A cursed prince. Two clashing empires. A bloody throne no one can keep. Vlad Dracul is shattered. After a lifetime of service, the aging knight is stunned to see his king deceive him. This betrayal breaks his heart and costs him the throne he's lived his whole life for. Defying fate, Vlad gathers an army to fight for his right. But can his horde of rag-tag peasants measure up to the sultan's trained janissaries? Vlad fears that the old witch's curse will come true and his quest for the throne will end in his grave. Can Vlad crush his rivals to win the throne of thorns, or will his reckless quest earn him a gruesome death? Throne of Thorns is the spellbinding first book in The Curse of the Dracula Brothers Transylvanian historical fantasy series. If you like heroic quests, undaunted heroes who can't quit, and a touch of unsettling Transylvanian magic, you'll love RR Jones's epic adventure. Read Throne of Thorns today to unearth Dracula's childhood mystery.