The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner is the first book in The Queen’s Thief series. When Gen, a thief who lands himself in prison, is taken from his cell he doesn’t expect to be sent on a quest for the king. The king wants a magical stone said to protect its owner from death and he wants a clever thief to obtain it for him. Accompanied by the king’s magus and his apprentices, Gen sets out an adventure which will leave you reaching for book two! Find this eBook on the Overdrive app today!
Rook by Sharon Cameron is set in an unstable future where technology is forbidden and the social structure is barely standing. When political unrest escalates in France under the regime of a tyrant, English-born Sophia begins her life as the Rook—a vigilante who liberates political prisoners from the guillotine. Reminiscent of Baroness Orczy’s The Scarlet Pimpernel, Rook is full of adventure and romance. Find this book in the Young Adult section of the library!