Ballad: A Gathering of Faerie (Books of Faerie #2) - Maggie Stiefvater

"Ballad is giddy, intoxicating, and threatening all at once." – Tamora Pierce

In this mesmerizing sequel to Lament, music prodigy James Morgan and his best friend, Deirdre, join a private conservatory for musicians. James' musical talent attracts Nuala, a soul-snatching faerie muse who fosters and feeds on the creative energies of exceptional humans until they die. Composing beautiful music together unexpectedly leads to mutual admiration and love. Haunted by fiery visions of death, James realizes that Deirdre and Nuala are being hunted by the Fey and plunges into a soul-scorching battle with the Queen of the Fey to save their lives.

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Release date: September 29, 2009
Genres: fantasy, young adult
Average rating: 8.00/10
Total ratings: 1
Updated: August 17, 2021

Books of Faerie :: Series

Dangerous faeries. Otherwordly music. Unrequited love. Deirdre Monaghan and her best friend James Morgan\'s lives change forever as they encounter the vicious and beautiful world of Faerie.
Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception (Books of Faerie #1)
Ballad: A Gathering of Faerie (Books of Faerie #2)