1. Assassins. When you have a mind of your own, people seem to want to kill you.
2. Vultures. AKA unwanted suitors with lots of power and very little hair.
3. Sisters. Always a challenge, whether one is headstrong or not. But Aurelia’s sister definitely belongs on this list.
4. Stepmothers. Like we haven’t all read enough fairy tales to know this. And I admit that Aurelia’s stepmother bears an unfortunate resemblance to the fairy tale stereotype. Aurelia would really prefer that her stepmother did not. But that’s just not the way life turned out.
Check out the rest of Aurelia’s top 10 at Emily’s blog, Falling For YA!