was a boy with a wicked tongue.
Before he was a cruel prince or a wicked king, he was a faerie child with a heart of stone . #1 New York Times bestselling author, Holly Black reveals a deeper look into the dramatic life of Elfhame's enigmatic high king, Cardan. This tale includes delicious details of life before The Cruel Prince, an adventure beyond The Queen of Nothing, and familiar but pivotal moments from The Folk of the Air trilogy, told wholly from Cardan's perspective.
This new installment in the Folk of the Air series is a return to the heart-racing romance, danger, humor, and drama that enchanted readers everywhere. Each chapter is paired with lavish and luminous full-color art, making this the perfect collector's item to be enjoyed by both new audiences and old.
This Barnes & Noble Exclusive Edition features an alternate jacket and contains bonus art and sketches with commentary from the author.