HarperTeen 2/11/2014. New paperback. Store pick: Emrys has just been assigned to the Faery Guard, where she's charged with protecting Prince Richard, the bad boy of the British monarchy. Being in London is hard enough with the ill effects of all the modern technology on her magic, but now she has to deal with her complicated human emotions for the prince -- and to top it off, there's a Faery war coming, and Fae and mortals both must learn to work together. A contemporary fantasy novel that blends modern times with Arthurian lore and adds a hefty dose of action and romance that will delight both YA and adult readers. -Melissa O., store employee
For fans of Maggie Stiefvater and Lesley Livingston comes a clever twist on the mortal/immortal love story by hot debut author Ryan Graudin. Intense and electric, this is the ultimate tale of forbidden love.
Emrys, a spirited and charismatic Faery Guard of the British monarchy, is sent to London to guard Richard, the bad-boy prince of England, from assassins and paparazzi. Despite her status as a guard of the royals, Emrys struggles with her feelings as she tries to not fall in love with the charming prince. But when an ancient Fae murders the king, Richard's father, and starts attacking the other royals, Emrys must risk everything to hunt through London's magical dark side in order to protect her charge--and the boy she loves.