Sarah J. Mass is a very popular YA author, particularly on 'bookstagram' I've had this on watch for about 6 month and this is the first price fall I've seen. Kobo will price match if you don't like amazon / would prefer it in epub format you just have to fill in their price match request form.
"Meet Celaena Sardothien.
Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness.
In the dark, filthy salt mines of Endovier, an eighteen-year-old girl is serving a life sentence. She is a trained assassin, the best of her kind, but she made a fatal mistake. She got caught.
Young Captain Westfall offers her a deal: her freedom in return for one huge sacrifice. Celaena must represent the prince in a to-the-death tournament - fighting the most gifted thieves and assassins in the land. Live or die, Celaena will be free. Win or lose, she is about to discover her true destiny. But will her assassin's heart be melted?"