I Am Renata ConvidaI Have Lived A Hundred Stolen LivesNow I Live My OwnRenata Convida Was Only A Child When She Was Kidnapped By The King S Justice And Brought To The Luxurious Palace Of Andalucia As A Robari, The Rarest And Most Feared Of The Magical Moria, Renata S Ability To Steal Memories From Royal Enemies Enabled The King S Wrath, A Siege That Resulted In The Deaths Of Thousands Of Her Own PeopleNow Renata Is One Of The Whispers, Rebel Spies Working Against The Crown And Helping The Remaining Moria Escape The Kingdom Bent On Their Destruction The Whispers May Have Rescued Renata From The Palace Years Ago, But She Cannot Escape Their Mistrust And Hatred Or The Overpowering Memories Of The Hundreds Of Souls She Turned Hollow During Her Time In The PalaceWhen Dez, The Commander Of Her Unit, Is Taken Captive By The Notorious Sangrado Prince, Renata Will Do Anything To Save The Boy Whose Love Makes Her Place Among The Whispers Bearable But A Disastrous Rescue Attempt Means Renata Must Return To The Palace Under Cover And Complete Dez S Top Secret Mission Can Renata Convince Her Former Captors That She Remains Loyal, Even As She Burns For Vengeance Against The Brutal, Enigmatic Prince Her Life And The Fate Of The Moria Depend On ItBut Returning To The Palace Stirs Childhood Memories Long Locked Away As Renata Grows Deeply Embedded In The Politics Of The Royal Court, She Uncovers A Secret In Her Past That Could Change The Entire Fate Of The Kingdom And End The War That Has Cost Her Everything Thank you so much to Hodder Stoughton for providing me with a copy of Incendiary, via NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review Ren is a Robari, a Moira with the power to steal other peoples memories Held by the King since she was a child, as a weapon for her powers, she now lives with the other Moira who helped her escape But the Robari are the most feared of all the Moira, for their ability to hollow people out of all of their memories, leaving them a shell of themselves, so no one quite trusts her, including the other Moira When her commander and best friend are taken captive by the king, Ren is determined to save him, but she ends up with a mission far dangerous than she could have imagined.Incendiary was full of magic and heart stopping action I was absolutely captivated from the first page and barely paused for breath while reading The Moira magic system is both interesting and fairly easy to understand I was so intrigued learning about each different type of Moira and hope they are even further explored in the next book I loved Ren as a main character The author did such a wonderful job of portraying her different emotions, both in her current life and her own lost memories, that she slowly re discovers throughout the story I really love books that revolve around spies and betrayal at the moment and Incendiary definitely fit the bill MY BLOG INSTAGRAM UPDATE 3 18 20After much deliberation, we have decided to cancel the tour Due to the CDC s recommendation to cancel or postpone events for 8 weeks, we don t want to risk the public safety of any reader I m so heartbroken to have to do this, but I hope that you still pre order the book and share it Love, Zoraida UPDATE 3 5 20 I M GOING ON TOUR I hope I get to see you at one of the stops.UPDATE 11 27 19 We have ARCs If you ve like a chance at a copy request via Netgalley or Edelweiss if you re a librarian bookseller UPDATE 9 8 19 The cover will be revealed 9 9 19 on BN teen blog I haven t talked about this book enough We now have an official date April 28th, 2020 A fiery cover is coming soon If you ve been waiting and watching, just know that I ve been working on it for the last two years We sold it in 2017 and it has been a journey in the best way Sometimes when you start with one idea, it evolves and changes until you have something you re completely proud of This is definitely violent than any of the books you might be used to from me, so if you re sensitive to that, heads up The violence reflects the world Ren grew up in While it s a departure from my Brooklyn Bruja books, I hope you recognize my voice Ren and the Kingdom of Puerto Leones are in my heart now and I can t wait for you to meet her. So much awesome in this My heart can t take it Review to come. loosely based on the Spain of the 15th century, reimagining the Inquisition Assassin s Creed anyone