It's Live!! Cover Reveal: The Traitor Prince by C.J. Redwine + Giveaway (Intl)

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Hi, YABCers!

Today we're super excited to celebrate the cover reveal for THE TRAITOR PRINCE by C.J. Redwine, releasing February 13, 2018 from Balzer + Bray. Before we get to the cover, here's a note from C.J.:

 Hi YABCers!

I'm thrilled to be revealing the cover for the third book in my series of dark epic fantasy companion novels inspired by fairy tales. THE TRAITOR PRINCE was inspired by an old Arabian tale called The False Prince, along with the more well-known story of The Prince and the Pauper. My publisher has given me two amazing covers (The Shadow Queen and The Wish Granter), so I was on pins and needles to see what design they'd come up with this time. As usual, I'm blown away by their incredible talent and vision! I hope you love this cover as much as I do. 

xoxo

C.J.


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THE TRAITOR PRINCE

By: C.J. Redwine
Release date: February 13, 2018
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
ISBN: 9780062652982
 
About the Book

Javan Najafai, crown prince of Akram, has spent the last ten years at an elite boarding school, far away from his kingdom. But his eagerly awaited return home is cut short when a mysterious imposter takes his place—and no one believes Javan is the true prince.

After barely escaping the imposter’s assassins, Javan is thrown into Maqbara, the kingdom’s most dangerous prison. The only way to gain an audience with the king--and reveal Javan’s identity--is to fight in Maqbara’s yearly tournament. But winning is much harder than acing competitions at school, and soon Javan finds himself beset not just by the terrifying creatures in the arena, but also a band of prisoners allied against him, and even the warden herself.

The only person who can help him is Sajda, who has been enslaved by Maqbara’s warden since she was a child, and whose guarded demeanor and powerful right hook keep the prisoners in check. Working with Sajda might be the only way Javan can escape alive—but she has dangerous secrets.

Together, Javan and Sajda have to outwit the vicious warden, outfight the deadly creatures, and outlast the murderous prisoners intent on killing Javan. If they fail, they’ll be trapped in Maqbara for good—and the secret Sajda’s been hiding will bury them both.

 
 
About the Author

C.J. Redwine is the New York Times bestselling author of YA fantasy novels, including The Shadow Queen, The Wish Granter, and the Defiance trilogy. If the novel writing gig ever falls through, she’ll join the Avengers and wear a cape to work every day. To learn more about C.J., visit her website at www.cjredwine.com 

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One winner will receive a signed ARC of THE TRAITOR PRINCE, when available.

 

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Zachary Flye on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 11:09

I love the cover, though it's purple so it's not that hard to imagine that I would love it. The description sounds amazing and intense and I cannot wait to get my hands on this book!

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I love the cover, though it's purple so it's not that hard to imagine that I would love it. The description sounds amazing and intense and I cannot wait to get my hands on this book!
Julie Daniels on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 11:32

This sounds amazing! I love that CJ chooses fairy tales that haven't been done to death already! The cover is gorgeous and I can't wait to read about Javar and his False Prince/The Prince and the Pauper adventure!

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This sounds amazing! I love that CJ chooses fairy tales that haven't been done to death already! The cover is gorgeous and I can't wait to read about Javar and his False Prince/The Prince and the Pauper adventure!
Julie Daniels on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 11:34

*Javan gotta love autocorrect

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*Javan gotta love autocorrect
Amanda Mills on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 11:41

The cover is beautiful!! I've loved all the covers in series. I can't wait for this book ?

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The cover is beautiful!! I've loved all the covers in series. I can't wait for this book ?
Amber Green on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 11:43

Oh my goodness that cover looks amazing. The story synopsis also sounds fantastic. Can't wait to read a different spin on the prince and the pauper tale.

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Oh my goodness that cover looks amazing. The story synopsis also sounds fantastic. Can't wait to read a different spin on the prince and the pauper tale.
Kristi Housman on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 12:14

Love this cover so much! The book sounds great and I can't wait to read it.

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Love this cover so much! The book sounds great and I can't wait to read it.
Aneesa on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 12:53

OMG!!! I AM FREAKING OUT HERE!!!
I think this is by far one of the most beautiful covers I have ever seen of 2017 and in your series. Whoever the artist is has truly outdone themselves.

GOSH

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OMG!!! I AM FREAKING OUT HERE!!! I think this is by far one of the most beautiful covers I have ever seen of 2017 and in your series. Whoever the artist is has truly outdone themselves. GOSH
Alessandra Pellegrino on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 14:20

Woah, this cover is simply stunning!! *o* Love it so much!!
Also, the synopsis is truly intriguing... definitely want to read it!

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Woah, this cover is simply stunning!! *o* Love it so much!! Also, the synopsis is truly intriguing... definitely want to read it! :D
Maud Grefte on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 14:48

It looks really nice! If I had to place this book on my shelves I would put it next to Three Dark Crowns

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It looks really nice! If I had to place this book on my shelves I would put it next to Three Dark Crowns :)
Danielle Lynn on Tuesday, 20 June 2017 16:38

Okay, serious cover love here! ?❤❤❤❤ I love retellings and C.J. Redwine really knocks them out of the park. Are there loads of retellings out there...? Oh, definitely. But she puts a spin on them that truly stands out from the rest.

Can't wait for this release!

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Okay, serious cover love here! ?❤❤❤❤ I love retellings and C.J. Redwine really knocks them out of the park. Are there loads of retellings out there...? Oh, definitely. But she puts a spin on them that truly stands out from the rest. Can't wait for this release!

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