Throne of Glass is a young adult high fantasy novel series by American author Sarah J. Maas, beginning with the inaugural entry of the same name, released in August 2012. The story follows the journey of Celaena Sardothien, a teenage assassin in a corrupted kingdom with a tyrannical ruler. The series has appeared on the New York Times Best Seller list, and has been optioned for a television series adaptation the throne of fire pdf download Mark Gordon and will premiere on Hulu.
Throne of Glass follows Celaena Sardothien, an 18-year-old assassin in the kingdom of Adarlan. After being imprisoned for a year by the king, she accepts his son’s offer to compete with other assassins and thieves for a chance to serve as the king’s champion, after four years of which, she would be granted freedom. This leads her to form unexpected bonds with Chaol, the captain of the guard, and Dorian, the crown prince of Adarlan. A collection of stories set prior to the Throne of Glass series, including four novellas previously published in e-book format: The Assassin and the Pirate Lord, The Assassin and the Healer, The Assassin and the Desert, The Assassin and the Underworld, The Assassin and the Empire. An imprisoned assassin named Celaena is offered freedom in exchange for her services to a tyrannical king. Celaena is settling into her new role as the King’s Champion, but faces ethical dilemmas amidst her mission.
Celaena has difficulty accepting her role as the queen, and heads off on a new adventure. Aelin returns to her kingdom for numerous confrontations. Aelin cashes in all of her debts and must fight the Valg king Erawan. Chaol travels to the south continent in search of a healer and to forge an alliance. The descriptions for the characters listed are displayed as they appeared in the first novel. Celaena Sardothien – Eighteen years old, trained from childhood to become an assassin, she was betrayed by her master and imprisoned in the salt mines of Endovier with the expectation that she would die, and ended up surviving for an entire year.
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Before her capture, she was known to most as Adarlan’s Assassin. Due to this, she gets offered an opportunity to participate in a competition to become the King’s Champion, an assassin in service to the King of Adarlan. Prince Dorian Havilliard – He is the Crown Prince of Adarlan. He chooses Celaena to be his contender for the competition to become his father’s champion. He tries at times to stand up against his father, especially when it comes to Celaena, but he is never fully able to defy his father. He is a real lady’s man and some ladies are after him so that they can become queen when he attains the throne.
He is also good-looking and tries to charm Celaena who is at times charmed by him. Chaol Westfall – He is the Captain of the Guard and is very wary of Celaena throughout the book because he knows very well how big a threat she is to the kingdom. He is very close to Dorian and is willing to sacrifice his life for Dorian. Throughout the book he helps Celaena get back into shape during the tournament and trains diligently with her every morning.
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