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Illusions shatter—and Sophie and her friends face impossible choices—in this astonishing eighth book in the New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling Keeper of the Lost Cities series.

Sophie Foster wants answers. But after a lifetime of lies, sometimes the truth is the most dangerous discovery. Even the smallest secret comes with terrifying new responsibilities.

And Sophie’s not the only one with blank spots in her past, or mysteries surrounding her family. She and her friends are part of something much bigger than they imagined—and their roles have already been chosen for them.

Every clue drags them deeper into the conspiracy. Every memory forces them to question everything—especially one another. And the harder they fight, the more the lines blur between friend and enemy.
Hardcover, 816 pages
Published on November 5, 2019 by Aladdin
ISBN-10: 1534427333
ISBN-13: 9781534427334
31 Book Reviews
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  • bsc
    bscTuesday, April 28, 2020 at 8:21 am55 stars
    This book was awesome! I can't wait for Unlocked to come out!
    • blossomreader
      blossomreaderWednesday, May 13, 2020 at 7:13 am55 stars
      Me too! I want it to come out so bad!
      • bsc
        bscWednesday, May 13, 2020 at 8:07 pm55 stars
        I know, I love Shannon Messenger for writing the books, but I hate that she left us on a cliffhanger! Btw, great review!
    • LostCityKeeper!Thursday, April 9, 2020 at 9:41 am
      I LOVE THIS SERIES!!!! IT'S THE COMPLETE BEST!!!! I DIDN'T EVEN KNOW ANOTHER ONE CAME OUT!!!! IT LOOKS AMAZING!!!!!
      • kotlcgirl
        kotlcgirlThursday, April 2, 2020 at 9:49 am55 starsFeatured
        OMG! Sophie has many problems. Between Fitz, her boyfriend, and her search to find her biological parents, nothing goes as planned. Shannon Messenger keeps amazing me even though I'm angry at her for that last cliffhanger! Sophie is like my best friend. I understand her and follow her on her many adventures. I can't wait to find out what happened to Keefe and everything else that Mr. Forkle is hiding from Sophie, even though as he loves to say, knowledge is a dangerous thing... Hurry up, Shannon, I want the next book! :)
        • bsc
          bscMonday, April 27, 2020 at 8:28 am55 stars
          Love the review!
          • bookstory14
            bookstory14Friday, April 3, 2020 at 8:04 am
            Congrats @sophiefoster20 on your super cool book review and your Editor's Pick! Great job!!
          • glitterclaws
            glitterclawsThursday, March 12, 2020 at 2:19 pm55 stars
            I love this series if you haven't read defiantly do, its the eighth book of the keeper the of the lost cities series by Shannon Messenger.
            • Sophie Foster Sunday, February 23, 2020 at 9:02 am
              I loved reading this book. There was suspense until the end. I still can't belive who Sophie Foster 's biological mom is !
              • london_zebra
                london_zebraWednesday, February 12, 2020 at 8:48 pm55 stars
                This book, Legacy, has been a very fun book to read. With about 800 pages, it made me busy in a good way. The book is about a girl, Sophie, growing up with powers. She shares many relationships with friends and they battle their enemies, a group called the Neverseen. This book has been super fun, I almost cried at the end! Make sure to read it!
                • redqueenlol21
                  redqueenlol21Monday, February 3, 2020 at 2:22 pm55 stars
                  I loved the suspense and thriller in this book.
                  • kiwibird
                    kiwibirdTuesday, January 28, 2020 at 7:38 pm55 stars
                    I love this book it feels like it is actually happening and every time I finish one of these amazing books I am super exited to get the next book as soon as it comes out. I love it when I can find exiting fantasy books like this.
                    • kotlcfitzphie13
                      kotlcfitzphie13Thursday, January 2, 2020 at 3:04 pm55 stars
                      THIS. BOOK. IS. AWESOME! Sophie is having many problems that have to do with past books, but she discovers more secrets than she should know. This book will shock and amaze you. I recommend reading this book! From crushes to fighting for your friend, this book is truly a thriller!
                      • chocolate168
                        chocolate168Sunday, December 29, 2019 at 5:23 pm55 stars
                        HIYA! I read this book, and it's AWESOME! Sophie discovers many secrets, but just like Mr. Forkle said, it only complicated things. She has trouble prioritizing what she believes is more important than her personal life - for example, she is often distracted by boy problems. Can she figure out how to clean up this big mess/war and save all the species from destroying each other and themselves? Read this book and FIND OUT! I would recommend this book to people who love magic, fantasy, adventure, and books! Thanks, SHANNON MESSENGER!!!!!!!!!!! #TeamFosterKeefe4Evr
                        • roxanne3
                          roxanne3Saturday, November 14, 2020 at 11:18 am55 stars
                          Personally, #TeamFitzphie!!! I love your review 😁