The Banu Nahida and her Afshin have finally taken back Daevabad and made their enemies pay, but magic has left the city, leaving them powerless to keep control. Nahri and Ali find themselves worlds away and without their magic, they must decide if it is worth it to risk saving Daevabad.
After joining the rebellion, Amani and her Demdji powers of controlling the desert are an integral part of the group, when she suddenly gets captured and brought to the place, home of the Sultan the rebellion is fighting against. While there, she tries to find out information to help the rebel, but doesn't sense even bigger danger around the corner.
After going viral online for finding out that her boyfriend was cheating on her with two other women, Samiah and the two other women become friends and agree that they are going to go six months without dating to just focus on themselves. But when Daniel, the new guy at Samiah's company, comes along, she might have a hard time sticking to her new no dating rule.
Set in the 1930's, Bea has never lived up to her parents' expectations of a refined young lady. Instead, she is interested in learning and science and definitely not the arranged marriage her parents have planned for her in order to save their estate. For the summer, she gets sent to her uncle's house in Italy and begins to discover who she really is outside of anyone else's expectations.
After inheriting a house that was left to her by her birth parents, Libby begins to find out more about her mysterious past. As more people related to that past begin showing up, she begins to learn all of the dark secrets that led to the discovery of her as a baby in a house with three dead bodies.