Except the Queen
by Jane Yolen & Midori Snydor
Review by Ellen Russell
Roc Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 9780451462732
Date: 02 February 2010 List Price $23.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK / Show Article /
Except The Queen is an engaging collaboration from two excellent storytellers: Jane Yolen and Midori Snyder. The story is about two Faerie sisters from the Seelie Court who are exiled after one of them reveals one of the Faerie Queen's most closely guarded secrets: her dalliance with a mortal man. Not only are the sisters banished to earth, they are also stripped of both their powers and their beauty, each relegated to inhabit the body of an aging mortal woman. Furthermore, they are each sent to a different location in the United States, many miles apart. From official release/information:
Product Description: From award winning authors Jane Yolen and Midori Snyder comes a tale of two worlds-and one destiny...