Now I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2) by Kiersten White

Now I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2)

Lada Dracul has no allies. No throne. All she has is what she’s always had: herself. After failing to secure the Wallachian throne, Lada is out to punish anyone who dares to cross her blood-strewn path. Filled with a white-hot rage, she storms the countryside with her men, accompanied by her childhood friend Bogdan, terrorizing the land. But brute force isn’t getting Lada what she wants. And thinking of Mehmed brings little comfort to her tho...

Details Now I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2)

TitleNow I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2)
Release DateJun 27th, 2017
PublisherDelacorte Press
Number of pages496 pages
GenreFantasy, Historical Fiction, Young Adult, Historical, Retellings, Glbt, Science Fiction, Alternate History, Romance, Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy

Reviews Now I Rise (The Conqueror's Saga, #2)

  • Claire
    Thank you, Netgalley for an ARC of this book. My review is entirely my own and unbiased.Let me just preface this by saying - THIS BOOK IS SO MUCH BETTER THAN THE FIRST. That's saying something because I absolutely loved the first one. And, much like the first one, this one took me entirely by surprise. When I first stepped into the world of Lada and Radu, it wasn't what I expected and I absolutely delighted in reading something new. The character...
  • Elise (The Book Actress)
    5 stars with no regrets. And I Darken was a very well-written book, but I had mixed feelings on the romance and wanted a bit more in the character department. I did not expect White to fix... both of those things?? {minor spoilers throughout, major spoilers tagged}Now I Rise far surpasses book one in terms of character work. We got a real look at Radu, who I didn't particularly care for in the first book. Here, though, he got an INCREDIBLE charac...
  • Jessica
    *SQUEAL* I just received an electronic ARC of this book from the publisher through Netgalley! I'm soooo excited!!!!*UPDATE-FINISHED BOOK*Can't reveal too much but let me say this: if you loved And I Darken, you will love Now I Rise. This book doesn't suffer from the dreaded "middle book syndrome" and stands on its' own merit in this series.
  • Tracy (Cornerfolds)
    Read more of my reviews at!Initial reaction:*Review to come!*
  • Kait Goodwin (Scintillating Reads)
    Full review to come, ( but basically THIS BOOK WAS SO (insert favorite expletive here) GOOD!!!!!!I simply CANNOT wait for the conclusion of this series, but at the same time I don't ever want it to end. Just... read it asap. It's worth it, trust me.