Blanca & Roja
This mash-up of Snow White, Little Red Riding Hood, and Swan Lake feels wholly unique. Blanca and Roja del Cisne couldn't be more different, but they share a generations-old connection with a bevy of swans. They've been warned that someday the swans will endanger their lives with a precarious game, leaving one girl trapped in the body of a swan. When two neighbor boys get involved in the spell, the mysterious magic moves in unpredictable ways—weaving their fates together in a story that reads like an enchanting walk through the woods.
The biggest lie of all is the story you think you already know.
The del Cisne girls have never just been sisters; they’re also rivals, Blanca as obedient and graceful as Roja is vicious and manipulative. They know that, because of a generations-old spell, their family is bound to a bevy of swans deep in the woods. They know that, one day, the swans will pull them into a dangerous game that will leave one of them a girl, and trap the other in the body of a swan.
But when two local boys become drawn into the game, the swans’ spell intertwines with the strange and unpredictable magic lacing the woods, and all four of their fates depend on facing truths that could either save or destroy them. Blanca & Roja is the captivating story of sisters, friendship, love, hatred, and the price we pay to protect our hearts.