Erika Johansen, author of The Invasion of the Tearling, on tour June/July 2015

Posted By on June 20, 2015

About The Invasion of the TearlingThe Invasion of the Tearling (429x648)

• Series: Queen of the Tearling, The (Book 2)
• Hardcover: 528 pages
• Publisher: Harper (June 9, 2015)

In this riveting sequel to the national bestseller The Queen of the Tearling, the evil kingdom of Mortmesne invades the Tearling, with dire consequences for Queen Kelsea and her realm.

With each passing day, Kelsea Glynn is growing into her new responsibilities as Queen of the Tearling. By stopping the shipments of slaves to the neighboring kingdom of Mortmesne, Kelsea has crossed the brutal Red Queen, who derives her power from dark magic and who is sending her fearsome army into the Tearling to take what she claims is hers. And nothing can stop the invasion.

But as the Mort army draws ever closer, Kelsea develops a mysterious connection to a time before the Crossing. She finds herself relying on a strange and possibly dangerous ally: a woman named Lily, fighting for her life in a world where being female can feel like a crime. Soon Kelsea herself begins to change; she does not recognize either her reflection in the mirror or the extraordinary power she now commands. The fate of the Tearling—and that of Kelsea’s own soul—may rest with Lily and her story, but Queen Kelsea is running out of time.

In this second volume of the compelling trilogy begun with her bestselling The Queen of the Tearling, Erika Johansen brings back favorite characters and introduces unforgettable new players, adding exciting layers to her multidimensional tale of magic, mystery, and a fierce young heroine.

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About Erika Johansen

Erika Johansen grew up and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area. She went to Swarthmore College, earned an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and eventually became an attorney, but she never stopped writing.

Erika’s Tour Stops

Tuesday, June 23rd: Books Without Any Pictures

Wednesday, June 24th: 5 Minutes For Books

Sunday, June 28th: Svetlana’s Reads and Views

Monday, June 29th: No More Grumpy Bookseller

Tuesday, June 30th: Bibliophilia, Please

Tuesday, June 30th: Reading Lark

Wednesday, July 1st: Fuelled by Fiction

Thursday, July 2nd: Book Loving Hippo

Saturday, July 4th: Ageless Pages Reviews

Monday, July 6th: Reading Reality

Tuesday, July 7th: The Reader’s Hollow

Wednesday, July 8th: fangirl confessions

Thursday, July 9th: booknerd

Monday, July 13th: Spiced Latte Reads

Tuesday, July 14th: A Reader of Fictions

Wednesday, July 15th: A Dream Within a Dream

Friday, July 17th: Into the Hall of Books


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