Jetta is in the center of a war. With her magical power, she could save everyone, save her country . .
. or she could destroy it all.
Heidi Heilig blends traditional storytelling with ephemera for a lush, page-turning commercial fantasy for fans of Tomi Adeyemi and Leigh Bardugo.
The final book in the acclaimed Shadow Players trilogy.
Jettas home is spiraling into civil war.
Le Trpasthe deadly necromancerhas used his blood magic to wrest control of the country, and Jetta has been without treatment for her malheur for weeks. Meanwhile, Jettas love interest, brother, and friend are intent on infiltrating the palace to stop the Boy King and find Le Trpas to put an end to the unleashed chaos.
The sweeping conclusion to Heidi Heiligs ambitious trilogy takes us to new continents, introduces us to new gods, flings us into the middle of palace riots and political intrigue, and asks searching questions about power and corruption.
Acclaimed author Heidi Heilig creates a rich world inspired by Southeast Asian cultures and French colonialism.
Told from Jettas first-person point-of-view, as well as with chapters written as play scripts and ephemera such as songs, myths, and various forms of communication, On This Unworthy Scaffold is a satisfying finale to the epic fantasy trilogy. It will thrill readers who love Claire LegrandsFuryborn, Laini TaylorsStrange the Dreamer, and N. K.