The Jewel of the Kalderash
The Kronos Chronicles: Book IIIKronos Chronicles (Volume 3)
Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
Upon arriving in the Romany homeland to deliver the Mercator Globes, Petra Kronos, Tomik, and Neel formulate a plan to save Petra's father, who has been transformed into a Gray Man. But when a long-held secret is revealed, Neel finds himself bound to his country. The friends are quickly swept up in an epic battle for power. Thrones are at stake. Spies are afoot. Murder is common. Worst of all, Prince Rodolfo is close to becoming emperor, and ruling half of Europe.
How much is Petra willing to sacrifice to defend the people she loves? Her search for answers will take her to castles and cities, through mountains, and even underwater as she tests her strength and gambles her life.
PETRA WAS LYING on the deck of the Pacolet, her face tilted up toward the sky. She was at the very end of the bow, where the ship's front narrowed into a triangle. The warm wind was strong and the...
Praise for The Jewel of the Kalderash
“Bittersweet yet hopeful, with an understated romance, this is a fitting finale for a distinctive series.” —Booklist
“Thrilling, heartrending and unexpectedly sweet; Petra's adventures could not have had a more satisfying conclusion.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Read the Kirkus Review of THE JEWEL OF THE KALDERASH . A slambang finale to a refreshingly different fantasy trilogy. - Kirkus Reviews