Emma Coffey ~ Staff Writer
Seventeen-year-old Ruby is a Fireblood, someone who is gifted with the ability to control fire, but she lives in a land where such abilities are forbidden. When her mother is killed by the ruling Frostbloods, Ruby is taken is taken prisoner and recruited by rebel Frostbloods. The rebels want Ruby’s help to overthrow their cruel king and she agrees to avenge her mother’s death. Ruby begins to learn how to hone her skills to defeat the evil Frost King, but also begins to develop feelings for Arcus, a man who wants nothing more than for the king to be defeated. They both must learn to work together in order to defeat the king.