Lai, Jay, Al, and Erik are on the run after the military accuses them of being traitors. Tensions between everyone are high, but they have to stick together if they want to survive. And somehow stop the war that’s now in full swing.
But when Erik returns to the rebels to find answers about his past, Lai, Al, and Jay have no choice but to go to the Order—a peace coalition bent on stopping the rebels and dissolving the enmity between gifted and ungifted. However, the longer the war drags on, the more Lai’s long-kept secrets threaten to destroy everything she’s ever worked for. Sparks fly as the team constantly questions whether they can trust one another and everyone tries to navigate a war that will change everything.
Filled with the same high-stakes superpowered action and complex relationships as A Soldier and A Liar, Caitlin’s first book, An Outcast and an Ally brings this story to a dramatic and satisfying close.
An Outcast and an Ally … where do I begin book lovers? An Outcast and an Ally is undoubtedly a novel that should not be missed by anybody because the story that unfolds throughout it is genius, flawlessly written, and wildly entertaining! A short while ago I read A Soldier and A Liar and this book floored me so much that I was so excited to read the next book An Outcast and an Ally, and now that I have finished it I can say this story has floored me again too! That is why I really recommend this book as it will captivate and entertain you from start to finish!
An Outcast and an Ally is an incredible book by the talented Caitlin Lochner who in An Outcast and an Ally, expands on her story from A Soldier and A Liar. As this is book two in the series I do not want to spoil the premise of the second book! So here is a snippet from my review of the first book which sets the premise for this series!
“A Soldier and A Liar is a thrilling, captivating, and memorable ya fantasy tale that will take its readers on a journey like no other! The reader in A Soldier and A Liar will meet the 17-year-old protagonist of the novel, Lai Cathewell. Lai however is no ordinary teenager as she has superpowers and is known as Nyte and she is not the only one. However, her kind is not treated with fairness or equality and thus her life is full of hardship. The reader will follow Lai as she soon hears of a group of rebel Nytes looking to overthrow the Etiole government and this forces her to team up with fellow Nytes to stop this from happening and this book lovers is the premise of the sensational A Soldier and A Liar!”
Now, how wonderful does A Soldier and A Liar sounds?! In An Outcast and an Ally the reader will be reunited with the characters they grew to love in the first and get taken on a continued journey full of twists and turns galore! An Outcast and an Ally is a fast-paced young adult thriller that is shocking as well as thrilling and managed to keep me captivated until the very end! This is thanks to Caitlin Lochner’s flawless literature and her fast-paced narrative that had twists and turns galore!
The story of An Outcast and an Ally is an intriguing one and one that left me shocked at many points. I am not talking about a small amount of shock to book lovers but rather a massive shock because An Outcast and an Ally provide a host of them and they are big ones! The twists and turns and the numerous shocking moments throughout the story thrilled me from start to finish and kept me entertained and turning the pages with haste. It is tough for an author to keep their readers engaged, especially when writing a thriller, so the fact that Caitlin Lochner was able to do this and so effortlessly shows us that she is an incredibly talented author whose work should not be missed!
Caitlin Lochner is a brilliant writer who has written a fantastic story and come up with a brilliant plot. Lochner from the very start sets the tone of the novel; she lets her readers know that this is going to be a dark and atmospheric book thanks to her literature and wow was it! Lochner is exceptional because she grabs her reader’s attention from the start very quickly and keeps them engrossed until the end.
Overall An Outcast and an Ally is a superb novel that has everything a reader would want in a story; it has a thrilling narrative, magnificent plot development, and excellent characterization that will thrill and excite its readers so of course, I have to award this impressive piece of literature five stars! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers and check out the first book A Soldier and A Liar, you won’t regret it!
Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is follow the links below!
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