“Throne of Glass” is a fantasy novel written by Sarah J. Maas. It is the first book in the “Throne of Glass” series, which follows the adventures of Celaena Sardothien, a teenage assassin in a fantastical world. The book was originally published in 2012.
The story begins with Celaena in the salt mines of Endovier, serving a life sentence for her criminal activities. However, she is offered a chance at freedom by the Crown Prince, Dorian Havilliard. To earn her freedom, Celaena must compete in a competition to become the king’s champion, a deadly contest that pits skilled warriors against each other.
As the story unfolds, political intrigue, magical elements, and complex relationships come into play. The series has gained popularity for its strong protagonist, intricate world-building, and a mix of action, romance, and suspense.
The “Throne of Glass” series consists of several books, and it has been well-received by fans of young adult fantasy literature. The series includes titles like “Crown of Midnight,” “Heir of Fire,” “Queen of Shadows,” and others, concluding with “Kingdom of Ash.” If you enjoy high fantasy with strong female protagonists, intricate plots, and a touch of romance, you might find the “Throne of Glass” series engaging.