Waiting on Wednesday: The Valiant by Lesley Livingston @RazorbillBooks


Thank you Wren @TheReadingBird who told me about The Valiant due to me and the heroine having the same name. Cover is stunning and the synopsis has completely captivated me.


The Valiant by 

Hardcover

Expected publication: February 14th 2017 

by Razorbill



Synopsis:

Lost to history, the story of the female gladiator has never been told. Until now.

Fallon is the daughter of a proud Celtic king and the younger sister of the legendary warrior Sorcha. When Fallon was just a child, Sorcha was killed while defending their home from the armies of Julius Caesar.

On the eve of her seventeenth birthday, Fallon is excited to follow in her sister's footsteps and earn her place in her father's war band. She never gets the chance.

Fallon is captured by ruthless brigands who sell her to an elite training school for female gladiators owned by none other than Julius Caesar himself. In a cruel twist of fate, the man who destroyed Fallon s family might be her only hope of survival. 
Now, Fallon must overcome vicious rivalries, deadly fights in and out of the arena, and perhaps the most dangerous threat of all: her irresistible feelings for Cai, a young Roman soldier and her sworn enemy.

A richly imagined fantasy for fans of Sarah J. Maas and Cinda Williams Chima, "The Valiant" recounts Fallon s gripping journey from fierce Celtic princess to legendary gladiator and darling of the Roman empire."


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Comments

  1. Saw this the other day! Cover is so freaking awesome!

    Here's my WoW

    Have a GREAT day!

    Old Follower :)

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  2. I'm also super excited about this book!! I hope it's awesome ^_^ Great pick!

    Brittany @ Brittany's Book Rambles

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