The Cup of the World

Enjoy fantasy? Here’s one that should keep you guessing. The Cup of the World by John Dickinson is the story of 16-year-old Phaedra who is courted by a handsome, mysterious young knight who has visited her in dreams since childhood. When she finally meets the knight in the flesh, she marries him immediately, despite his family's sinister reputation for practicing black magic and his leadership of a territory on the verge of rebellion against the king. As her country descends into civil war, Phaedra discovers the dark truth about her husband's powers and must find the strength to fight for what matters most to her. Ages 14 and up. Watch for the sequel The Widow and the King.