Be bold, be bold, but not too bold, lest that your heart's blood should run cold.


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The Lost Sisters is a e-novella set between the events of The Cruel Prince and The Wicked King. [1]

It is book 1.5 in The Folk of the Air trilogy by Holly Black, written in the style of a letter from Taryn to Jude. It is recommended to read The Lost Sisters before The Wicked King.[2]


Sometimes the difference between a love story and a horror story is where the ending comes…

While Jude fought for power in the Court of Elfhame against the cruel Prince Cardan, her sister Taryn began to fall in love with the trickster, Locke

Half-apology and half-explanation, it turns out that Taryn has some secrets of her own to reveal.


"Come down, my beauty, my darling, my dove."

"Once there was a girl named Taryn, and she was beloved of a boy named Locke."

"But what about all those girls, all those obedient girls who trusted and loved and wed and died."



Main Series Novellas
The Cruel Prince The Lost Sisters
The Wicked King
The Queen of Nothing
How the King of Elfhame Learned to Hate Stories
Extra content
A Visit to the Impossible Lands
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