In the conclusion to Roberts" Chronicles the The One, Fallon Swift and her military vanquish violent, fearmongering leaders, but in order come reintroduce light to the world, she and her two closest magickal allies must challenge the darkness and their most dangerous foe ago where the doom began.

Nearly 20 years after the death (Of Blood and also Bone, 2018, etc.), Fallon Swift has end up being a an effective witch and also raised an military of both magickal and nonmagickal world determined to lug down the corruption U.S. Government and also Jeremiah White and his anti-magickal Purity Warriors, both the which prey upon magickal people. But as she travels throughout the country preparing for battle and also surveying the land, Fallon finds small pockets of decent, tolerant civilization who have actually started or maintained their own combined communities, much like the successful brand-new Hope. Influenced to defend them and assist them build, she works v her family and also friends to plan a revolution specialized to the motto “Light for Life,” therefore all human being can live in peace and also security. Producing communities and helping them grow has the added benefit of providing a place for survivors as soon as Fallon and also her allies take end PW strongholds and also government study facilities, for sure spaces which come to be breeding grounds for much more soldiers willing to fight because that the cause. Fallon and her army take bold and also inspired action to acquire ground versus the darkness, yet there’s no concern that in order to truly vanquish the angry that’s grown due to the fact that the Doom, she’ll have to challenge it in ~ its source. Meanwhile, Fallon’s relationship with Duncan grows ever stronger, and also the dance roughly their attraction moves towards a powerful commitment, though facing off versus evil never ever guarantees survival. Roberts’ splendid trilogy concludes with one more title the perfectly balances magic, adventure, romance, and also steely fix in the battle of great vs. Evil while reminding united state that when the battles may save us, it’s the home, hearth, and community i m sorry sustain us.

Brilliant and also inspiring.


You are watching: The rise of magicks: chronicles of the one

Pub Date: Nov. 26, 2019


Page Count: 464

Publisher: St. Martin's




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Review posted Online: Sept. 4, 2019

Kirkus evaluate Issue: Sept. 15, 2019


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