Dark Triumph

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013 - Juvenile Fiction - 387 pages
38 Reviews
New York Times Bestseller Spring 2013 Kids' Indie Next List

Sybella's duty as Death's assassin in 15th-century France forces her return home to the personal hell that she had finally escaped. Love and romance, history and magic, vengeance and salvation converge in this thrilling sequel to Grave Mercy. Sybella arrives at the convent's doorstep half mad with grief and despair. Those that serve Death are only too happy to offer her refuge--but at a price. The convent views Sybella, naturally skilled in the arts of both death and seduction, as one of their most dangerous weapons. But those assassin's skills are little comfort when the convent returns her to a life that nearly drove her mad. And while Sybella is a weapon of justice wrought by the god of Death himself, He must give her a reason to live. When she discovers an unexpected ally imprisoned in the dungeons, will a daughter of Death find something other than vengeance to live for?
 

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User Review  - annhepburn - LibraryThing

I was excited but nervous to read this, as I had adored Ismae and Duval in book one and was kinda sad not to continue on with their story. But I had been intrigued by Sybella in the first book and was ... Read full review

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User Review  - cecilywolfe - LibraryThing

love this series - the first book was fantastic but I was distracted by other books and was reminded by a friend that I really needed to continue. Looking forward to book three, and also just found ... Read full review

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About the author (2013)

Robin LaFevers , author of the New York Times best-selling His Fair Assassin books, was raised on fairy tales, Bulfinch's mythology, and nineteenth-century poetry. It is not surprising that she grew up to be a hopeless romantic. She was lucky enough to find her one true love, and is living happily ever after with him in California. Visit her online at robinlafevers.com and on Twitter @RLLaFevers.