Long Live Evil

Long Live Evil

Science Fiction & Fantasy
Hardback Published on: 01/08/2024
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Published 01/08/2024
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A TALE FOR EVERYONE WHO'S EVER FALLEN FOR THE VILLAIN...When her whole life collapsed, Rae still had books. Dying, she seizes a second chance at living: a magical bargain that lets her enter the world of her favourite fantasy series.She wakes in a castle on the edge of a hellish chasm, in a kingdom on the brink of war. Home to dangerous monsters, scheming courtiers and her favourite fictional character: the Once and Forever Emperor. He's impossibly alluring, as only fiction can be. And in this fantasy world, she discovers she's not the heroine, but the villainess in the Emperor's tale.So be it. The wicked are better dressed, with better one-liners, even if they're doomed to bad ends. She assembles the wildly disparate villains of the story under her evil leadership, plotting to change their fate. But as the body count rises and the Emperor's fury increases, it seems Rae and her allies may not survive to see the final page.This adult epic fantasy debut from Sarah Rees Brennan puts the reader in the villain's shoes, for an adventure that is both 'brilliant' (Holly Black) and 'supremely satisfying' (Leigh Bardugo). Expect a rogue's gallery of villains including an axe wielding maid, a shining knight with dark moods, a charmingly homicidal bodyguard, and a playboy spymaster with a golden heart and a filthy reputation.

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9780356522494
  • Number of pages: 448
  • Dimensions: 240 x 156 x 22 mm

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Long Live Evil
4.5⭐️ This was a hilarious, hijink filled romp of a book, that was a self-aware ode to the fantasy genre. If you loved Assistant to the Villain, I think you’ll love this!
It’s the perfect read for anyone who loves fantasy, wished they could live in a fantasy world and especially for those people who have fallen for a villain... READ MORE