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Where Nirrim lives, crime abounds, a harsh tribunal rules, and society’s pleasures are reserved for the High Caste. Life in the Ward is grim and punishing. People of her low status are forbidden from sampling sweets or wearing colors. You either follow the rules, or pay a tithe and suffer the consequences.

Nirrim keeps her head down and a dangerous secret close to her chest
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Hardcover, 352 pages
Expected publication: March 3rd 2020 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)
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Emily (Books with Emily Fox)
Need. Now.
Nastassja

UPDATE

Aaahhh, we've got a new premise and it clarifies some things and intrigues so much!

Set in the world of the New York Times–bestselling Winner’s Trilogy, beloved author Marie Rutkoski returns with an epic LGBTQ romantic fantasy

Omg, I am hyperventilating!

But then she encounters Sid, a rakish traveler from far away

I wonder if maybe it's one of the characters from TWT but under disguise?


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I don’t know how I feel about the change of the title. Fall like thieves had som

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Simona Bartolotta
Mar 04, 2017 marked it as wishlist
The moment I read "Untitled -Marie Rutkoski"? There's no word in any language able to describe what I felt. Try "elated" raised to googolplex and maybe then you'll be getting close to it.

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Candace Robinson
The title! 😍😍

A blurb? When the crap did this happen?? 🙌🏻🙌🏻

Well what do we have here? Need!!!! I’m so excited!! 😍
enqi ☁️✨ [joon's]
i don't know what this is but i know i need it
Brittney ~ Reverie and Ink
Hi hi hi we have a blurb...

I'm not freaking out, you are. Not me, you.


Okay me.
Cody
Mar 09, 2017 marked it as to-read
NEW YA FANTASY PROJECT PLANNED FOR 2018

What this really means……

Cody’s new favourite book is coming in 2018.

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This is the best news ever! I am ready to have my heart crushed with all the feels Rutkoski will undoubtedly give me. SEND HELP!

Also this can only mean one thing….. THE WINNER’S CURSE REREAD 2017!!

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ELLIAS (elliasreads)
May 05, 2019 marked it as to-read
MAY 5th, 2019

Set in the world of the New York Times–bestselling Winner’s Trilogy, beloved author Marie Rutkoski returns with an epic LGBTQ romantic fantasy about learning to free ourselves from the lies others tell us—and the lies we tell ourselves.

SIGN ME THE FUCK UP HOLY I MISSED THIS WORLD!!
Tashie
Jan 20, 2018 marked it as to-read
no offense but even though we have no real info on this book, I’m ready to offer marie all my coins without hesitating so there’s that
Hollis
Jun 09, 2017 marked it as to-read
blurb alert!


please. please just take my money.
⚔ Silvia ⚓
May 03, 2019 marked it as anticipated-2020
Shelves: ff-romance
There's something that makes me extremely emo (in a good way) about authors whose previously pretty straight books I loved coming up with casual sapphic content. Anyway I'm so here for this!!!
Nadhira Satria
May 26, 2017 marked it as to-read
CAN YOU HEAR ME CRYING? I WOULD SELL MY SOUL TO THE DEVIL FOR THIS BOOK
Marianne - November Words
A BLURB!!!
AND THIS BOOK IS SET IN THE SAME WORLD OF THE WINNER'S CURSE!!
O.M.GGGGGGGGGGG

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A TITLE GUYS!!

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I don't freaking care what exactly this is about, The Winner's Trilogy is my fav trilogy ever, I need this new book yesterday thnx
Aimee ♥ | Aimee, Always
omgomgomgomg marie rutkoski!!!
Kira Simion
Mar 20, 2017 marked it as to-read
Marie Rutkoski writing another story?

SIGN ME THE FREAK UP.
I LOVED THE WINNER'S TRILOGY! DON'T LET ME DOWN.<333
Anja H.
Nov 09, 2017 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-anticipated
Marie Rutkoski is writing it?
I'm reading it!
Cesar
May 09, 2019 marked it as to-read
"Set in the world of the New York Times–bestselling Winner’s Trilogy, beloved author Marie Rutkoski returns with an epic LGBTQ romantic fantasy about learning to free ourselves from the lies others tell us—and the lies we tell ourselves."

Set in the world of the Winner's Trilogy.

LGBTQ romance.

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Marty :} (thecursedbooks)
I've never pressed the 'want-to-read' button so fast before.
mith
Oct 10, 2018 marked it as to-read
Shelves: 2020-publication
hello, hello, hello, is that a title i spy?
Nicole N. (A Myriad of Books)
UPDATE (10/24/18): Holy crap, when did this get a synopsis? Do you see the goosebumps on my skin?! Well, THEY'RE THERE! Just 8 more months of waiting... Oh nvm. I just saw that this isn't expected until January 2020. That's my birthday month! It's a good month...

UPDATE (7/31/18): OMG, A TITLE!!! I’m S C R E A M I N G! I don’t even care that I have to wait 11 months! It just means we’re getting more of Marie’s sensual, lyrical writing. *faints*

UPDATE (1/8/18): It's 2018 so GUESS WHAT WE'RE (SUPPO
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Ellie (faerieontheshelf)
Sep 05, 2018 marked it as to-read
Shelves: ya-lit, fantasy
*spits* a (new) TITLE AND A SYNOPSIS AND A LGBTQ ROMANCE? *falls down dead of excitement*

Rutkoski you are my queen

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oh thank god I was genuinely worried rutkoski wouldn’t have any more books out fml

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the old title was Fall Like Thieves and as much as I love this new title, the old one was super catchy and unique
The Wanderings Of Readers
Untitled. Marie Rutkoski.

Nothing more.


I FREAKING NEED IT .
Lance
May 03, 2019 marked it as to-read
Shelves: most-anticipated
"LGBTQ romantic fantasy." I assumed this was going to be a heterosexual romantic fantasy, but the fact that its a sapphic romance set in the world of The Winner's Trilogy? TAKE MY MONEY MARIE RUTKOSKI.
Lenore .
Mar 04, 2017 marked it as to-read
Shelves: anticipated-2020
Update 13/9/18
Bless the person who updates the GR description with Marie's Instagram reveals
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Update 31/7/18
We have a title and a potential release date!!! Somebody pinch me OMG
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OHMYGOSHOHMYGOSHOHMYGOSH
*SCREAMING*
Laura
I need this book now. Marie can't do wrong and I'm so ready for this new adventure.
Daphne (Illumicrate)
Apr 12, 2018 marked it as to-read
PLEASE LET THIS BE TRUE!

Update: THERE IS A SYNOPSIS. I'M HYPERVENTILATING
Nina-Tala (JustAddAWord) Shannak
3 words: Marie. Rutkoski. Fantasy.

I'm sold. She's an THE auto-buy author of all time.
Jennifer
Mar 25, 2019 marked it as to-read
omgomgomgomgomgomg *deep breath* omgomgomg
Kat
Holy SHIT you guys as if I could be any more excited for this book, but now it's queer?!?!?!?! Marie is determined to make me a mess until I can get this in my hands.
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Marie Rutkoski is the New York Times bestselling author of The Winner's Trilogy, which begins with The Winner's Curse. She also wrote the YA novel The Shadow Society and the children's fantasy series The Kronos Chronicles, including The Cabinet of Wonders. Her next project is a YA duology set in the same world as The Winner's Curse. The first in this duology is called The Midnight Lie and will be ...more