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Giveaway: The Young Elites by Marie Lu (US Only)

Giveaway: The Young Elites by Marie Lu (US Only)

THE ROSE SOCIETY and THE YOUNG ELITES

by Marie Lu

Release Date: 10/13/2015 (HC of The Rose Society); 8/25/2015 (paperback of The Young Elites)

 

About the Book

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The Rose Society:
From New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu comes the second book in the exhilarating Young Elites series

Once upon a time, a girl had a father, a prince, a society of friends. Then they betrayed her, and she destroyed them all.

Adelina Amouteru’s heart has suffered at the hands of both family and friends, turning her down the bitter path of revenge. Now known and feared as the White Wolf, she and her sister flee Kenettra to find other Young Elites in the hopes of building her own army of allies. Her goal: to strike down the Inquisition Axis, the white-cloaked soldiers who nearly killed her.

But Adelina is no heroine. Her powers, fed only by fear and hate, have started to grow beyond her control. She does not trust her newfound Elite friends. Teren Santoro, leader of the Inquisition, wants her dead. And her former friends, Raffaele and the Dagger Society, want to stop her thirst for vengeance. Adelina struggles to cling to the good within her. But how can someone be good, when her very existence depends on darkness?

Bestselling author Marie Lu delivers another heart-pounding adventure in this exhilarating sequel to The Young Elites.

The Young Elites:
An explosive new series from New York Times bestselling author of the Legend trilogy, Marie Lu

“By permitting her characters some grand failures, she raises the stakes in the best way possible…There is clearly more to know, and I look forward to it. This is a world worth revisiting.”—The New York Times Book Review
 
Adelina Amouteru is a survivor of the blood fever. A decade ago, the deadly illness swept through her nation. Most of the infected perished, while many of the children who survived were left with strange markings. Adelina’s black hair turned silver, her lashes went pale, and now she has only a jagged scar where her left eye once was. Her cruel father believes she is a malfetto, an abomination, ruining their family’s good name and standing in the way of their fortune. But some of the fever’s survivors are rumored to possess more than just scars—they are believed to have mysterious and powerful gifts, and though their identities remain secret, they have come to be called the Young Elites.

Teren Santoro works for the king. As Leader of the Inquisition Axis, it is his job to seek out the Young Elites, to destroy them before they destroy the nation. He believes the Young Elites to be dangerous and vengeful, but it’s Teren who may possess the darkest secret of all.

Enzo Valenciano is a member of the Dagger Society. This secret sect of Young Elites seeks out others like them before the Inquisition Axis can. But when the Daggers find Adelina, they discover someone with powers like they’ve never seen.
Adelina wants to believe Enzo is on her side, and that Teren is the true enemy. But the lives of these three will collide in unexpected ways, as each fights a very different and personal battle. But of one thing they are all certain: Adelina has abilities that shouldn’t belong in this world. A vengeful blackness in her heart. And a desire to destroy all who dare to cross her.
 
It is my turn to use. My turn to hurt.


To learn more about this book and see our review, go HERE.
 


About the Author

Marie Lu is the author of the New York Times bestselling Legend series. She spends her spare time reading, drawing, playing Assassin’s Creed, and getting stuck in traffic. She lives in Los Angeles, California, with one boyfriend, one Chihuahua mix, and two Pembroke Welsh corgis.

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Giveaway Details


5 winners will each receive a paperback of The Young Elites and a hardcover copy of The Rose Society.

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Comments 49

Guest - Alison S on Friday, 16 October 2015 14:03

I've been wanting to read this book for the longest time! Sounds like such a great book

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I've been wanting to read this book for the longest time! Sounds like such a great book
Guest - Julie on Saturday, 17 October 2015 03:21

I loved The Young Elites, and I think the synopsis and cover for The Rose Society are awesome.

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I loved The Young Elites, and I think the synopsis and cover for The Rose Society are awesome.
Guest - Katie on Saturday, 17 October 2015 12:45

Love the cover! Interested to see how the story continues.

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Love the cover! Interested to see how the story continues.
Guest - Melissa Glover on Saturday, 17 October 2015 20:11

Lover the cover! I can't wait to read The Rose Society. I really liked The Young Elites, and I absolutely loved the Legend series.

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Lover the cover! I can't wait to read The Rose Society. I really liked The Young Elites, and I absolutely loved the Legend series.
Guest - Alice Wu on Sunday, 18 October 2015 10:06

This looks SO fantastic! I've been wanting to read this series forever! Thanks so much for the giveaway!

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This looks SO fantastic! I've been wanting to read this series forever! Thanks so much for the giveaway!
Guest - Alyssa Caayao on Sunday, 18 October 2015 15:08

The cover for Young Elites is very amazing. It's kind of dark making me think that it has a post-apocaliptic feel to it, but also making me think that it has fantasy due to the font of the title. The synopsis is very engaging. I have not read this series but I wanted to because of the synopsis. It makes me think that there is definitely more to the story than what it says on the synopsis. As for The Rose Society's cover, I'm guessing that animals will be a part of this book, if not, it symbolizes the Rose Society. I do not want to read the synopsis of The Rose Society yet, because I might get spoilers for the whole series so far. But reading the synopsis for Young Elites, I think the Rose Society is like the resistance group of the Dagger Society. In this case, I feel like this will be a war story for both societies so I think this is going to be awesome!

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The cover for Young Elites is very amazing. It's kind of dark making me think that it has a post-apocaliptic feel to it, but also making me think that it has fantasy due to the font of the title. The synopsis is very engaging. I have not read this series but I wanted to because of the synopsis. It makes me think that there is definitely more to the story than what it says on the synopsis. As for The Rose Society's cover, I'm guessing that animals will be a part of this book, if not, it symbolizes the Rose Society. I do not want to read the synopsis of The Rose Society yet, because I might get spoilers for the whole series so far. But reading the synopsis for Young Elites, I think the Rose Society is like the resistance group of the Dagger Society. In this case, I feel like this will be a war story for both societies so I think this is going to be awesome!
Guest - Sara Stevens on Sunday, 18 October 2015 20:58

Sounds like an awesome book!! Cover is great!!

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Sounds like an awesome book!! Cover is great!!
Guest - Jen on Monday, 19 October 2015 14:23

The covers are absolutely gorgeous and it sounds as though it's the type of book that will pull you in and keep you in your grips till the last page! I can't wait to read it!

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The covers are absolutely gorgeous and it sounds as though it's the type of book that will pull you in and keep you in your grips till the last page! I can't wait to read it!
Christina Hapner on Tuesday, 20 October 2015 14:08

I love the covers! They are gorgeous! I'm really excited to read this series especially after reading the Legend series!

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I love the covers! They are gorgeous! I'm really excited to read this series especially after reading the Legend series!
Lillian Lozada on Tuesday, 20 October 2015 15:00

The synopsis is intriguing & the covers look amazing!

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The synopsis is intriguing & the covers look amazing!
Guest - Kalani on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 14:51

I love them both! :D

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I love them both! :D
Guest - Victoria on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 15:54

The cover is so much prettier!

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The cover is so much prettier!
Guest - Amy Hart on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 16:18

I love the cover, and the synopsis! I have been wanting this whole series for a while! Money holds me back, lol.

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I love the cover, and the synopsis! I have been wanting this whole series for a while! Money holds me back, lol.
Guest - Emily on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 16:35

I really like Marie Lu's writing so i am so excited to read this series! I like the first books cover better than the second one!

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I really like Marie Lu's writing so i am so excited to read this series! I like the first books cover better than the second one!
Guest - Krista Johnson on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 19:51

I have been wanting to read this book for a long time! I really hope to win!!

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I have been wanting to read this book for a long time! I really hope to win!!
Jennifer Lancaster on Thursday, 22 October 2015 10:42

It looks and sounds awesome! Can't wait to read.

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It looks and sounds awesome! Can't wait to read.
Kara S on Thursday, 22 October 2015 15:39

If I hadn't heard so many things about special this series is, I don't think I'd be as motivated to read it as I am now. The cover is beautiful, and the story sounds pretty compelling but this series seems to occupy a crowded niche of YA fiction. Readers and reviewers have convinced me it's really great...Thanks for this opportunity. Cheers, Kara S

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If I hadn't heard so many things about special this series is, I don't think I'd be as motivated to read it as I am now. The cover is beautiful, and the story sounds pretty compelling but this series seems to occupy a crowded niche of YA fiction. Readers and reviewers have convinced me it's really great...Thanks for this opportunity. Cheers, Kara S
BookFanatic on Thursday, 22 October 2015 22:58

I've heard so many good things about this series that I'm kicking my self that I haven't hopped on the band wagon yet. I love the covers and the synopsis so I have no clue why I haven't gotten around to it yet.

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I've heard so many good things about this series that I'm kicking my self that I haven't hopped on the band wagon yet. I love the covers and the synopsis so I have no clue why I haven't gotten around to it yet.
Guest - Kyra on Saturday, 24 October 2015 11:44

The cover is intriguing and I have been wanting to read these for awhile based on the synopsis!

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The cover is intriguing and I have been wanting to read these for awhile based on the synopsis!
Megan Elaine Flanagan on Saturday, 24 October 2015 19:11

Been trying to get this books for months now! Just haven't been able to afford anymore books lol...

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Been trying to get this books for months now! Just haven't been able to afford anymore books lol...

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