Everything you need to understand or teach The Heir (The Selection) by Cass, Kiera.
The Heir, by Kiera Cass, is a dystopian-romance written for the young adult audience. The novel is the fourth installment of The Selection series. The Heir is the tale of Eadlyn Shreave, an 18-year-old heir to the throne. Eadlyn thinks that her power and control eliminate any need for love other than the love that she shares with her family. However, these beliefs start to change after she begins a journey that leads her to the discovery that love enhances one’s life and makes the individual a better person. Love also makes better leaders. Themes in the narrative include the power of women, appearances vs. reality, the limitations of laws, and social class, and the power of love.