Book Review: Uprising by Jessica Therrien
SYNOPSIS. Elyse has done everything she can to protect her friends from The Council's reach. As long as they believe she's dead, she has time to rest and train for war. And war is inevitable.
When Kara arrives with the news that Anna and Chloe have been captured, Elyse is faced with the realization that no one is safe until The Council is stopped and Christoph is destroyed. She doesn't need a prophecy to tell her to lead an army. Christoph has done the one thing that ensures she'll fight to the death. He's threatened the people she loves.
It will take more than the words of an oracle to help them fight against the most powerful Descendant alive. To break The Council's oppression and rise up against a plot so many years in the making, Elyse will need to get dangerously close to her enemy. So close, in fact, she may not survive.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR. Jessica Therrien is the author of OPPRESSION and UPRISING, part of the Young Adult Paranormal series, CHILDREN OF THE GODS. OPPRESSION became a Barnes & Noble bestseller shortly after its release.
Jessica is a graduate of San Diego State University. She lived in Taiwan for a year where she learned Chinese, but she lives in Chula Vista now where everyone speaks Spanish instead and currently working on book three in her CHILDREN OF THE GOD series.