Author: Zoraida Cordova
Renata is a Moria – a people with magical powers. As a young girl, she was forced to carry out the King's Wrath, resulting in the deaths of thousands of her own people. Now a teen, Renata is one of the Whispers, rebel spies working against the crown. The Whispers may have rescued Renata, but they still loathe and mistrust her. When Dez, her commander – and the boy she's grown to love – is taken captive, Renata must return to Andalucia and complete Dez's top secret mission herself. But as she investigates the royal court, she uncovers a secret in her past that could change the fate of the entire kingdom – and end the war that has cost her everything. Your teens will be thrilled by this tale of magic, intrigue, and romance. Ages 14 and up. 464pp.