Hardcover of The Jasmine Throne on top of a light cloth and surrounded by 4 bright orange skeins of yarn

69. The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri

AND WE’RE BACK! Season 5 begins with our discussion of The Jasmine Throne by Tasha Suri, the first book in the Burning Kingdoms series. This book is a multi-POV tale that mostly follows Priya, a young adult with magical powers who’s entire adopted family has been killed, and Malini, an exiled princess who is trying to steal the throne from her evil brother. 

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This book was chosen by the wonderful Melisa @melisa.reads.it.all. You can follow her on instagram for more reviews of what she’s reading and for more book suggestions!

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These book share multiple POVs, have high fantasy vibes and lots of politicking going on

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