Wendy Higgins is the New York Times bestselling author of Sweet Evil, Sweet Peril, and Sweet Reckoning, the first three books in the series, as well as Flirting with Maybe. She was born in Alaska and lived on five different military bases across the US. She attended George Mason University for her undergraduate degree in creative writing and Radford University for a masters in curriculum and instruction before becoming a high school English teacher. Wendy now lives on the Eastern Shore of Virginia with her husband and children, writing full time.
"Breathtaking adventure, high-stakes fantasy, and romance to last the ages. The perfect start to a new series, and a treasure you don't want to miss." -- Gena Showalter, New York Times bestselling author of the White Rabbit Chronicles "The hunt for the next spelling fantasy read is over. The gorgeous blend of magic, high-stakes, and swoon-worthy romance had me flying through the pages, mesmerized." -- Alexandra Bracken, New York Times bestselling author of The Darkest Minds trilogy "Beautifully written and deeply romantic." -- Suzanne Young, New York Times bestselling author of The Program series Higgins weaves a powerful tale that includes magic, mystery, suspense, sacrifice, and love. Highly recommended. -- School Library Journal "A standout in the realm of fairy-tale retellings." -- ALA Booklist "As a romance...the book hits the sweet spots-the talented, lone wolf hero, the vulnerable but determined heroine, and the many, many obstacles their love must overcome" -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books