The Green Rider by Kristen Britain Karigan has fled from school following a fight. As she travels through the forest, a horse & its rider impaled by two arrows, ride up to her. With his dying breath, he tells her he is a Green Rider, one of the legendary messengers of the King. He makes Karigan swear to deliver the message he's carrying, giving her his green coat, with its symbolic broach of office. Pursued by unknown assassins, she finds herself in a world of danger and magic.