SpineOut : October - November 2017
T rapped in stone and ice Prisoner of Ice and Snow Ruth Lauren In her debut novel, Prisoner of Ice and Snow, Ruth Lauren will fire you up and melt your heart all at once. V r alor is under arrest for the attempted murder of the crown prince. Her parents are outcasts from the royal court, her sister is banished for theft of a national treasure, and now Valor has been sentenced to life imprisonment at Demidova, a prison built from stone and ice. But that’s exactly where she wants to be, for her sister was sent there too. Valor embarks on an epic plan to break her out from the inside. Ruth Lauren lives in an old Victorian house in England with her partner and a lot of children and cats. She likes chocolate, walking in the woods, cheese, orchids, going to the movies, and reading as many books as she can. Prisoner of Ice and Snow is her debut novel. pine Out SNEW BOOKS OCTOBER / NOVEMBER 2017 READ AN EXTRACT No one has escaped from Demidova in over 300 years, and if Valor is to succeed she will need all of her strength, courage and love. If the plan fails, she faces a chilling fate worse than any prison ... A story of sisterhood, valour and rebellion. Published by Bloomsbury PERFECT FOR FANS OF KATHERINE RUNDELL, PIERS TORDAY AND CATHRYN CONSTABLE.
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