Books A Treason of Thorns by Laura E. Weymouth Hardcover, 320 pages, HarperTeen, List Price: $17.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleA Treason of ThornsAuthorLaura E. Weymouth Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers NPR Summary Violet Sterling has spent the last seven years in exile, longing to return to Burleigh House. One of the six great houses of England, Burleigh's magic kept both the countryside and Violet happy. That is, until her father's treason destroyed everything. Genres: Young Adult Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by Laura E. Weymouth The Light Between Worlds Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about A Treason of Thorns Review Book Reviews 3 Crackling Young Adult Reads To Welcome Fall September 16, 2019 Time to put down the beach reads and pick up some substantive, immersive new young adult books — from a monstrous fantasy, to a refugee's tale, to a story that brings new meaning to haunted houses.